Adding Shapes - Exercise

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Adding Shapes - Exercise

Adding Shapes

Duration: 5 to 10 minutes.

In this exercise, you will add a shape to a document.

  1. Open or go to Plants in my yard - Intermediate.docx.
  2. Insert a Smiley Face Shape in the footer of the document such that your footer looks like the screenshot below:Smiley Face in Footer
  3. Save your document.


  1. Double-click in the Footer to make the Footer the active part of your document.
  2. From the INSERT tab, in the Illustrations group, click Shapes: Shapes in Illustrations Group of Insert Tab
  3. Select the Smiley Face shape under Basic Shapes: Shape Options
  4. Place the smiley face in the footer of the document and drag it until you are happy with the size.
  5. From the DRAWING TOOLS FORMAT tab, in the Shape Styles group, click Shape Fill and select Red: Shape Fill in Shape Styles Group of Drawing Tools Format Tab
  6. Save the document.