How to Decorate Your Text With Font Swashes



Have you ever noticed that twisty curl at the end of a character? That’s called a swash. Discover what swashes are and how you can use them to embellish your text. ► Download Unlimited Swash Fonts with Envato Elements: https://elements.envato.com?utm_campaign=yt_tutsplus_9Z7-GzQlKcE&utm_medium=referral&utm_source=youtube.com&utm_content=description

In this quick video, you’ll learn what swashes are, how to use swashes in fonts, and some of the best script fonts with swashes. Let’s get started

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Assets Used in this Video:
• TypW 525.24.162, Houghton Library, Harvard University: http://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990067214740203941/catalog
• Bodermile Luxury Script: https://elements.envato.com/bordemile-luxury-script-9ZVQM7J?utm_campaign=yt_tutsplus_9Z7-GzQlKcE&utm_medium=referral&utm_source=youtube.com&utm_content=description
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Key points:
• 00:13 — What are Swashes?
• 00:43 — How to Make Swashes in Fonts
• 01:20 — Tips on Using Swashes

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