Are you interested in sketching on your Google Docs? You can achieve this by utilizing the sketching built-in tools accessible in Google under the Insert tab Docs. On the Drawing window, you have a variety of tools such as WordArt Shapes, Shapes, Textboxes, Lines, and more. In this article, we will elucidate the process of sketching in Google Docs.
How to Sketch on Google Docs
We will cover the following topics to assist you in sketching on Google Docs:
- Accessing the Drawing window
- Adding WordArt
- Creating Shapes
- Utilizing Lines
- Saving the Sketch
1] Accessing the Drawing window
Click the Insert tab, hover the cursor over Drawing, and choose New from the menu.
A window will open for the drawing.
2] Adding WordArt
In the Drawing window.
Click the Actions button and select WordArt.
Once the text box appears on the document, enter your desired text.
Then press Enter.
If you wish to change the color of the WordArt text on your document, click the Fill Color button and select a color from the menu.
If you want to modify the color of the Border, click the Border Fill button and select a border color from the menu.
If you desire to alter the borderline style, click the Border Dash button and select a line from the menu.
If you want to adjust the thickness of the WordArt text, click the Border Weight button and choose a thickness from the menu.
The same method for modifying the Color, border color, border style, and weight can be applied to shapes.
If you want to erase the WordArt, right-click the text and select Delete from the menu.
3] Creating Shapes
In the Drawing window, you can produce drawings using Shapes.
On the ribbon, click the Shapes button and select a Shape.
Then, draw the shape onto the document.
You can also choose Arrows, Callouts, and Equation from the menu to create the desired drawing.
4] Utilizing Lines
Click the Line button and select the line you desire. You can use the lines to construct the image you want on the Google Docs canvas. You can select the Scribble line and then create a drawing on the canvas.
Once you have completed the drawing, press Enter to see the result.
If you wish to modify the color of the line on your document, click the Line Color button and select a color from the menu.
If you want to change the style of the line, click the Line Dash button and choose a style.
If you want to adjust the thickness of the line, click the Line Weight button and select the desired thickness.
5] Save the Sketch
When you are finished, click the Save and Close button.
That’s it! We hope you now understand how to sketch on Google Docs.
Is there a pen tool in Google?
In Google Docs (web), there is no Pen tool available, similar to Microsoft Office. Google Docs does not offer a variety of drawing tools. In Google Docs, you can use the Scribble line tool to create a drawing in your document.
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Does Google Docs have word art?
Yes, Google Docs includes the WordArt feature, which is part of the available Drawing tools. In Google Docs, you can change the color, border, border color, and weight of the WordArt as mentioned in this article.
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