I also thought it'd be swell of me to post the basic tileset templates that I use. These aren't in any way my own work and can be found (with detailed explanations) all over the web.
Details Tileset (for overlay A,B,C,D,E)
Here also is the basic sprite template that I use for my project. This is my own completely custom work so if you use it, I'd like to see your results.