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eggohead
animate the writing of text
on Sep 1, 2006 at 12:07:35 am

how can i animate my cursive text, to show it being written by an invisible pen? i've just learned how to stroke lines and curves made with the pen tool. can i stroke a cursive font?
i'm using 6.5

Josh


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muiisal
Re: animate the writing of text
on Sep 1, 2006 at 12:11:05 pm


one way:

get your text in cursive font on screen

use vector paint to paint over your text, the way you'd like to animate it on

set your vector paint to animate over time

use this now as your matte, so your text is revealed however you painted


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