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Author Topic: 3D Letters  (Read 1972 times)

Kyle101

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3D Letters
« on: August 06, 2009, 02:58:40 am »

Does Anim8or have a tool that you can make 3D text? or is there a easy way to make 3D letters? ???
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RudySchneider

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Re: 3D Letters
« Reply #1 on: August 06, 2009, 03:22:58 am »

Sure, like this:  

Just create your text, then click Build > Extrude...

Actually, Kyle101, you should really read the manual, try some of the examples, and experiment.
« Last Edit: August 06, 2009, 03:32:01 am by RudySchneider »
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Kyle101

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Re: 3D Letters
« Reply #2 on: August 06, 2009, 04:11:52 am »

Ok but how do I put in text?
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Re: 3D Letters
« Reply #3 on: August 06, 2009, 05:08:32 am »

I am also a newbie.read the manual its very clear in the manual


click on the A in the object tool bar = highlight
click on your screen = highlight text icon ..type text..click build ..extrude = done ;)
click on build ..ungroup if you want to treat them as individual letters and not a text object

read the manual its very clear in the manual :o
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Kyle101

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Re: 3D Letters
« Reply #4 on: August 06, 2009, 06:40:30 am »

How do you give the front of the words a textures? like that picture
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Re: 3D Letters
« Reply #5 on: August 06, 2009, 07:15:12 am »

Go to edit mode.Select the face selector tool. Select the front faces and apply the material.Use right click for selecting more than one face
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