Create Your Text

  1. Start Blender.
  2. Remove the default cube. (X)
  3. Add text. (Alt+A) Select Text and press TAB
  4. You may want to switch to edit mode (TAB) and use the variety of features that Blender provides for editing, formatting and laying out text. . For a start just use BACKSPACE to delete the letters “Text” and type your own like “This is simple”.
  5. When finished editing go back to object mode. (TAB)
  6. Convert your text to a mesh. (ALT+CMesh)
  7. Press P

Change Text color

Here is a video on how to change the color of the text or object in blender. I saved it right at the moment he shows how to do it.    –LAMBO