For this tutorial, use the instructions listed here: How to Create a Varsity Lettering Effect in Adobe Illustrator.
If you don’t see the “Basic RGB” document type at the beginning, it is fine to choose “Web” instead. Both types use an RGB color profile.
You may want to download and install the recommended font, which is free and available here: http://www.dafont.com/ballpark-weiner.font
Follow along with the video below:
When you complete the tutorial, save your .AI file to your “Illustrator Tutorials” folder.
Note: When you save the file, you may receive an error message saying the font “could not be embedded.” Embedding fonts is not necessary to complete this assignment, so it’s fine to click “OK.”