I totally get the struggle – you’re designing something in Canva but the boxy square corners just aren’t working for your vibe.
You want those smooth, rounded corners that look so modern and sleek! Well, you’ve come to the right place.
In this quick guide, I’ll walk you through exactly how to round corners in Canva in just a few simple clicks.
So let’s get started – here is how to round corners in Canva!
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How To Round Corners In Canva (Step By Step!)
Below are the steps for rounding corners in Canva:
1. Create/Open design
Log in or sign up to the Canva website to get access to Canva’s homepage.
On the Canva homepage, look for the ‘Recent Design’ section to click on the design you have worked on in the past and it will open in a Canva editor.
Or click on the ‘Create a Design’ button from the top right corner of the Canva homepage to create a new one. You can then click on the design type that you like the best to get directed to the Canva editor.
2. Round Corners In Canva
After opening or creating a design in Canva, it is time to learn how to round corners.
a) Round Corners Of An Image
Click on the ‘Elements’ button from the left sidebar and then search for the ‘Round Corner Frames’ from the top search bar.
Click on the ‘See All’ button opposite the ‘Frames’ subheading to get access to all frames in Canva.
Now click one of the rounded corner frames that you like the most to add it to your design.
And then drag the image whose corners you want to round over the frame.
As a result of which, the picture will get the shape of the frame and the corners of the image will get round.
Now you can drag the image to its respective place.
Note: if you don’t have an image on your design then either add an image from a Canva stock photo by clicking on the ‘Photo’ button or upload your own by clicking on the ‘Uploads’ button from the left sidebar.
b) Round Corners Of a Shape
To round the corners of the element firstly, click on it.
But if your design does not have any element, like mine. Then click on the ‘Elements’ button from the left sidebar and then search for a ‘Shape’ from the top toolbar.
Now Canva will show you various options to choose from. Click on the shape whose corner you want to round to add it to your design.
Once you have your element on your design, click on it to get access to the top toolbar.
Then click on the ‘Boarder Style’ button from the top toolbar to open a new menu. Drag the ‘Corner Rounding’ slider towards the right side to round the corners of the shape.
Now you will see a perfectly rounded element in front of you.
c) Round Corners Of a Line
Click on the Line in front of you and then on the ‘Line Style’ button from the top toolbar.
Now enable the ‘Rounded Ends Points’ option to round the corners of the line.
As a result of which, you will have a perfect line with rounded corners in front of you.
Note: If your design does not have a line then click on the ‘Elements’ button from the left-hand side and then search for the line option from the top search bar.
3. Download Your Design
Once you get satisfied with rounding the corners, you can then proceed to save it on your computer.
From the top right corner of the screen, click on the ‘Share’ button. From the new menu, click on the ‘Download’ button.
Now Canva will ask you to set your download settings. Set the file type to PNG and then click on the ‘Download’ button at the bottom.
FAQ- How To Round Corners In Canva
Below are a few frequently asked questions to help you out:
How Do You Make a Rounded Rectangle In Canva?
Click on the ‘Elements’ button from the left sidebar and search for a ‘Rectangle’ from the top search bar. Then click on your desired rectangle to add it to your design.
From the top toolbar, click on the ‘Boarder Style’ button. And then drag the ‘Corner Rounding’ slider towards the right side to round the corners of the rectangle.
How Do You Write In a Round Shape In Canva?
To write in a round shape, firstly click on the ‘Text’ button from the left sidebar and then on the text style that you like the most to add it to your design. Now type in your desired text.
Once you have your text ready in front of you, click on the ‘Effects’ button from the top toolbar and then on the ‘Curve’ button from the new menu. Now your written text will get a round shape.
Before You Leave
By following the above steps, you will now be able to round corners of any images, shapes, or lines.
There is no need to use any other editing platform, Canva has got you covered.
If you have any questions, make sure to comment below. I would love to help you.
As people say ‘knowledge is the biggest asset’, I hope you share this blog with your loved ones.
Hey there! I’m Rohit Lohia, a passionate SEO enthusiast and the proud founder of Branded Bucks. I’m all about helping small business owners achieve success online through my blog. Join me on this exciting journey as we explore ways to make money online and build a thriving digital presence.