How to Convert Text to Outlines in Illustrator



If you convert text to shape in Illustrator, you no longer can edit it as a text, but you get something else in return: total freedom in reshaping and styling the outlines. In this video tutorial, you’ll learn how to vectorize text in Illustrator, and how to solve a certain problem that can happen in the process.

You Will Learn:
• How to convert text to outlines in Illustrator
• How to make text into a shape in Illustrator
• How to outline overlapping letters
• How to add outside stroke to text in Illustrator

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