Formatting and scaling brushed text


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Formatting and scaling brushed text

In this movie I'll demonstrate how even though we've applied all of these brushes toward text--including a calligraphic brush, two art brushes, and a scatter brush--it remains altogether editable. And also show you how to fill the letters with the pattern, and exactly align that pattern with the patterned background. And so the first thing I'm going to do obviously is select my text by clicking on its outline with the Black Arrow tool. And then I'll press that keyboard shortcut mash-your-fist F, so it's Ctrl+Shift+Alt+F here on the PC, Command+Shift+ Option+F on the Mac, in order to highlight the font here inside the Character panel. And I'm going to dial in Minion, so that I end up with Minion Pro.

And then I'll press the Tab key to advance to the Style option and I'll just go ahead and enter Bold. And I don't want condense caption. So I'll go ahead and select just Bold from my very long list--I've managed to install every single style of mini...

Formatting and scaling brushed text
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Formatting and scaling brushed text provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Illustrator CS6 One-on-One: Advanced

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