Insert WordArt

WordArt is decorative text that you can add to a document. You can make changes to WordArt, such as the font size and the text color, by using the drawing tools options available automatically after you insert or select the WordArt in a document.

What do you want to do?

Insert WordArt

Make changes to WordArt

Insert WordArt

  1. Click where you want to insert decorative text in a document.

  2. On the Insert tab, in the Text group, click WordArt.

    text group

  3. Click any WordArt style, and start to type.

Top of Page

Make changes to WordArt

  1. Click anywhere in the WordArt text that you want to change.

  2. Under Drawing Tools, on the Format tab, click any option.

    For example, you can change the direction of the WordArt text by clicking Text Direction in the Text group and choosing a new direction for the text.

Top of Page

Applies To: Word 2010, Outlook 2010, Publisher 2010, Word Starter, Word Starter 2010

Was this information helpful?

Yes No

How can we improve it?

255 characters remaining

To protect your privacy, please do not include contact information in your feedback. Review our privacy policy.

Thank you for your feedback!

Change language