How To Create Incredible Designs For FREE

Your Simple Guide To CANVA Basics

An Introduction To Using CANVA Image and Text Design App for the first time.



If you’re new to Canva and wish to get started with this awesome free design app then here is the place to start.


Check out the video on this page that will guide you through the simple steps of getting started and creating your first fantastic and professional looking design.


Canva is a free online platform for creating Image-With-Text Designs in an easy to use way.


Simply select or upload your image background, and enter your text in the predefined and flexible template.


Essentially – Start with Canva pre-created professional templates and swap in your own images and text to create your own usable, downloadable designs.


Canva screenshot


Choose from over 50! Template Categories and 100’s! of Amazing looking templates to get your creative juices flowing.


You can use Canva to easily and quickly create your Facebook Cover, Invitations, Postcards, Ads, Business Cards, Social Media Banners, Blog Post Images, Presentations, Letterheads, Book Covers and much much more….all for free!

(*some additional photos and templates do come at a $1 premium – but you could create a whole website without the need for a single purchase.)


So If you want to create professional designs quickly and easily, then Canva is a great tool for your toolbox. Watch the video on this page and enjoy what you create!


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Your Simple Guide To CANVA Basics


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Wishing you success and happiness.

Sebastian 🙂


Sebastian Bio Image BeataSebastian is a creative and innovative artist and designer and a new age entrepreneur of our exploding digital age. He is a caring father of his twin daughters Atiya and Caira and loving husband to Beata. He is adept in core digital skills, photography and digital creativity. He is a practitioner of daily Yoga, meditation and inner development and is passionate about learning diverse life skills and transformational personal improvement practices. He has spent many years developing a unique series of active sensory dynamic chairs to contribute to the evolution of the human sitting experience. He is passionate for nature, life and all that which inspires the human spirit to lift up to glorious heights and unite people in Our global enduring quest to sustain this beautiful world for us all to share.