Draw your circle, then use the “text on a path” tool to click anywhere on the circle where you want your type to start. You’ll be able to move it around the circle anywhere (or even flipped to the inside of the circle — a little disconcerting if you’re not expecting it).
Deborah B. Shaw
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> On Aug 7, 2015, at 6:37 PM, Tricia Cassady <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Hi All,
> I am still a novice at Illustrator but I had a question that I hope some can answer. I am creating a logo and I want to create a circle around the logo and have the text follow the shape of the circle. How is this done? I looked at text wrapping but it doesn’t seem to work for some reason.
> Thank you so much in advance!
> Tricia Cassady
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