How to Create a Gorgeous Metallic Text Effect – Adobe Illustrator Tutorial

Get luxurious with this gorgeous metallic text effect. Create something fit for a king with 3D effects, gradients, and a patterned background in well under an hour. Tutorial Details: Gorgeous Metallic Text Effect Program: Adobe Illustrator CS Difficulty: Intermediate Topics Covered: Appearance Panel, Patterns, 3D Effects Estimated Completion Time: 45 Minutes Final Image: Gorgeous Metallic Text Effect Step 1: Gorgeous Metallic Text Effect To being creating our beautiful metallic text effect tutorial, create a New Document and with the Type Tool write out the word or words of your choice. Use an elegant but thick serif font. (Read more...)