I'm trying to use the Perspective and Distort functions on text, therefore I'm trying to convert the text to shapes in order to accomplish that.
When I did it though, it made all the text one color even though I had set multiple different colors to the letters:
After selecting "Convert to Shape" from the "Type" menu, I got this:
The letters that I had colored differently all changed to the same color. What's the best workaround for this?