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If you're looking for free vector grunge graphics, such as distressed backgrounds, worn textures, dirty paint splatter, and more, then you've found a compilation worth downloading. We've collected an assortment of vector grunge illustrations, free vector grunge textures, and wickedly worn graphics available for free download. Jump in and grab these free grunge vectors now and start making grunge vector art for your next project.
Many of these free vector graphics are available for commercial use, as well as personal use. Some may have stronger restrictions though, so as always check the usage rights before using.
Using Vector Grunge Graphics in Your Work
Vector grunge graphics are used primarily for distressing your vector illustrations. Vector graphics are known for their crisp look, with sharp edges, and controlled gradients. Graphics made in Illustrator naturally have a shiny modern style, whether you're making icons for interfaces or illustrations for print.
Giving your work a worn feel can humanize your vector work, making them fit better in a vintage style catalogue design, retro themed advertising campaign, dirty music cover, screenprinted t-shirt, and more. There are so many projects designers can use vector grunge graphics in that a list would be endless.
Whether your final vector work is destined for the web, mobile, or print, giving your vectors a grunge feel can be just what your next project needs.
Creating Vector Grunge Graphics
Here are some tutorials that will teach you how to create vector grunge graphics of various styles and how to apply them to your illustrations:
- How to Create a Spray Grunge Splatter
- Quick Tip: Create a Set of Scalable Grunge Icons
- Illustrate a Grunge Style Talking Skull in Vector
Download Vector Grunge Graphics for Free Right Now
If you're in a hurry though, then download one of the free files below, and put them to use right now in your current design or illustration project. We've assembled a large collection of useful vector grunge graphics: with textures, corners, borders, background, splats, and more.
Grab a multitude of vector grunge graphic freebies to add to your files, which are available in EPS, CSH, AI and other vector formats for free download. Whether you use Adobe Illustrator, Inkscape, or prefer another vector software package, you can download these sets and use them in your next design. There are plenty of options to fit just the grunge need your project has right now.
Free Vector Grunge Textures
Grunge textures are versatile vector freebies. You can overlay them over your graphic and illustration work to give them a worn or vintage feel. We have subtle grunge vectors, as well as rust inspired vector textures, a set that looks like a scratchboard, and more available below. Each one of these will add a different feel to your vector work. Follow the links below to grab these free vector grunge textures.
Free Vector Grunge Corners, Borders, and Backgrounds
Grunge vector art is stylish and fits with various aesthetics, from alternative music, vintage style graphics, and more. A simple way to distress your artwork is to apply grunge corners or borders. If you're looking to give your artwork a stronger grunge feel, then you can apply a well worn vector grunge background.
Some of these look like they could have been formed from stains on the side of dumpsters or cracked walls in urban areas. Each one of these vector grunge graphics will add a unique feel to your vector work. Follow the links below to grab these vector grunge borders, corners, and backgrounds as free vector grunge downloads.
Free Vector Grunge Splats
Grunge splats can add a specific worn look to your vector graphics. If you're looking to create a paint splattered effect, or make a graphic look like it's been rained on heaveily, then one of the following sets would be great to use. Follow the links below to grab these free vector grunge splatter textures.
Free Miscellaneous Grunge Vectors
Here are a multitude of additional grunge graphics of all sorts, from worn vintage wings, to rough plant textures, distressed arrows, vector grunge frames, and various classic grunge graphics. If you need abstract grunge vector graphics elements, or have a specific vector grunge need, then download one of the free vector grunge sets below.
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