Create Retro Style Text with Inkscape

Create Retro Style Text with Inkscape 850 500 Nick Saporito

In today’s tutorial I’ll be demonstrating how to design some retro style letters and text in vector format using Inkscape. This tutorial emphasises the usefulness of the masking feature, which when used properly, adds a nice aged appearance to the design.

Montserrat Ultra Bold font:

Masking image:


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Make Inkscape appear dark:

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