Free Texture Pack: Big Cottonwood Canyon

This is a collection of 17 high resolution nature and wood textures from a beautiful part of Big Cottonwood Canyon, UT.  We focussed on wood and other nature textures in this pack and will release a texture pack full of rock textures next month.  Click on the thumbnails below to take a look at the images included in this pack and let us know what you think in the comments! All our textures are released under a Creative Commons 3.0 Attribution Share-Alike license. Click the license badge below for more information about usage. Arcane Palette textures by Arcane Palette Creative Design is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 United States License. Based on a work at To download this pack, click the link underneath the previews below. […]

Free Calendar Wallpaper: August Deadwood

I’ve been playing with various photographic effects and grunging them up for the new design, particularly the headers and post thumbnails.  So, it was with those techniques at my fingertips and on my mind that I approached these two wood textures from an upcoming texture pack to create this month’s wallpaper.  And since we were having so much fun, we created two wallpapers this month. Each wallpaper comes in calendar, non-calendar, Twitter, iPad and iPhone variations in the following sizes: Widescreen 1920×1200 1680×1050 1440×900 Standard 1600×1200 1280×960 1152×864 iPad 768×1024 iPhone 320×480 Twitter 1920×1200 (optimized to <800k) Download August Deadwood 23.84MB downloaded 653 times Mirror site (

Free Texture Pack: Nature Textures 2

This is a texture pack of high-quality images of interesting nature textures.  This set continues where our last one left off, adding dirt, wood, vines and leaves to your arsenal. All our textures are released under a Creative Commons 3.0 Attributio…

erin’s sketchbook

erin’s sketchbook is a minimal WordPress theme we built for ourselves a couple years ago. It’s designed to be a good theme for art or photography, using a black background and minimal design to draw attention to the art or photography. It was based on another theme we did before that, Simple Black which, like… (read more)