Microsoft Word Florist Flyer Tutorial
Step 13: Rounded Rectangle
Go back to Shapes and select the 6th Icon in Recently Used Shapes.
Draw the Rectangle.
You will notice on the right side of it there is a Yellow Diamond.
Click on it and
drag to change the Radius of the Rounded Corners.
Release when you have the desired look.
Set the Fill to "White" and the Stroke to a "Dark Green".
Step 14: Add Text
Go back to the Ribbon and select the Insert Tab.
Then go to the Text Group and select Text Box.
Step 15: Insert Text Box
Choose Simple Text Box from the drop down menu which will
put a ready made Text Box into your document, or select Draw Text Box to create your own.
You will also notice that the Ribbon has changed to the Format Tab which showcases the Text Box Tools.
Start typing the Company Title which is: "Amaya's Flower Garden".
Step 16: Edit Font
Go back to the Home Tab and go to the Font Group. Select the Down Arrow next to "Calibri".
In this case the Font Family is "Harlow Solid Italic" and the Font Size is "48".
Step 17: Format Text Box
Select the Text Box.
While holding the mouse directly over the Text Box Outline, right click and select Format Text Box from the menu that appears.
This opens the Format Text Box Window.
Step 18: Text Box Transparency
In the Fill Section, set Transparency to "100%" and in the Line Section you can set Color to
"No Color". Then click OK.
This is what the Flyer Title would look like:
Step 19: Add New Text
Next add the company address - "89 Adrienne Lane, Alyssatown, Fl 34332, Tel. 555.111.2323, Fax 555.111.4434".
Create a new Text Box for each block of Text.
Use the Font Family "Segoe Print" which is a free Font that was downloaded at www.FontFreak.com.
Style is "Normal", Size is "16" and Layout is "Centered".
Some of the Text on the Flyer is made larger and bold for emphasis.
Step 20: Alignment
Go to the Paragraph Group and select the Center Icon.
Then select the Line and Spacing Icon and choose "Line Spacing Options" from the drop down menu.
Step 21: Line Spacing
This will bring up the Paragraph Window.
Go to the Spacing Section, select the down arrow under Line Spacing, choose "Exactly".
Set "At" to "20pt".
Change "After" to "6pt".