Text Art

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Text art elements are used for adding vector based text to the document, allowing to design the text’s path, fill, outline, and shadow. The textual content of text art elements can be edited via <Text>.

To insert a text art element, use Insert > Text Art, and select any text art preset. Each of the presets can be completely customized after it’s added to the document.

Text Art

Text Text The text to display in the text art.
Text Path Select Determines the path for the text to follow.

Text Fill

Type Select none – The text has no fill.
solid – Solid fill, in a single color determined by <Text Fill / Color>.
linear – A linear gradient, between <Text Fill / Color> and <Gradient Color>.
radial – A radial gradient, between <Text Fill / Color> and <Gradient Color>.
image – An image is used as a fill, according to <Text Fill / Image>.
Color Color Primary color to use for the fill.
Opacity Number Opacity level (0100) of the fill.
Gradient Color Color Secondary color to use in a gradient fill. Only relevant when <Text Fill / Type> is linear or radial.
Image Media Image to use as the text fill. Image fill always uses <Text Fill / Color> in transparent parts of the image.

Text Outline

Enabled Checkbox When on, the text is outlined.
Color Color Color to use for the outline.
Width Number Thickness of the outline.

Text Shadow

Enabled Checkbox When on, shows a drop shadow underneath the text.
Color Color Color to use for the drop shadow.
Opacity Number Opacity level (0100) of the drop shadow.
Offset X Number Horizontal displacement of the drop shadow from the text.
Offset Y Number Vertical displacement of the drop shadow from the text.