Converting Text to outline objects: Ch- 6 Typographic Skillss

Text Objects cannot have many of the effects or tools in Illustrator applied to them. Objects and shapes however can have a wide variety of tools applied.

To convert text to an outline path:

 

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One last thing we will look at is that now that text letters have been converted to outlines - we can join them together and edit them using the Pathfinder Tools we previously explored to modify multiple shapes.

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Click on the next two letters and add them together as well using Pathfinder Add

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