How To Install New Brushes In Photoshop?

In this tutorial I’ll teach you how to install new brushes in Photoshop. This method is common and works with any version of Photoshop that you use. There are different methods of installing brushes but this is one common and easy-to-use method.

Step 1:

Open Photoshop and click on Brush Toolor press Bon your keyboard.


Step 2:

On the top click Brush Preset picker, next to brush size.


Step 3:

Now a window pops up on the screen. On the top-right corner you can see a small arrow pointing right. Click that. From the drop down select Load Brushes.


Step 4:

Locate your file (Note: Brush files have .ABR extension) and click Load


Step 5:

Once your done loading the brushes, scroll down and you’ll see your new brushes there.


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Joel Fernandes

Joel Fernandes (G+) is a tech enthusiast and a social media blogger. During his leisure time, he enjoys taking photographs, and photography is one of his most loved hobbies. You can find some of his photos on Flickr. He does a little of web coding, and maintains a tech blog of his own - Techo Latte. Joel is currently pursuing his Masters in Computer Application from Bangalore, India. You can get in touch with him on Twitter - @joelfernandes, or visit his Facebook Profile for more information.