This painting program is absolutely amazing, you just have to go there and try it. The result of Escapemotions Flame tool is fantastic and its very fun to paint. It's hard to fail with this tool. You can make nice graphics, wallpapers or backgrounds.
Create the icon, or favicon to your site. This is a free web service online where you can upload your image or make it, pixel by pixel and in runtime you get a preview of how the favicon (.ico) would look like in a browsers URL field. This site is very nice because you do all this on the front page.