Patterned text and the sharp drop shadow


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Patterned text and the sharp drop shadow

In this movie we'll introduce our symmetrically waving dot pattern into our text in order to create this final effect here. And what I'll tell you up front is it ultimately involves the encounter of a happy accident that I'll document in full in the next movie. So let's get started here. I'll start by selecting my blend like so, and I'm going to switch back to the Layers panel here so that we can see what's going on. So I'll go ahead and twirl open this Square Dots layer, and I'll go up to the Edit menu and I'll choose the Copy command.

And then, I'll go ahead and turn off that blend and I'll turn on the text so that we can edit it and I'll click on its meatball to select it. And then I'll expand my toolbox to the two-column display, and I'll click on the Draw Inside icon and I'll go up to the Edit menu and choose Paste in Place in order to paste the pattern into the text like so. And then, I'll switch back to the Draw Normal mode. And...

Patterned text and the sharp drop shadow
Video duration: 4m 31s 1h 19m Intermediate

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Patterned text and the sharp drop shadow provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Designing Gradient Dot Patterns with Illustrator

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Design
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Illustrator
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