drawbrary

Best free illustrations for your website or app.

Drawbrary is a curated library containing high-quality & only free illustrations for your website or next project, made by the world's best illustrators.
Best free illustrations

In order to find high-quality illustrations for your project(s) and save you some time wandering through vector directories with low-quality results, we've set some requirements that need to be fulfilled in order to get listed as a source on Drawbrary:

 

  • Free: for personal AND commercial use.

 

  • Multi-purpose: the illustration packages can be used for different kind of websites and apps. No niche.

 

  • Illustrations only, good ones: no low-quality directory websites mixed with icons or other freebies.

 

  • One license: no websites with different licenses per illustration.

 

Having that said, let's see what kind of illustrations are out there!

 

For every website, the number of illustrations and file formats for free versions will be listed. Also, you can find the download requirements, the need for attribution (a link to the illustrator's website) and the license.

Abstrakt Design illustrated by Milica Vezmar Basara and built by Aleksandar Basara is a resource that's focused on abstract illustrations. The purpose of each illustration is a little more clear than the illustrations of Absurd Design, which can be a good or less good thing for you.
Free illustrations: 13
File formats: SVG, PNG
Attribution needed: yes
Download requirements: email address
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Absurd Design made by Diana & Andrian Valeanu offers free surrealist illustrations that can be interpreted by users in various ways. Therefore, one and the same image can be used for different kind of use cases. Just let your imagination do the work.
Free illustrations: 11
File formats: PNG
Attribution needed:
yes
Download requirements: direct download
Read license
Carco Illustrations are designed by Karthik Srinivas for your web and app projects. The handcrafted and abstract set containts most of the error, empty and success states.
Free illustrations: 16
File formats: PNG
Attribution needed: yes
Download requirements: email address
License in download
DrawKit offers free illustrations made by James Daly in many categories for all kinds of startups, both online and offline focused. For example: animals, food, health and shopping. Most categories contain 2 to 4 free illustrations. Besides categories you can also use the search bar to filter.
Free illustrations: 100+
File formats: SVG, PNG
Attribution needed: no
Download requirements: email address
Read MIT license
Fresh Folk, made by Leni Kauffman, gives you the option to mix and match characters and objects to make the perfect scene for your website.  Each character comes with a range of poses, outfits and skin tones.
Free illustrations: 11 characters & 43 objects
File formats: PSD
Attribution needed: yes
Download requirements: email address
Read CC BY 4.0 license
Glaze is a platform that offers high-quality illustrations made by various artists like Rudityas and Matheus and therefore in many different styles. You can filter by collection or use the search bar.
Free illustrations: 11 collections with 200+ illustrations
File formats: PNG
Attribution needed: yes
Download requirements: sign-up
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Humaaans is a free library made by Pablo Stanley with illustrations of humans and objects which can be mixed together to suit your needs. The humans have different poses like standing, sitting, walking or running.  The full library can be accessed on Dropbox. Pablo also made Avataaars, Bottts and Buttts.
Free illustrations: 32 characters & 50+ flat pieces
File formats: SVG, PNG, SKETCH, STUDIO
Attribution needed: yes
Download requirements: direct download
Read CC BY 4.0 license
Illlustrations.co is Vijay Verma's collection of 100 free illustrations made during the 100 days of illustrations challenge. You can find all kinds of objects here accompanied with bright colors.
Free illustrations: 100
File formats: SVG, AI, EPS, PNG
Attribution needed: no
Download requirements: direct download
Read MIT license
IRA Design offers a gallery with multiple characters and objects that come with five different color gradients. Choose your favorite gradient on their website before downloading. Or just download the whole package at once.
Free illustrations: 11 characters, 15 backgrounds & 16 objects
File formats: SVG, PNG
Attribution needed: no
Download requirements: direct download
Read MIT license
Isometric offers free isometric SVG illustrations made by Sergei Tikhonov for startups and companies. Get illustrations related to health, finance, development and more. Search and click to download.
Free illustrations: 36
File formats: SVG, PNG
Attribution needed: no
Download requirements: direct download
Read MIT license
Lukasz Zadam offers free cartoonish illustrations with all kinds of cool themes like retro computers, rockets and famous cities. You can also find icon sets and illustrations sets on Lukasz his website.
Free illustrations: 50+
File formats: SVG, PNG
Attribution needed: no
Download requirements: direct download
Read MIT license
Many Pixels offers free illustrations categorized by 19 tags like Ecology, History, Pop-Culture and Tech. Choose your desired color and download your royalty-free illustration.
Free illustrations: 400+
File formats: SVG, PNG
Attribution needed: no
Download requirements: direct download
Read license
Open Doodles offers free sketchy illustrations of persons in various poses. Before downloading, you can change the ink, accent and background color to your liking.
Free illustrations: 33
File formats: SVG, PNG
Attribution needed: no
Download requirements: direct download
Read CC0 license
Ouch Illustrations by Icons8 offers colorful illustrations in different styles for your projects. Filter by using the 48 tags or choose your favorite style from one of the many illustration packs.
Free illustrations: 300+ illustrations in 23 styles
File formats: PNG
Attribution needed: yes
Download requirements: direct download
Read license
Smash Illustrations are made by Craftwork and offered as a free illustration pack. By mixing characters, objects and backgrounds you're able to generate original scenes.
Free illustrations: 250+ characters and objects & 20+ scenes
File formats: SVG, FIGMA, SKETCH, PNG
Attribution needed: no
Download requirements: email address
Read license
Streamline Illustrations offers 50 free cartoonisch illustrations in three styles: multicolor, duotone and line. At the bottom of the page they also offer 240 illustrations promoting gender and sexual diversity.
Free illustrations: 50 + 240 LGBT illustrations
File formats: SVG, AI, PDF, SKETCH, ICONJAR, PNG
Attribution needed: not mentioned
Download requirements: email address
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Stubborn Generator is another free illustration pack from Craftwork and looks similar to Smash Illustrations. It has less resources to chose from, but includes robots.
Free illustrations: 10 boy, 10 girl, 5 robot and 20 scenes
File formats: SVG, FIGMA, SKETCH, PNG
Attribution needed: no
Download requirements: email address
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unDraw offers open-source SVG illustrations by Katerina Limpitsouni for almost every project you're working on. Search is powered by algolia and does its job. Also, you have the option to choose your primary color before downloading your SVG file, which saves you some time. For blog posts and social media you can directly download a PNG file.
Free illustrations: 500+
File formats: SVG, PNG
Attribution needed: no
Download requirements: direct download
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Whoosh made by ls.graphics offers vivid illustrations focused on business and website interaction. All illustrations have persons in them.
Free illustrations: 29
File formats: PNG
Attribution needed: yes
Download requirements: direct download
Read license
Woobro Illustrations by WOOBRO WordPress Developer agency are also focused on business and website interaction. They have a distinct and original style with background included.
Free illustrations: 21
File formats: PNG
Attribution needed: yes
Download requirements: direct download
Read license

If you know another illustration source that should be mentioned on this website but isn't, send me a message via awwwazing [at] gmail [dot] com and there is a good chance that it will be added to the list!