How to use Canva for Recognition Templates

When you click the Recognition Template link, you will be taken to the Canva template.  If you do not already have a Canva account, it will ask you to select one of the following (free account):

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Once your account is created it will open up the template for editing


Step 1

Select the Recognition Template you want to make


Step 2 

On the left side is a menu bar.  Click on Uploads and upload the image you want to use.

Step 3 

Drag the image over to the template where the sky image is.

This will now change to the image you just uploaded.  You may need to edit the size before you upload if it is too large.  There are online options to make different image sizes.

Step 4

Click on the MEMBER NAME and now you can type in the individual’s name

Step 5 

Click on the Location of Member and type in City, State

Step 6

Click on the Share button (top right corner) Select Download.  You now will have the image downoladed to your computer.