Simple Shadow Effect in Adobe Illustrator

Andrew Brooks, Graphic Designer & Illustrator

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7 Lessons (38m)
    • 1. Introduction

      0:27
    • 2. Step 1: Choose, Edit, and Outline Font

      6:31
    • 3. Step 2: Unite Font using Pathfinder

      1:20
    • 4. Step 3: Offset Path

      5:27
    • 5. Step 4: Blend Tool

      4:23
    • 6. Step 5: Final Touch

      7:40
    • 7. Bonus - Extra Flavor

      11:52

About This Class

In this class I'll show you how to add a quick and easy shadow effect to your type. We will use the pathfinder tool, blend tool, and offset path are just a few of the tools we will be using.