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  • Intro to Canva

    Brought to you by

    Sharper Training Solutions, Inc

  • Canva

    Canva is a graphic-design tool website, founded in 2012

    It uses a drag-and-drop format and provides access to over a million

    photographs, graphics, and fonts

    It is used by non-designers as well as professionals

    The tools can be used for both web and print media design and graphics

    * Canva offers many FREE design options. Some design elements,

    however cost a fee. The FREE elements will be clearly marked

  • Getting Started

     Requirements:

     You’ll need a Canva account at

     Account Info:

  • Main Screen – Let’s Create New Design

  • Elements/Options for the Design

    You can personalize your design with these options:

    *Elements -



    *Upload (your own images etc)

  • Click each option on the left for additional choices

    *Please note those marked as FREE

  • Color Palettes on Your Design

    Click any element on your design and a menu will appear in the tool bar above

  • Changing Fonts

  • Click Canva

    While working on your design

    If you need to return to the main menu

    Click CANVA in the upper Left corner

  • What Can You Do With Your Design?

  • Share

    Invite people via their email

    Chose if they can Edit or View

  • Download

    JPG - Smallest file size. Ideal for sharing on social media or emails.

    PNG- Good for images and photos. Ideal for sharing on social media or emails.

    PDF: standard - Good for presentations and text heavy documents with multiple

    pages. With its smaller file size, it is ideal for sharing via email.

    PDF: for print - Good for presentations and text heavy documents with multiple

    pages. Ideal for printing.

    Animated GIF/Movie (Experimental) - – Make your designs move by selecting this

    option. You can choose between saving your design as a GIF or MP4 file. This

    download option is exclusively available for Canva for Work subscribers.

  • Buy Prints

  • Make your Design Public

    Make Public allows your design to be see on your profile

  • Creating a Team

    Creating a team is a great way to collaborate with peers on any project.

     Log in to Canva.

     If applicable, switch to the team you would like to invite members to by clicking the arrow next

    to your profile photo. This will open a drop-down. From there, select the team name.

     Click on the Team members tab.

     Enter the email addresses of your new team members.

     Choose your team member permissions by clicking the drop-down menu next to each email.

    Free teams have the option to assign members to the roles of Member and Administrator.

     Click Send invitations.

     ALLOWED up to 350 Members


  • Helpful Tutorials

    1. Canva Help Page

    2. Click here for tutorials -

    3. Helpful Tricks -