I'm terrible with animated icons but I've tried to improve and hopefully these are better than before...
My animated icons:
My cutout icons:
Note: I just recently learned that cutouts do not work for PNGs in IE.... so I apologize. I don't really have time to resave those in gif right now.. but if there is any doubt as to what they're supposed to look like, I will certainly do so at request.
My text icons:
My free choice icons:
As for resources, I don't remember the specific brushes, bases, and gradients, and so on... but there's a full list of all my resources here.