In Word objects are used to help make your document standout. Learn all about using and formatting objects in Word in this lesson.
The second set of drawing tools on the Drawing toolbar allows you to create a graphic object from text. Using WordArt, you can create interesting graphics for your document. WordArt can even be shadowed, skewed, rotated, and stretched.
Here are a few examples of what WordArt allows you to do:
AutoShapes are inserted (on their own layer) with the In front of text wrapping style applied.