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How to create 3D Text Effect in Adobe Illustrator?


3D Text Effect in Adobe Illustrator

In today’s tutorial I will show how you can create 3D Text Effect in Adobe Illustrator without using the 3D effect tool.

Vector graphics are not restricted to 2 dimensions. They can be 3 dimensions also and you will learn to create a 3 dimensions text effect in today’s tutorial. This effect will be created with the help of Blend Tool instead of 3D Effect Option.

Go through with the below steps to create 3D Text Effect in Adobe Illustrator-

Step 1

Open Adobe Illustrator and create a new document. Select the Type Tool from the Tool Panel and type the text. Choose a correct Font Style and Font Size for your text.


3D Text Effect in Adobe Illustrator



Step 2

Select the text and press Ctrl + C to copy the text. Now click on Edit in the Menu Bar and select Paste in Back to paste the text at back of the original text.

3D Text Effect in Adobe Illustrator

Step 3

Select both the original text and the copied text and then press Right Click and select Create Outlines.

3D Text Effect in Adobe Illustrator

After creating outlines, click on Object in the Menu Bar and place the cursor on Blend and select Make.

3D Text Effect in Adobe Illustrator

After blending the text double click on the Blend Tool in the Tool Panel and set the Specified Steps accordingly.

3D Text Effect in Adobe Illustrator

Step 4

Now go to the Layer Panel and select the original text as shown in the below image.

3D Text Effect in Adobe Illustrator

Now drag the selected text slightly towards left and reduce the font size to create your 3D Text Effect. (See the below image.)

3D Text Effect in Adobe Illustrator

Practice Time

In just few simple steps you can create 3D Text Effect. Now it’s time to practice this effect by choosing your own text, font style and font type. You can even use gradients to give an effective color effect to the text.

This was a simple tutorial and you can easily learn to create 3D Text effect with the help of this tutorial. So share this tutorial with others and write your views in the comment section.







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