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Apply a “Convert to shape: Rectangle”-style dynamic effect on a Text on a path

I'm looking for a dynamic solution where I can dynamically put a background behind a type that is bent along a path. So far I've only come up with the dynamic effect "Convert to shape: Rectangle"-...
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Create multi-line text on path inkscape

I have a curved path that I want to put multi-line text onto, as shown in the picture (the black line is the path). When I select Text > Put On Path, it becomes a single line and pressing return ...
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Skewing/Shearing Text On A Path In Photoshop or Illustrator?

How can I skew or shear text on a circular path in either photoshop or illustrator? I need the text running along the bottom outside of the circle to skew the opposite direction of italics (slanting ...
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Graphic design draw invisible path of svg using pencil inkscape

I trying to make a educational video and for that purpose am using videoscribe . and i dont have illustrator . I want to trace the text in the image so it would appear as handwriting animation in ...
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gimp : move a curved text layer, not just only borders of selection

I would like to move a curved text with Gimp. Here's below the current text to move (zoomed) : For instant, I can move it but after, the old text remains (filled in white) and I can just have the ...
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IllustratorCC - how to align lines of text *along* curve? Not directly on path?

First question here, so hopefully I'm doing it right. I'm fairly new to AI - current graphic design student. I'm familiar with text along a path, but am still learning various aspects of the program. ...
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Letting a Text Copy itself along a path until the end. (Indesign)

Ich am having trouble finding an elegant solution. Here are the assumptions: I have a path along which I want to have a text (Company Name + Spacing Element) I want that text to copy itself until the ...
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Delete textarea previously inserted in a shape

I wanted to create text that follows a path in illustrator. I thought this would be achieved by selecting the text tool and clicking on the circle (see picture). However, this created a textarea and ...
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How to write text on a path in photoshop?

Well, the question isn't exactly what it looks like. Now I have a circular path, and text written on it. Now, since the text follows the path of the circle, the text on the bottom half of the circle ...
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Typing on a path and object fill disappears

When I type along the object path the colour fill 'pink' disappears! I have tried to refill the colour by selecting the pink drop layer but it changes the 'celebrating' text instead!
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(Illustrator) Adjusting “text box” size when using text on path tool

I'm finding it difficult to resize a path that has text. I don't want to have smaller font size but bigger "container" so that current or bigger font would fit into. Following has text "My text just....
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(Illustrator) How to edit text that is transformed into shape of arc?

I'm finding it difficult to edit text that has been shaped into form of a arc. I would like to change typeface, font size, bend of the arc. However, whatever I'm trying to change doesn't make any ...
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Text on a curved path in GIMP

I am trying to make some text follow a curved path in GIMP. I want it to look similar to the text on the "Galaxy Quest" posters. I have altered the text, so I can no longer use the 'text to path' ...
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GIMP - Can't get to fill a curved text

I followed this tutorial to get a curved text. I am stucked in the final step when I want to fill the curved text red selection, like this : I can't get to fill this curved red selection : I tried ...
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How to stair step text in Photoshop CS3?

I don't know how else to word this question. This is literally it. HOW do I stair step? I have never heard of such an option, until now, and need a visual guide with screenshots, otherwise I'm lost. ...
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How to slide a text, to position it, along a path?

There's a way to slide a text along a path to position it in the wished place? In the image bellow GIMP has inserted the text at the middle of the ellipse, and the text asymmetric going toward its ...
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how to curve text in an arc using gimp

I have a small tea company and I'm trying to redesign our logo. What I would like is for the text to bend in a arc, as if on a coin. I would like to render the text as if it's "backbone" were ...
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wrapping text around circle in illustrator

right now I have two separate type paths- I want type to wrap in continuous circle but still need the calico skies on top and sparkling company on bottom- basically want the type closer together so it ...
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In Illustrator endlessly repeat a string of text on a path

I'm working on a large number of large format maps in Illustrator. Once they are printed they are folded up by the end-user, so we need to be able to print the map ID number all the way around the ...
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Remove text from path

I have quite a complicated path: How can I get rid of this text so I have a standard line again. (It is nerve wracking to alter the path while having text on it)
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How do I curve a textbox on the lower part of a circle without the text having to be upside down, in Illustrator CC? [duplicate]

I used the "type on a path" to make a curved textbox on the top of a circle but when I want to have the text curved on the lower part of the circle it has to be upside down.. Any help is appreciated.
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Text on a path with Pixelmator

Is it possible to have text follow a path? Similar to this: https://helpx.adobe.com/illustrator/using/creating-type-path.html
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Inkscape: text on path gets clipped

I have an oval shape, and want to have text on its right side. I selected both shape and text and clicked Text > Put on Path. The text appeared at the bottom of the shape and I moved it to the right ...
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Inkscape: how to move text along path?

When attaching text to a path in Inkscape, it seems to attach the text to the start of the path. If it's a shape, such as an ellipse then it's often placed at the start of one of the 4 ordinal points. ...