Illustrator Tutorial 123 – Blueprint-Style Text

Illustrator Tutorial 123 – Blueprint-Style Text

Our featured tutorial for today comes to us from and will show you how to create a stylish looking blueprint-style text effect in under 1 hour. This blueprint technique has been seen just about everywhere—even on the cover of The Photoshop Help Desk Book by Dave Cross. This is a quick demo using a blend of live effects, filters, and even a little gradient mesh to create a seemingly complex logo treatment.

This tutorial has 12 simple steps and should take 30-45 minutes to complete. Head over to now and check out this tutorial on how to create blueprint-style text, get creative!

Here’s a preview of what you will create.

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