Best Valentine's Day Graphic Design Resources
In a pinch for a last-minute Valentine's Day design for a client? If you need Valentine's Day vectors, fonts, icons, or inspiration, here are hundreds of Valentine's Day design resources you can sift through to find the perfect graphic in a pinch.
- About.com's Celebrate Valentine's Day page has dozens of links to Valentine's Day pictures, stories, love letters, love spells, gift guides, and travel ideas you can use as inspiration for your own designs.
- Designerinterviews.com lists more than 50 useful Valentine's Day design resources, including Valentine's Day fonts, Valentine's Day Photoshop brushes, icons and more.
- Find some super sharp Valentine's Day graphic design tutorials, icons and fonts at Area1.info.
- Crazy Leaf offers some free Valentine's Day vectors, including hearts, gift packages, roses and a neat grunge-style winged heart with skateboard design.
- On DesignBliss you'll find more than 50 Valentine's Day graphic design resources and most of them free.
- Get four incredible and original Valentine's Day vectors from DesignFreebies.com.
- Colorburned is giving away some Illustrator Valentine's Day pattern swatches.
- You can get more than 100 free Valentine's Day fonts from Designorati. Some of these are over the top, but there are enough diamonds in the rough to warrant a look.
- Valentine's Day history is as interesting as it is inspirational. Learn more about Valentine's Days past so you can use new and original themes in your designs through The History Channel and Wikipedia.
- Few graphic designs are as mouthwatering and scrumptious as those that mimic the colors and styles found in favorite Valentine's Day recipes. For inspiration, check out AllRecipes.com's Valentine's Day collection.
- CreativeCommons.org is, of course, a great place to get free stock images you won't find anywhere else. StockExchange is another excellent resource - just make sure you double-check your usage rights under each individual file's license (you should do this with all of these resources).
- You can also check Brusheezy.com, Vecteezy.com and Flasheezy.com for some free and paid Valentine's Day Photoshop, Illustrator and Flash design resources.