Stylize Text

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Stylize Text

A quick and easy way to take a font and turn it into a different style
http://www.jacorre.com/design/stylizetext.htm
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  • Category: Illustrator/Text Effects

  • Submitted on: 2008-04-06 04:26:44

  • Submitted By: Devesh Khanna

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Don't think you have to be limited to the fonts you have. You can take any font and stylize it to your liking. Here's a method for doing just that.

Using the Type tool, type out some text using a font you like.

With your text still selected, go to Type > Create Outlines.

Now with your text still selected, go to Object > Path > Simplify. You can play around with the settings and preview them before you apply. Make sure Preview is checked off.    More detail...

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