Choose the First Letter

To start, choose the first letter of your username, initials, or favorite word.

Click this icon to choose a new sprite:

Then select one of the letters in the Sprite library:

Why are characters in Scratch called 'sprites'? We borrowed the word from the first video games.

Tip: If you don't want the cat in your project, you can delete it using the scissors tool.

Click on the scissors, then click on the cat.

Next, add color effects