Create balloon typography in Cinema 4D

Cinema 4D typography

Learn how to create 3D balloon typography with Francesca Forzoni

Creating any 3D art is a tricky and time-consuming process, and that includes 3D typography. For me, the best way to develop balloon-style type is to create a base mesh with Cinema 4D, sculpt in ZBrush and finish off back in C4D. To create a base mesh in C4D, you can either build text using MoText or import vector art from Illustrator. You want to create a rounded base shape to your letters here, so extrude and fillet both caps.

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