Make your type pop with Layer Styles

Illustrated typography is often an ideal fit for poster design, editorial lettering and other occasions where you want something more visually appealing than flat lettering. Over the following pages, I'll show you how to quickly illustrate typography, turning flat lettering into a metallic, vibrant and sleek illustration.

We’ll focus on developing these effects with the aid of a few simple techniques. We’ll detail our letters with rich and structured gradients, creating reflections and a sense of depth, and we'll take full advantage of what Layer Styles can offer.


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