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Help your work grow with tree Photoshop brushes.

Tree brushes are key to creating realistic foliage in Adobe Photoshop. Discover how to bring an organic look to your art with this high-quality brush set.

Branch out with the tree brush pack.

You can use high-resolution tree brushes to create a forest’s worth of flora, from pine trees to tropical coconut palms. They’re a great way to add a realistic tree silhouette to a photo or design project.

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Organize your orchard.

With a variety of different tree options including pine trees, dead trees, and even palm tree brushes, there’s a lot to keep track of. You can create separate folders for each style in your Brush Panel.

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Tweak your trees.

From the Brush Settings panel you can adjust every feature of your tree silhouette brushes, from gradient to size to color, then save it as a preset for future use.

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Plant your trees on a different layer.

By placing your tree on its own layer, you can edit it individually from the rest of your project to ensure that it blends perfectly with the whole image.

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Create your own tree brushes.

If the tree brushes available don’t fit what you had in mind, you can use the Brush Settings panel to create your own unique brush. 

Get free hi-res Photoshop brushes for personal or commercial use.

With the Summer 2021 Brush Set, available as a free download, it’s easy to create lush vegetation — including tree images.


Download free Photoshop tree brushes

How to install your complete tree brush Photoshop pack.

Learn how to install free Photoshop brushes.

1. Download it:

Download a selection of different brushes as add-ons.

2. Open it:

Launch Photoshop and open the Brushes window, then click the hamburger menu to the right.

3. Import it:

Select Import Brushes.

4. Open it:

Select the ABR file for the brush pack you want to use and click Load.

5. Use it:

Your new promo brush pack will be available in the Brushes window. 

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Tree brush questions? We have answers.

It’s easy to create a tree brush in Photoshop from an existing image. Just import your photograph of a tree, use a black-to-white Gradient Map adjustment layer to desaturate the image, increase the contrast, then go to Edit › Define Brush Preset to save it as a custom brush.

You can find tree brushes in the Brushes panel, which you can access from the toolbar or the Window › Brush menu. 

Discover how to make your tree brushes come to life.

Learn how you can use Photoshop features to enhance your tree brushes.

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Paint in symmetry.

Find out how you can use your favorite brush to create perfectly symmetrical patterns, whether you’re making a mirror image or an intricate design.

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Save tool presets.

Photoshop tools have a staggering range of customizability. Learn how you can save your favorite settings and presets to use again and again.

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