St. Patrick's Day presents certain graphic design challenges to professional designers because there are relatively few symbols for this party holiday. Yet with a bit of creative flair, you can put even the most tired designs to work with these St. Patrick's Day graphic design freebies and resources for Photoshop, Illustrator, and even a bit of inspiration.
DesignBliss lists two free St. Patrick's Day shamrock vectors and a nice Irish draught vector you can plug in most anywhere.
DesignBliss also lists 37 St. Patrick's Day Photoshop shamrock brushes.
Zenelements has a nifty tutorial on how to create a St. Patrick's Day leprechaun vector using Adobe Illustrator.
Lord of Design has a great St. Patrick's Day vector pack loaded with leprechauns, shamrocks, green hats and patterns.
On BazaarDesigns you can find an EPS pack with St. Patrick's Day icons, including a pot of gold, Irish-colored balloons and badges, a painted rainbow, a lucky horseshoe, a green hat, a shamrock and a mug of green beer.
There's nothing like some Irish Pumpkin Potage to stir your appetite for creative design work. Get more St. Patrick's Day graphic design inspiration by scouring the recipes at AllRecipes.
For St. Patrick's Day antics, tricks, pranks and an incredible array of inspiring photos, try social networking sites such as Facebook. And don't forget to do a commercial-use search at CreativeCommons.org!
You can find free and paid St. Patrick's Day graphic design resources at Brusheezy.com, Vecteezy.com and Flasheezy.com.