Applying the Make with Top Object envelope distortion


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Applying the Make with Top Object envelope distortion

In the Distortion effect that we have explored up until this point be at using Warp as a live effect or applying an envelope via a Warp or Mesh, we are basically working with certain shapes and we are taking that artwork and we are modifying or distorting it, but what if we have a very specific shape and we want to able to modify or distort a shape within that particular shape? For example, I have over here this particular shield and I want to take this text that's over and I want to force that text to be distorted to fill up that entire shape. We call that Envelope Distortion by using a method called Make with Top Object.

So let's take a look at exactly how that works. In fact, I find that more often than not the method we are about to learn right now is probably is one of the most often used Distortion effects when I'm working inside of Illustrator. So I'm going to start off by taking my Regular Selection tool. I see over here that this particular object here is a gr...

Applying the Make with Top Object envelope distortion
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Applying the Make with Top Object envelope distortion provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Mordy Golding as part of the Illustrator CS4 Beyond the Basics

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Design
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