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I've been trying without success to find free textures to use in TileMill. I'm looking for fairly simple, abstract textures, like a dotted pattern (to indicate national parks). Are there any well known resources for this kind of thing?

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National Parks needs to be a line (dotted line) and polygon (fill colour) you need to used CartoCSS to style your data reference is here example: – Mapperz Sep 19 '13 at 2:35
I'm pretty comfortable with Carto and TileMill. I want to use a very light texture as I'm overlaying over hill shaded terrain. – Steve Bennett Sep 19 '13 at 4:17

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