Design Inspiration: Watercolor Effects

Watercolor effects are commonly used by web and graphic designers. In this post we’ll provide some inspiration by showcasing more than 40 items for your inspiration. This showcase includes some watercolor paintings as well as some examples of digital watercolor effects, and we’ll conclude the post by featuring examples of websites that make use of watercolor effects.

Using watercolor effects in your own work doesn’t have to be difficult or time consuming. Although you can certainly create your own custom graphics, using a set of watercolor brushes for Photoshop, or even a set of watercolor textures, can save you time and allow you to quickly create the effects.

Watercolor Design Inspiration

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Watercolor Design Inspiration

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Watercolor Design Inspiration

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Watercolor Design Inspiration

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Watercolor Design Inspiration

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Watercolor Design Inspiration

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Watercolor Design Inspiration

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Watercolor Design Inspiration

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Watercolor Design Inspiration

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Watercolor in Web Design:

Boompa

Watercolor Design Inspiration

Corvus Design Studio

Watercolor Design Inspiration

The Croquis

Watercolor Design Inspiration

Matt Dempsey

Watercolor Design Inspiration

Amyand Park Chapel

Watercolor Design Inspiration

Viget Inspire

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xhtmlCafe

Watercolor Design Inspiration

Restoran Kesten

Watercolor Design Inspiration

The Childhood Center

Watercolor Design Inspiration

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