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Tutorial - How to create raised text on a curved surface
This tutorial is for creating raised lettering/sketches on a curved surface. The surface can be a cylinder, sphere, cone, dome or any other non-plane configuration. I hope you will find this useful!
1. Choose a sketch plane from which you want to project the lettering. This can be one of the three native planes or a user-created plane. Note that there is a front and a back side to a plane, where lettering will appear normal on the front side and in reverse on the back side. This applies to both native planes and user-created planes. You can tell which side you are on by the direction of the plane name (for native planes) or by sketching text on the plane. If you want to project from the front side, then the lettering will appear normal, but if you want to project lettering from the back side, you will need to create a reverse-direction plane.