Adding text


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Adding text

Fonts, lettering, text, whatever you want to call it, it's a primary communication medium. Painter's Text tool enables you to do dynamic adjustment of text. It's a great tool for customizing letterforms to your purposes. Let's take a look at it here. I am going to go over and select the Text tool, which interestingly is actually a form of text, the T, and by clicking on that now it puts me in the Text tool and you will see that's reflected in the Property Bar. I have a number of things I can control here.

But I would recommend when you are using the Text tool, you want to go over to the Window menu and go down and select Text. You could also use Command+6 or Ctrl+6 to bring that up. But this enables more than you have here, and it just makes sense to have it available while you are working on text. So I'm going to go over here, and one of the things you can do is, you can select the particular font you want to use. This one is jam-packed with a lot of different fonts...

Adding text
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Adding text provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by John Derry as part of the Painter 11 Essential Training

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Design
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Painter
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