Illustrator: Text Wrap Tutorial


final product

How to wrap text around a custom shape in Adobe Illustrator.

In this example we want to wrap the text around the man walking.

text not wrapping yet

Start by drawing a rough outline of your custom shape with the pen tool.

custom shape making

With your outline selected go to Object>Text Wrap>Make

make text wrap

The text will now flow around the text wrap.

text now wrapping