How to Make a Picture Round in Canva

If you’ve been using Canva for a while now, you might be wondering how to change the shape of your images. But searching for specific features on the editing platform isn’t always straightforward.

How to Make a Picture Round in Canva

But don’t worry. We are here to help.

In this article, we’ll provide step-by-step instructions on how to change the shape of a photo in Canva, and how to resize it and create a template.

How to Crop a Picture in Canva

To resize your image in the Canva app, follow the steps below:

  1. Go to the Canva.com website and log in or sign up.
  2. On the main page, click on the plus sign in the left corner and select “Edit photo”.
  3. Choose a photo from your device’s gallery.
  4. After the upload, click “Edit image”.
  5. Click on the photo and find the “…” button above it. Select the button and click on “Crop”.
  6. Click the dot on one of the image corners and drag the frame until you are satisfied with the size and position.
  7. Click “Check icon” below the image.
  8. Click “Save”, or continue editing your photo.

How to Make a Picture Round in Canva

To reshape your image into a circle:

  1. Go to the Canva.com website and log in or sign up.
  2. On the main page, select the desired template.
  3. Upload a photo from your gallery or choose among suggested by Canva.
  4. From the sidebar on the left, select “Elements” and find “Frames”. Click “All” to see more suggestions.
  5. Select one of the circle frames.
  6. When the shape is added to your template, drag the image over the frame. The image will take the shape of the frame automatically.
  7. Click on any of the four dots in the corners of the frame and drag it to change size.
  8. Click the “Done” button when you are satisfied with the result.
  9. Press “Save”, or continue editing your photo.

How to Make a Picture Round in Canva on Mobile

If you want to edit your photos on the go using a mobile, it’s not much different from editing a photo in the desktop version.

  1. Open the Canva app and click the plus icon in the left bottom corner.
  2. Select one of the templates or press “Custom dimensions” to set size.
  3. Upload a photo from your gallery or choose among suggestions.
  4. Tap on the image, then on the plus icon in the left bottom corner.
  5. Select a frame and drag the image into it.
  6. Resize the frame to your liking.
  7. Press “Save” or continue editing.

FAQ

How Do I Create a Grid in Canva?

Grids help to create beautiful collages. Canva offers a lot of pre-designed grid templates, but you can create a custom grid following the instruction below:

• On the main page, select the “Photo collage” template.

• Select a suggested grid or click on “Create blank” to customize it.

• Click “Photos” to select images from pre-uploaded.

• Click “Uploads”, then “Upload media” to select images from your device.

• Drag images to position them as you wish.

• Click and drag the dots in the corners of the images to resize them.

• Crop the images if needed using the same dots in the corners, then click “Done”.

• To fill the grid with color, click on the cell of the grid, then the rainbow color tile. Pick a color.

• To adjust grid spacing, click “Spacing” in the toolbar. Shift the slider.

How Do I Create a Template in Canva for Free?

Templates help to speed up the editing process. To create a custom template in the Canva free version, follow these steps:

• On the main page, select “Create a design”.

• Choose a template from the suggested options or set your custom dimensions.

• Upload an image from the gallery or choose from among the options suggested by Canva.

• Add elements that will appear on every photo when using the template from the sidebar.

• Drag, resize, and change the color of the elements to your liking.

• Upload additional images if you want to. Adjust.

• Click the “Duplicate page” icon on the right.

• Edit the duplicated image.

• Click “Download” and select the number and format of the image you want to save.

How Do I Create a Template in Canva for Work?

Canva offers the option of creating a custom template. This is especially useful for work, as you can add a brand logo and website URL to every image automatically. Once you create a template you like, you can share it with your team and reuse it over and over again.

• Sign up for the Canva for Work to unlock the feature (30-day free trial).

• Select “Brand Kit” from the sidebar.

• Select the “Create a Design” button and select a size among suggested or set custom dimensions.

• Click on the document title to rename it.

• Upload a photo from your gallery or choose from suggested.

• From the sidebar, select any elements you want to appear on every picture done with the template.

• Drag and resize the elements.

• Upload any additional elements from your device, i.e., logo.

• When you are satisfied with the result, shift the “Make Public” toggle button in the upper right corner to either make it public or disable the option.

• Select “Publish as a Template”.

• Click “Save”.

How Do I Upload my Canva Photo to WordPress?

WordPress is popular for its content customization options and endless plugins. To upload an image edited in Canva to your WordPress website, you have to install the Canva plugin for WordPress first. Download it from the WordPress website or search for it in the plugin console.

Then, choose or create a template. You can choose the “Facebook ad” option to create a post that will look good both on your website and when shared on social media.

Next, upload an image. You can choose a preset from suggested or create a completely new design. Add any elements you wish from the sidebar and adjust them. If you wish, upload a background image and add a filter to it. Add text and format it to your liking.

When you are satisfied with the result, click the “Download” button in the top right corner. Choose a file format and click the green “Download” button once again.

Upload the file to your WordPress website. You will then have to optimize the image.

Why I Cannot Save Changes on My Canva Photo?

There are several reasons why your Canva image changes fail to save.

First, make sure that your browser is updated to the latest version.

Second, check your internet connection. Canva changes will not save offline.

Third, wait for the “All changes saved” sign in the status bar at the top of the editor. Canva saves changes automatically every couple of seconds.

Finally, try saving the design manually. Click on “Save” in the editor menu bar.

Creative Designs

Canva is a great app for both personal and professional use. Custom templates can not only save time but also make your working process more fun. With the sharing Option and the WordPress plugin, Canva exceeds expectations about a photo editing app. We hope that this article has helped you to resize and reshape your image in Canva. Or maybe you got even more creative and decided to make a collage?

Share your tips on editing images in the Canva app in the comments section below.

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