Formatting Pictures

Formatting pictures in Word can enhance their appearance. Use and format pictures to better suit your Word documents.


  1. Open our practice document.
  2. Scroll to page 2 and select the picture of the sailboats.
  3. In the Format tab, change the style to Simple Frame, White.
  4. With the picture still selected, use Crop to Shape and crop to the Double Wave shape in the Stars and Banners category. Hint: The shape names will appear when you hover over them.
  5. Select the picture of the anchor.
  6. In the Format tab, use the Color drop-down menu to recolor the anchor to Gold, Accent color 2 Light.
  7. When you're finished, your page should look like this:
    Format Pictures Challenge