Effects > Typographic Effects > Word Art
Word Art
1. Choose Effects > Typographic Effects > Word Art
2. Use the following options:
 Threshold
            
Threshold = 64Threshold = 128Threshold = 192
Use this option to change the threshold value. Pixels whose grayscale value is less than or equal to a certain threshold are set to the foreground color (or primary color). Pixels whose grayscale value is bigger than a certain threshold are set to background color (or secondary color).

Min = 0, Max = 255, Default = 128.
 Spacing (%)
This option allows you to change the distance between the text lines.

Min = 0, Max = 100, Default = 2.
 Text Size (%)
Use this option to change the relative text size. A value of 0 is the default text size. A value of 100 is two times the default text size. A value of -100 reduces the text size to almost zero.

Min = -100, Max = 100, Default = 0.
 Clip Art
This option allows you to select a clip art drawing from the list.

Min = 0, Max = 183, Default = 0.
 Capitals
This option allows you to draw all text uppercase.
 Random Font
This option allows you to use a randomly chosen font for each line of text. If you choose not to use this option, you may want to select a font from the list.
 Vertical
This option allows you to draw some text vertically, rather than horizontally.
 Invert
This option allows you to swap the foreground and background color.
 Transparent
Use this option to make the background color transparent.
 Clip Art
Use this option to set the clip art drawing as the basis for the Word Art shape. Uncheck this option to set the current image as a basis for the Word Art shape. Use the Threshold slider to change the shape of your black and white image.
 Image Colors
This option allows you to draw the text using the underlying image colors. Uncheck this option to use the colors from the color palette.
 Color1
Use this option to adjust color1.
 Color2
Use this option to adjust color2.
 Color3
Use this option to adjust color3.
 Color4
This option allows you to adjust color4.
 Background Color
Use this option to change the background color.
 Background Color
This option allows you to change the background color of the clip art drawing.
 Text
Use the list to add and remove lines of text. To obtain the best results, try to minimize the length of each line.
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