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How to Fill Text with Wavy Lines in Adobe Illustrator?


Text with Wavy Lines in Adobe Illustrator

In today’s tutorial you will learn to create a typography effect. Today’s tutorial is about Filling Text with Wavy Lines in Adobe Illustrator. We will use Pen Tool, Type Tool, Pathfinder Panel and few other tools and effects.

Text with Wavy Lines in Adobe Illustrator

Launch Adobe Illustrator and create a new document. Now follow the below steps-

Step 1

Select the Pen Tool and draw a horizontal line on the artboard.

Text with Wavy Lines in Adobe Illustrator

Step 2

Select the horizontal line and click on Object in the Menu Bar. Place the cursor on Transform and select Transform Each.

Text with Wavy Lines in Adobe Illustrator

Transform Each dialogue box will appear on the artboard. In that dialogue box, set the Vertical Move at 15 pt and click on Copy.

Text with Wavy Lines in Adobe Illustrator

Now press Ctrl + D to create more copies.

Text with Wavy Lines in Adobe Illustrator

Step 3

Now select all the lines with the help of Selection Tool and click on Effect in the Menu Bar. Now place the cursor on Distort & Transform and select Zig Zag.

Text with Wavy Lines in Adobe Illustrator


In the Zig Zag dialogue box, decrease the Size and increase the Ridges per segment. Also make the points Smooth. (See the below image)

Text with Wavy Lines in Adobe Illustrator


After making the required changes, click OK.

Now let the lines be selected and click on Object in the Menu Bar. Then select Expand Appearance.

Text with Wavy Lines in Adobe Illustrator

Step 4

Now select the Type Tool and type your text. Then select the text and press Shift + Ctrl + O to make it an editable text. Place the text layer over the lines.

Text with Wavy Lines in Adobe Illustrator

Step 5

Press Ctrl + A to select all the layers. Now go to the Pathfinder Panel and select Outline.

Text with Wavy Lines in Adobe Illustrator
After clicking on Outline, ungroup the selection.

Text with Wavy Lines in Adobe Illustrator

Step 6

Select the Wavy Lines filled inside the text and increase the width of the stroke. In the Stroke Panel, select the round caps and corners for the strokes.

Text with Wavy Lines in Adobe Illustrator

Similarly, repeat this in all the letters and remove all the other layers from the artboard. If you wish you can change the stroke color.

Text with Wavy Lines in Adobe Illustrator

This is how you can Fill Text with Wavy Lines in Adobe Illustrator. Practice this tutorial and share your views in the comment section. Also share this tutorial with others.

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