Use of texture and patterns enhances the overall appeal of the design. Usually, these textures are found on the usual background, but they can also be mixed with other design elements like geometrical patterns and artworks to create a poster design in itself.You may also see Seamless Textures.
Here are some amazing handmade textures that you can look at and even use in your own projects and designs. And in case your requirement is very specific, you can also check out some high-quality Paper Textures for a realistic, ink-on-paper feel.
Here is an elegant handmade paper texture. The design can be downloaded as an image of size 5564 x 3744-pixel.
This is quite a rustic and unfinished looking texture that has been created using overlapping brush strokes in black ink.You may also check Black Grunge Textures.
Here is a texture that you can download and edit as a bitmap image for free from the given link below.
This design came out of hand-painted acrylic paint on acrylic paper with a little bit of salt added to give that final texture to the design.
This is a design of the rice paper specific to eastern culture which can be downloaded in various sizes as per web and print requirements.
Here is an abstract doodled texture that contains floral and geometrical elements. The hand made texture looks quite elegant and will go well with a lot of the designs.
Here is a pack of 4 jpeg images set in a size of 3072 x 2304-pixel and shows 4 grungy backgrounds that you can use for your print or web projects.
Here is texture that is part of the 10 hand-made designs that can be used for varied number of projects. The black texture, if used with chalk like text, can be used to create elegant menus.
Here is a seamless lace pattern that can be downloaded as a vector illustration and scaled to different sizes. The download is available in high quality from ShutterStock.
Watercolor textures have certain freshness to them when used nicely on a recycled paper texture and novelty fonts. Use this set of 18 such textures to create freshness in your design.
Fabric textures are also quite a hit with designers these days, specifically handloom prints. Check out this similar vector download from ShutterStock that is available in various sizes to pick from.
These are the textures of actual handmade paper that was derived from full frame dslr image. These textures can be used for creating elegant web and print designs.
Here is another design from ShutterStock that shows the texture of black and white paper marbling. This abstract design can be used for party flyers and other events.
Hand-painted mosaic tiles were quite a thing of architectural beauty in the past. You can use the same inspiration for creating textures for your designs.
This is a hand-scripted wall texture that is available to you for free. The script is in devnagari and shows the texture of wide-bristled paint on wall.
These are some cool and elegant designs that can be used as background for a wide range of stationary, be it a flyer, a leaflet, a brochure, a banner or a simple business card. You can even create your own high-quality patterns using different shapes like stripes or monochrome tetragon patterns. You can even check out this series of grunge patterns to look at more options.