How to Create a Crunchy Cartoon Text Effect in Adobe Illustrator

What You’ll Be Creating In the following steps you will learn how to create an editable crunchy text effect in Adobe Illustrator. For starters, you will learn how to create your own pattern starting from a built-in pattern. Next, using a simple piece of text and the Appearance panel, you will learn how to create the text effect.

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How to Create a Crunchy Cartoon Text Effect in Adobe Illustrator