3D Typing

3D Typing

  • Select the Type Tool (T) from the tool bar
  • Go to Window—>Type—>Character
  • 3d 1 Type character
  • Select the size and font
  • 3d 2 character
  • Type your text
  • 3d 3 type word
  • Go to Type—>Create Outlines
  • 3d 4 create outlines
  • Go to Object—>Ungroup (this way we will be able to select each individual letter)
  • 3d 6 ungroup 3d 5 create outlines
  • Go to Window—>Swatches
  • Change the color of each letter by using the Selection Tool (V) and clicking on the color of the swatch
  • Adjust the size and place of the letters
  • 3d 8 resize and change color
  • Select all the letters
  • 3d 9 select all
  • Go to Object—>Group
  • 3d 10 group
  • Go to Effect—>3D—>Extrude & Bevel
  • 3d 11 3d effect
  • 3d 12 3d box
  • The blue square on the cube is the ‘face’ of your word. You can adjust this by rotating it. When you are finished, press OK
  • 3d 13 final 3d