Working with Objects

In Word objects are used to help make your document standout. Learn all about using and formatting objects in Word in this lesson.

WordArt drawing objects

Also included on the Drawing toolbar is the WordArt feature. Using WordArt, you can create text graphics that bend, slant, and appear metallic or wooden and much more. WordArt can even be shadowed, skewed, rotated, and stretched.

Here are just a few examples of what WordArt allows you to do:

WordArt Examples

To insert WordArt:

  • Place the insertion point where you would like to insert WordArt.
  • Click the WordArt button on the Drawing toolbar Word Art Button. The WordArt gallery opens.

Word Art Dialog Box

  • Choose (click) a WordArt style.
  • The Edit WordArt Text dialog box appears.
  • Edit the font, size, and style.
  • Click OK.

Word Art Text Dialog Box