How to Create a Road Text Effect in Adobe Illustrator

What You'll Be CreatingIn the following steps, you will learn how to create a road text effect in Adobe Illustrator using a simple pattern brush.For starters, you will learn how to set up a simple grid. Using the Rectangle Tool along with some basic vector shape-building techniques, you will learn how to create the shapes that make up the road. Moving on, you will learn how to save patterns and how to create your own pattern brush. Using this pattern brush and taking full advantage of the Snap to Grid feature, you will create the text effect. (Read more...)