Create A Distressed Effect with GIMP

In this tutorial I’ll be demonstrating how to use layer masking to apply textures to objects in GIMP in order to create a distressed effect. This is good for giving your designs an aged, worn, vintage sort of appeal.

You can download 15 free texture images here:

The example logo used for this design can be downloaded here:

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Intro song: “In Da Mood” by Combustibles, used with written permission

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