How To Install & Use Fairy Sparkle & Dust Photoshop Brushes

With this set of photoshop brushes I will often get the question "how do I make my sparkles more sparkly?" This tutorial will take your through installing them and also how to use the brushes effectively.  You can even create your own Sparkly overlays with these brushes!

In all of my brush sets, I have included an instructions sheet, to help you with installation into Photoshop.  If you still find it confusing, you can follow the below steps.


  • Go to Edit > Preset > Preset Manager… then select the Brushes preset type. 
  • Click Load… then locate the file ending in .ABR, and click open. 
  • Your brushes will be available to use with the Brush Tool in the Brushes Panel (Window > Brush) 

The following video will walk you through how to use the brushes.