Illustrator tutorial: Gradients on text

How to add Gradients to Text

In this quick tutorial you will lwearn how to adds gradients to text, it’s really simple but result is great.

In Illustrator, you can’t apply a gradient to text the way you normally add gradients to other objects. You can Outline the text and then add a gradient, but then you can’t edit the text later. No need to worry, there is an easy way to add gradients to text and keep them editable.

Here is preview of tutorial if you want to learn this go to Vectips.


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Written by Henry Has

Vector freebies: Graffiti/Street art

Illustration inspiration: John Malloy