Gradient Background In Canva Fast & Easy Solution

Gradient Background In Canva Fast & Easy Solution

How to create a gradient background color in Canva?

In this tutorial I want to show you how you can set up a gradient background for your designs in Canva. It’s very easy to do in just a few seconds.

Canva is a great program for web designers and content creators because you can easily make beautiful designs with it.

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Open Canva

If you have used Canva before then you will know that if you click on the canvas, then you can see this option over here background color.

It is set as a solid color by default.

I will show you how you can set this to a gradient background very easily.

Canva Solid Background default

And if you click on it then you can set the background color for the canvas. But as you have noticed it’s only one solid color so.

So, if I want to have a gradient background for my design then how can I do that?

Go to the Canva elements option and select @contributordanny

To do that you need to go to the Elements option over here and click on it.

Now you need to search for this search term @contributordanny
If you just type this in the search bar you will automatically see these options appear.

You can just click on the first one, and adjust the size so it matches the whole canvas.

Add contributordanny element for gradient background in canva Canva Solid Background default

Change gradient background in Canva with @contributordanny element

Now if you click on the element then you can see the two basic colors over here. Now it’s set to blue and purple.

default colors contributordanny element for gradient background in canva Add contributordanny element for gradient background in canva Canva Solid Background default

But you can also change the colors to something else like red and black for example.

Change colors contributordanny element for gradient background in canva default colors contributordanny element for gradient background in canva Add contributordanny element for gradient background in canva Canva Solid Background default

And now you can see you have a red and black gradient background in Canva.
Of course you can select any two colors that you want to. So, you can make combination that you like.

In the video tutorial I will explain everything in more detail, and you can watch it on YouTube over here.

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