Unleash Your Creative Potential: Join Our Canva Workshop Series!

Written by: Celine Coughlin


In today's digital world, designing cool stuff doesn’t have to be rocket scienceWhether you’re a small business owner, a wannabe entrepreneur, or just someone with a knack for creativity, you’ve got the power to make outstanding graphics right at your fingertips. And guess what? After this series you will have no need for a designer for every little thing. That’s where Canva swoops in – it’s like having your own little design genie in a bottle, ready to grant your every creative wish without you needing a degree in art!

Why Use Canva? 💻

Easy Peasy to Use

Canva’s so simple, anyone can work it. It’s all about dragging, dropping, and making magic happen – no design degree required.

Loads of Templates

With Canva, you don’t have to start from scratch. They have thousands of templates for every occasion – from social media posts to business cards to wedding invitations.

Get Creative

Whether you’re into colours, fonts, or funky graphics, Canva lets you customise everything to make your designs totally unique to you.

Share the Love

Canva is not just for solo missions – you can team up with your work colleges and work on projects together, which is perfect for getting stuff done in a flash.

The more you practice, the better you'll get. That's where our blogs and tutorial videos come in. We're not just throwing you into the deep end of the design pool – we're here to hold your hand (virtually, of course) and guide you through every stroke, click, and colour choice.

With each blog you read and each tutorial video you watch, you'll pick up new tricks, learn handy shortcuts, and discover fresh ideas to incorporate into your designs. Before you know it, you'll be churning out designs that would make even the pros jealous!

And here's the best part: all that practice and all those new skills you're picking up? They're not just making you a better designer – they're also improving the quality of the work you send to us. Yes, you heard that right. By honing your design skills with Canva, you're creating designs that are not only stunning but also print-ready, which means less back-and-forth and more high-fives all around.

So, whether you're a design newbie or a seasoned pro looking to brush up on your skills, dive into our blogs and tutorial videos, soak up all that knowledge, and watch as your designs – and your confidence – soar to new heights. Trust us, your future self will thank you for it. Let's get to designing together! 

Canva being used by staff  in office

A Few Tips and Tricks for Canva Newbies! 💡

Get Familiar With The Basics

Before you start creating, take a bit of time to snoop around Canva and get comfy with how it all works. Click here, drag there – you’ll be a pro in no time! You can even use the beginner courses on the website or app to learn more!

Make it Yours

Don’t be afraid to put your stamp on things. Whether it’s your brand colours, your favourite font, or your snazzy logo, Canva’s all about letting your personality shine through.

Spruce it Up with Design Elements

Feeling a bit bland? Spice up your design with Canva’s immense selection of design goodies – icons and photos galore. Text can make or break a design, play around with Canva’s text tools to find the perfect font, size, and style!

Keep it Neat with Grids and Alignment

No wonky lines here! Canva’s got nifty tools to help you keep everything neat and tidy, so your designs always look slick.

'What Will I Use Canva For?' 🎨

Social Media Posts

Canva is a game-changer for crafting eye-catching social media posts. With its extensive library of templates and easy-to-use design tools, you can create attention-grabbing graphics that stand out in the crowded social media landscape. Whether you're promoting a sale, sharing a quote, or announcing an event, Canva empowers you to create professional-looking posts that engage your audience and drive results.


For businesses, Canva is a unbelievable. It allows you to create professional-quality marketing materials, such as flyers, posters, and business cards, without the need for expensive design software or hiring a graphic designer. With Canva, you can showcase your products or services in style, build brand awareness, and attract customers – all while staying within budget and maintaining full control over your brand identity.

Wedding Stationery

Planning a wedding can be stressful, but Canva makes creating beautiful wedding stationery a breeze. Whether you're designing save-the-dates, invitations, or thank-you cards, Canva offers a wide range of elegant templates and customisable options to suit any theme or style. From classic and timeless to modern and trendy, Canva helps you create personalised wedding stationery that sets the tone for your special day and leaves a lasting impression on your guests.

Personal Projects

Canva isn't just for businesses and weddings – it's also perfect for all kinds of personal projects. Whether you're designing birthday invitations, holiday cards, or scrapbook pages, Canva provides the tools and inspiration you need to bring your ideas to life. With its user-friendly interface and endless creative possibilities, Canva empowers you to unleash your creativity and make anything from DIY crafts to family photo albums look polished and professional.

In a Nutshell ✨

In summary, Canva is a versatile and user-friendly design tool that caters to a wide range of needs, from social media posts to business marketing materials to personal projects like wedding stationery. Its extensive library of templates, customisable options, and intuitive interface make it accessible to users of all skill levels, empowering them to create professional-quality designs without the need for expensive software or design expertise. Whether you're a business owner looking to enhance your marketing efforts, a bride-to-be planning her dream wedding, or simply someone with a creative vision, Canva provides the tools and resources to bring your ideas to life and make a lasting impression.

At Instant Print, we’re all about helping you unleash your inner design guru. Stay tuned for more top tips, tutorials, and inspiration to take your designs to the next level. 

Your Design, Our Prints!