Change the shape of WordArt in Word

  1. Select the WordArt you want to change.

    Selected WordArt

  2. Go to Shape Format or Drawing Tools Format > Text Effects.

  3. Select Transform, and then choose the effect you want.

    WordArt effects with Transform selected

    If you don't see Transform at the bottom of the menu, make sure you've selected Text Effects.

Tip: You can also change the look of your WordArt by rotating or flipping it, or resizing it.

See also

Change the color of WordArt

  1. Select the WordArt you want to change.

    WordArt example

  2. Go to Shape Format >Text Effects >Transform and pick the effect you want.

    Shape Format tab with the Text Effects option highlighted.

Word for the web doesn't support WordArt. Open your document in Word on the desktop.

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