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How to create a Cartoon Sticker Text Effect in Affinity Designer

Akanksha Rawat, Illustrator | Designer

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7 Videos (13m)
    • Welcome

    • Materials

    • Project Overview

    • Layer Effect- Part 1

    • Layer Effect- Part 2

    • Wrapping Up

    • Other Text Effects


About This Class

In her eighth installment of Type Effects, Akanksha Rawat shows how to use Affinity Designer to create a cartoon sticker text effect. The techniques combine effects such as Outer Shadow, Bevel / Emboss, Color overlay, Inner Glow with various blending modes..

Topics include:

  • Coloring Background non destructively
  • Font Choice
  • Moving, copying, and removing layer effects
  • Beveling and embossing type
  • Working with color overlay
  • Inner Glow and outer shadow to create depth and dimension.
  • Blending layer effects


This class is perfect for illustrators, artists, designers, type enthusiasts, and everyone who loves the thrill and excitement of getting creative. If you've ever wondered how to transform a simple text into a cartoon sticker style text, you'll really love this useful guide