Everyone is creative in their own way. Canva graphic designing tools helps you to be creative in your own way. It turns your creative imagination into a finished design in a few minutes.
Learn canva graphic designing with a step-by-step guide by Digital Abhishek Rawat.
“A picture is worth a thousand words“— Fred R. Barnard.
Pictures & Graphics are always powerful & expensive than words. Statistics also show that the human brain informed, capture & translate, memorize visual graphics more than only text data. As a marketer, you should know this. From the starting Graphic design is not an easy job. It takes lots of hard work & training to get in the shoe of a graphic designer.
Canva makes your job easy by creating a platform where you can edit the given templates, design the new one with the simple tool mechanism given in Canva.Canva is a graphic designing platform used to create different social media graphics, presentations, posters, documents, websites & many other visuals. It makes the non-designer job easy because of pre-installed templates present in the canvas.
It comes with a visual voice for your personal brand & business. You can use canva in three available modes — Free, Canva Pro, Enterprise. The mobile app is also available for mobile users.
In this article, you will learn & know about:-
Available templates in canva.
Canva for the non-graphics designer.
Canva step-by-step guide.
Canva designing courses — From where you can learn canva.
My graphics designs in canva
Tip:- Before designing anything in canva, visualize the design in your brain with steps or draw a rough sketch/outline on the page, it will help you in designing.
Let’s start the canva designing journey.
Designing graphics in canva become easy because of the different templates which are pre-installed on the canva website. Canva divides the templates section into social media, personal branding, business, marketing, education & trending.
The topmost templates used by people are social media templates where you can influence your social circle according to your goals, Personalized Professional Resume you can also design in canva.
Designing & Printing T-shirt is also available in templates, Logo for the business, Certificate on different events, many Youtubers used canva for their Youtube introduction & video editing. There are many other templates that you can explore according to your objective in business & life.
For the non-graphics designer, it’s hards to learn designing skills because the courses & tools are very expensive to buy & use. With canva, non-graphic designer life becomes very easy because the designing tools are easy to learn. Use template & design according to your needs & the goal of the business. Different options are given here to modify the design & create a fresh design.
You can change the image, change the font & its color, different background, put an effect on them, transparency options. Explore more to know about more effects & tools.
Step 4— Add Elements according to design preference
In elements, you can add lines, shapes, frames, stickers, charts, grids, gradients & other stickers.
Elements give your design an elegant look and varieties of options are available in elements.
Step 6— Finish -Save -Download
After finishing the design, give a name to your design & save it. Canva autosave also but for better understanding it better to save it with the name.
Then download the graphics on your phone & laptop or you can directly post them on your social media by linking it.
You can download the graphic in different types also like JPG, PDF, PNG, MP4 & Animated also. Choosing according to your design.
Follow these 6 easy steps & create a different elegant design on the canvas. The best part is that you don’t have to spend lots of hours learning designing with these easy steps you can create a wonderful design for yourself & your clients.
For perfection in canva, you only need to do 3 things — Practice, Practice & Practice. Explore every tool of canvas & try to use it in the design to get the best result. Once you get perfection, you will take less time to brilliant & wonderful graphics in less time.
Canva Graphic Designing Courses
canva created a platform in their own website named Learn. Free courses, tutorials & blogs are created by canva on different topics related to canva & branding.
From Youtube also you can learn canva by viewing video tutorials on different designs, how to use tools effectively, tips & tricks. You can check the Design with canva channel on Youtube.
Different canva courses are created by different tutors on different platforms. You can explore them & which you find the best you can join.
You can become a member of different social media groups where they shared their designs, tips & tricks on various designs & give guidance regarding canva.
But you will learn canva only by exploring & designing on it. Start designing it you will start learning it.
Let me show you some of the designs which I created on canva by learning it. I didn’t take any training or watched any tutorials but by just exploring & designing on canva I learned it and here are some of my designs.
With Practice your design will gradually become better than the previous one. Keep practicing & you will become each day. Check out my portfolio.