Skip navigation

On September 14th, 2017, we published revised versions of our Privacy Policy, Terms of Service and Website Use Policy and published a Cookie Policy. Your continued use of means you agree to these revised documents, so please take a few minutes to read and understand them.

Maya's new Type tool

Maya's new Type tool: Maya 2016 Extension 2 New Features
Maya's new Type tool: Maya 2016 Extension 2 New Features

Maya’s new Type tool allows you to easily create text in any font, with proper kerning and leading. This video shows how to create type and also how to turn that type into polygonal geometry by using extrudes. These shapes can be refined using preset and user-defined bevels. The video also shows how to use Maya’s Type Manipulator.

Resume Transcript Auto-Scroll
Skill Level Intermediate
1h 24m
Show More Show Less
Skills covered in this course
3D + Animation Game Design Modeling Maya

Continue Assessment

You started this assessment previously and didn't complete it. You can pick up where you left off, or start over.

Start Your Free Trial Now

Start your free trial now, and begin learning software, business and creative skills—anytime, anywhere—with video instruction from recognized industry experts.

Start Your Free Trial Now