Formatting and scaling brushed text


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Formatting and scaling brushed text

All right, at this point, I want to take a little break from the brushes, and I want to demonstrate to you that despite the many wacky custom brushes we've assigned to this point text, we can still modify the text in a variety of different ways. So I am going change the typeface, I am going to adjust a few formatting attributes to make the text fit, and then I am going to show you how to fill this text with the tile pattern and then scale the tile pattern inside of the letters. I've saved my progress as Scattered flower brush.ai. And with my text still selected, let's make some typical formatting modifications.

I'll go up to the control panel, and I am going to select the Font option, and I'm going to type it in "Minion", lets say, which is a font that I have loaded on this system. It ships along with most incarnations of the Creative Suite. If you've got it, great; if not and you're working along with me, try out a different font. Now it is going to...

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 CS5 One-on-One: Mastery

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