The Easy Way to Roughen Your Typography in Illustrator
In this quick tutorial, I'll share a pro tip for giving your typography a subtle grungy, roughened effect. It's perfect for adding an old print effect to your designs, and the imperfections can even create a handlettering feel.
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Standard Issue Subtle Grunge Textures
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