Is there a way to make text follow the contours of a curve without distorting the individual characters? When I use curve deform modifiers, then I get very oddly stretched text, often making it unreadable.

I have already checked these questions, they don't help:


You can use the text on curve settings in the text panel.

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The behavior of this setting requires practice. Note the curve is in the XY plane, but the text is positioned in the ZX Plane.

  • $\begingroup$ Wow! How could one miss that? It is so obvious now :P Thanks! $\endgroup$ – VRM Jun 13 '15 at 11:21

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