Canva Drawing tool

How to Draw on Canva? [Canva Drawing Tool]

Canva is a free graphic design tool that allows anyone to create designs easily. This article has shown you how to draw in canva. You can use Canva to draw anything from business cards to magazine covers.

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We live in a digital world, so why not use it to your advantage? Canva, an easy-to-use graphic design tool, allows you to create professional-looking images.

Canva is a free design tool that has millions of users because, among other reasons, it is easy to use. With Canva, users can design anything from business cards to magazine covers. 

This article will explore how to use the Canva drawing tool like any other adobe illustrator or paint on your pc.

How to Use the Draw(Beta) Feature on Canva?

1. Add The Canva Drawing Tool

  • To access the ‘Draw app’, go to the left menu and select the ‘More’ option. 
  • Scroll to the end of the list to find the ‘Draw Beta’ option. 
  • Clicking on this will add the ‘Draw app’ to your menu options.
Canva drawing tool

2. Choose Your Brush Type, Size and by clicking on Transparency

If you choose the ‘Draw’ option, several various brushes will display, which you can use to enhance your images.

As an example, we’ll use the ‘Pen Stroke’ brush. ‘Erase,’ ‘Transparency,’ and ‘Colors’ are some of the other possibilities.

Customize using various options

3. Check Out the Marker Effect

The ‘Marker’ choice is similar to the pen option, although it is a little thicker.

Choose marker effect

4. Check Out Glow Pen Effect

You should look at the “Glow Pen” option to give you a neon light effect on your strokes.

Glow pen effect

5. Check Out Highlighter Effect

You might also want to test out the highlighting effect in the Canva drawing tool. You’ll get a square highlighter effect if you choose the “Highlighter” option.

Highlighter effect

6. Edit the Image with Brush Effects

Look at a photo that has been altered with these brushes. You must exit the left menu after each stroke. Add animation effects.

Now you are ready to download your own drawn image from canva.

Choose brush effect to edit images

Other How-to Guides of Canva

How To Use Canva Design Tool? [Ultimate Beginner Guide]

How to Group Elements in Canva

Learn how to sell Canva templates

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These are the different ways to use the Canva drawing tool to create editable graphics.

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Canva mastery course

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