Adding and editing perspective text


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Adding and editing perspective text

In this exercise, we're going to introduce some text into our perspective scene. I have saved my progress as Ready for text.ai and it's found inside the 28_perspective folder. Now you can't create text in perspective, so that Type tool is not one of the perspective savvy tools in the program. However, after having created some text, you can drag it into the scene, just as you can drag a standard path outlined into a scene. And I will do that by the way by grabbing my Perspective Selection tool, which you can get by pressing Shift+V of course, and then make sure that your left-hand pane is selected here inside the widget, should appear blue.

Then go ahead and click on the text to select it, and I must have my selection edges still hidden. So I will press Ctrl+H, Command+H on a Mac to bring it back, and just go ahead and drag that text into the scene, like so. Now, it's going to look pretty scrawny at first, as you can see here and that's because it's getting a littl...

Adding and editing perspective text
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Adding and editing perspective text provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Illustrator CS5 One-on-One: Mastery

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Design
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