How to Create a Blueprint Text Effect in Adobe Illustrator

What You'll Be CreatingIn the following steps you will learn how to create a blueprint text effect in Adobe Illustrator. For starters you will learn how to set up a simple grid and how to create the shapes that will make up your pattern brush components. Next, you will learn how to save and rename patterns and how to save a pretty simple pattern brush. Using simple strokes, basic blending mode techniques and several Transform effects, you will create the blueprint paper background. Moving on, you will learn how to create a the actual text effect and how (Read more...)