GIMP is the GNU Image Manipulation program. It has been distributed as an open source, so therefore, anyone can easily download the software without any donation. It can easily work on different operating systems. It is also available in many languages as well. Are you ready for some awesome GIMP tutorials?

GIMP is packed with plenty of awesome features:

  • It has a customizable interface that allows you to easily customize the view and behavior of the image as you like it.
  • GIMP saves you from other unnecessary details using the clone tool.
  • The hardware of the GIMP includes a unique support for the various input devices.
  • You can change the size, angle, or even the opacity of a brush while you are painting, binding your favorite scripts to buttons.

If you are interested in learning and doing all these, there are plenty of tutorials available for you.

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1. Creating Fireball and Explosion Effect

Creating Fireball and Explosion effect

This tutorials is for intermediate GIMP users, having basic knowledge of layers mask and other tools. In this tutorial, you will learn to transform a stock image into a fireball and explosion.

2. Cool Typography Design Poster

Cool Typography Design Poster

In this tutorial, you will learn how to create a cool typography design poster. You will also learn to make some elements look dirty and also how to add textures to the design.

3. Gold Text Effect

Gold Text Effect

This is a very great looking tutorial that is adapted from the tutorial of Photoshop and shows us how to create a gold text effect by using the GIMP.

4. Neon Lights Tutorial

Neon Lights Tutorial

This tutorial shows us how to implement a good animated menu by using MootooIs and, some lines of CSS and HTML.

5. Recoloring Eyes

Recoloring Eyes

In this tutorial, you will learn an easy way to recolor the eyes.

6. A Colored Swirl of Light

A colored swirl of light

This is also a great looking tutorial in which you will learn great effects, usable for all kinds of graphics such as the flyers, wallpapers, etc.

7. Making a Pencil Drawing from a Photo

Making a pencil drawing from a photo

This tutorial teaches you to convert any image into a good looking pencil drawing, and there is no need of edge detection filters.

8. Gimp Sin City Tutorial

Gimp Sin City

You can learn how to create a dramatic effect by using the GIMP in this tutorial. It is very useful for everyone.

9. Flame Abstract Tutorial

Flame Abstract Tutorial

In this tutorial, you will learn on how to use the flame filters in order to make a simple abstract background.

10. How to Create Light Saber Effects

How to create Lightsaber effects

In this tutorial, you will learn to create a light saber effect. It is very interesting to learn through the GIMP.

11. Vista-Like Wallpaper

Creating a Vista-like wallpaper

In this tutorial, you will learn to create a very beautiful way to create wallpaper that is exactly as the one you saw in Vista.

12. Advanced Photo Separation

Advanced Photo Separation

In this tutorial, you will learn a clean way to separate an object in the photo from its background.

13. Cool Circle Light Effect

Cool Circle Light Effect

You will learn to create a cool circle light effect by using GIMP. It is inspired from the White Photoshop tutorial.

14. Make an Extremely Real Letter

Make An Extremely Real Letter

Learn how to create an extremely real letter effect by using GIMP.

15. Creative Composition

Creative Composition

This tutorial shows you how to create a creative composition for your photos.

16. Colorful Glowing Text Effect

Colourful glowing text effect

You can learn to create a glowing text effect that will look perfect on every picture and image.

17. Split-Toning


This tutorial teaches you to have certain colors for highlights and certain colors for shadows.

18. Fun With Light

Fun with light

This tutorial shows you how to transform an ordinary light of a bulb to a stunning masterpiece of your own.

19. Super Slick Dusky Lighting Effects

Super Slick Dusky Lighting

This tutorial shows you to how to create a super slick dusty lighting effect by using the GIMP.

20. Contaminated Effect

Contaminated Effect

This tutorial shows you how to create an awesome looking illustrated effect by using the techniques of GIMP.

GIMP has the ability to make an ordinary looking image and into great looking images that you will surely appreciate.

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