Sunday, May 30, 2021

How to give sketchy effect in Canva to anything ?

Recently I have learned a technique to create a pencil sketchy effect or vector effect in Canva through my Canva master course from Nino. (To know more about him as well as to join this course, join the Facebook group “Canva Design Secrets”.

Though I have noticed a similar technique through some of the tutorials available on Youtube Nino's way of teaching canva tricks is simply amazing.

How to give sketchy effect in Canva to anything

Below are the designs, I have created so far with this technique. In today’s tutorial, I will share the steps for these designs to create such kinds of effects. You can play around with it to create designs according to your requirement, add more creativity so that people will ask you, how did you create it 😊

How to give sketchy effect in Canva to anything

How to give sketchy effect in Canva to anything

How to give sketchy effect in Canva to anything

Step 1 – Use any image, remove its background, recently canva introduced a feature “Cut-outs”, see the below screenshot for your quick reference. You can simply check this feature and search the image of your choice directly without any background. You may need canva pro to use this feature or avail 30 days free trial period.

How to give sketchy effect in Canva to anything

Step 2- Go to effects – Glitch – Apply Trace – Double click on Trace to adjust the settings (These settings will be up to your requirements but make sure to mark RGB Shift and colorize “0”, adjust “Power” “Brightness” and Transparency as per your design need.

How to give sketchy effect in Canva to anything

How to give sketchy effect in Canva to anything

Step- 3 Fine-tune your design with the shadow line only if you need to split it between colorful and sketchy look else for complete sketch effect, you don’t need to do anything. Download the shadow line, I shared through below mentioned tutorial earlier. You can also crop any part of your sketchy or colored image to give it more authentic look.

Design Travel Company Template Design in Canva

Watch the below video for your better understanding of the above steps.

Share your feedback in the comments, I would be happy to teach you more about Canva.

Sunday, May 23, 2021

Design Creative Social Media Ads for Online Stores in Canva

Social media marketing has become a genuine need for every business around the world. Whether you keep an online presence for your business or run it traditionally, You always need to market your products to reach the maximum level of sales or for your brand awareness.

Design Creative Social Media Ads for Online Stores in Canva

Many businesses have started failing now just because of not following this important requirement of today’s business world.  I have shared few blogs for my readers recently to highlight the importance of online business. Do check them for your online business presence and growth.

In today’s tutorial, I will share the techniques for the design which I have recently created for an online grocery store. This is an ad design to promote an online store through Facebook/Instagram/google ads etc. This simple but quite attractive ad is very easy to create in Canva ( An online tool to create social media designs by using their free and pro versions). To edit designs in Canva, you don’t need any design expertise but this would be a work of few minutes and your designs would be ready 😊.

Canva has many amazing tools and features on top of an extensive photos and elements library. You can also avail of their 30 days free trial period to explore this online design platform. This will fulfill your design requirement. If you need any specific design or templates for your business, You can also contact me, I would be happy to support your business.

Design Creative Social Media Ads for Online Stores in Canva
Use this Template

Watch the below video for the steps, I have shared to create this design. 

How to design creative social media ads for Online stores in Canva ?

You can also download all the elements and photos through the below-shared link.

Design Creative Social Media Ads for Online Stores in Canva
Download these elements

Here is another design, I have created for an online store, I have made this template free to use in Canva. You can also check it to learn this design technique.

Design Creative Social Media Ads for Online Stores in Canva
Use this Template

Monday, May 10, 2021

How to create broken glass effect designs in canva ?

Are you interested to create broken glass effect designs in Canva?

Let me show you a technique in today’s tutorial that how can you create broken glass effects in Canva for different designs ?

This is a super easy method with amazing results. Below are the three designs I have created using this technique. I have also shared the Canva editable link for these designs for your learning.

How to create broken glass effect designs in canva ?
Design 1 - Use Template

How to create broken glass effect designs in canva ?
Design 2 - Use Template

How to create broken glass effect designs in canva ?
Design 3 - Use Template

How to create broken glass effect designs in canva ?

Step 1- Write the keyword “Broken glass” or broken screen” in the Canva photo section. You will see a penalty of options in these categories. Chose the best option matching your designs or needs.

How to create broken glass effect designs in canva ?

How to create broken glass effect designs in canva ?

Step 2 – Select any background photo as per your design requirement. As in my case, I have selected “Tech background” for design 1, “Man hitting the ball in cricket” for design 2, and “footballer kicks the ball” in design 3.

Step 3- Keep the glass photo on top and then start reducing the transparency up to 50 or 60 points.

Step 4- Now the most important step is to adjust the maximum broken area of glass over the main object, Like, in my designs, I have adjusted it on top of balls.

Watch the below video for your easy understanding.

For design 1, which I had created for social media posts, I used the mobile frame and then add the broken screen image inside it. See below the keywords for the elements I used for this design. 

How to create broken glass effect designs in canva ?