Creating a Text Logo using Illustrator CS3

posted May 24, 2011, 9:20 AM by Bill Blevins   [ updated May 24, 2011, 2:20 PM ]

Type in Name
Alt/Click to make copy
Change last name color
reduce size of "Class of..."
Right Align
Play with the leader
Play with the tracking
Add a stroke to your name using the top menu
Make a couple of more using different color schemes and font types

Make another copy of your name from the original
Drag down a line from the ruler to the top of the small case letters of your name
Click on "Character" (next to the name of the font type) on top and then move the first letter down and the last letter down