by Allen Wyatt
(last updated January 9, 2016)
WordArt is a program that allows you to treat text as a graphic. You can use the program to add special effects and flourishes to text and then insert the text in your document. One of the special effects you can use is to change the color of the text in your artwork. This is done following these steps:
Figure 1. The Colors and Lines tab of the Format WordArt dialog box
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