40 Must Learn Text Effect Tutorials in Illustrator

by . November 16th, 2014


[This post was originally published on January 3, 2011 by Ronald Bien]

The love of creating text effects has become a common ground for many designers and enthusiasts. Indeed, it has even become an art form in itself. But text effect tutorials can be intimidating because of the software screenshots and terms used. There are many text effect tutorials here and there, and sometimes we are scared to even click on the link because of the many steps that follow. These tutorials were made by artists just like us and we should be thankful that there are people who are willing to spend time to prepare these tutorials to share what they know.

We gathered 40 Must Learn Text Effect Tutorials in Illustrator so you can be inspired to venture into typography. If one of these works for you, please don’t forget to share your work with the rest of the world right in the comments below.




J is a confessional media/fictional writer/Multimedia Arts major from Manila. She is fascinated by art and design, brand identity and advertising trends— she doesn’t always enjoy making them, but she’s always up for knowing and writing about them. She likes observing and writing about human behavior, different POVs, design and culture