Intro to 3D: How to Create Text in Blender 2.6


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Creating text

Now, let's take a look at how to create text in Blender. I'm going to go ahead and just start with File>New, and we're just going to start with a blank file here. I'm going to go ahead and right-click on this Cube and delete it, and that way we have some free space with which to work. So the first thing I'm going to do is go ahead and Add some Text. And when we do, well, the word Text comes up, and there is our text. Now, if you want to edit the text, just like you would do with a mesh, you go into Edit Mode, you do the same for text.

So when I go into Edit Mode, a little cursor comes up, and I can hit my Backspace and I can type whatever I want. So you can basically just type, and then when you hit Tab to go back into Object Mode, you're in Object Mode. Now, when we have text, we have a special tab here in the Properties Panel for the Text. So we can have a number of options here, such as what's the Resolution for Render. In other words, how much does it in-...

Creating text
Video duration: 3m 29s 7h 47m Beginner Updated Aug 13, 2014

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Creating text provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by George Maestri as part of the Blender Essential Training

Subject:
3D + Animation
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Blender
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