The free brochure maker that makes you look like a pro

No design skills? No problem! We’ve got hundreds of brochure templates, so you can forget about hiring a designer or fiddling with complicated design software.

Brochure templates for every need

Canva’s brochure maker takes the hassle out of creating beautiful brochures. From travel brochures to real estate brochures, Canva’s extensive template library has you covered. Simply add your details, customize according to your needs and there you have it: A custom brochure, made by you.

Got something specific in mind? Design your brochure from scratch. With our drag-and-drop design tools, anyone can create stunning brochures, regardless of design experience.

Create a brochure that’s impossible to ignore, with Canva’s brochure maker. Read on and learn how to make a brochure in just a few steps.

How to make a brochure

  1. Open Canva

    Open Canva on your desktop or launch the app to get started. Log in or sign up using Google or Facebook then search for “Brochures” to start designing.

  2. Explore templates

    Find the perfect template for your needs. Choose from real estate brochures or layouts for marketing universities, spas, sales and more. Once you’ve found a layout you like, simply click and start customizing.

  3. Customize your brochures

    Once you’ve found the right brochure template, you can easily tweak the layout to get it looking exactly as you need it to. Upload your own photos; rearrange text boxes and elements; and tweak fonts and colors in a few clicks.

  4. Add more design elements

    With Canva, the possibilities are endless. Experiment with different layouts, browse thousands of stock images and illustrations, try out different color and font combinations. All that’s needed is your creativity.

  5. Order your prints

    Order high-quality prints of your brochures through Canva Print and enjoy free shipping. Or, save your design as a PDF, JPG or PNG file. Remember you can always edit your design any time.

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Eye-catching images, without the price tag

We’re quite proud of our stock image library. It’s got over 2 million photos, icons and illustrations, with a huge range of free images and premium images priced at just $1. So you can get the look you want, without blowing your budget.

Want to add a personal touch—or highlight your brand? Simply drag and drop your photos from your desktop, and they’ll be uploaded into Canva in a jiffy.

Brochure printing made easy

We’ll make sure your brochures look as great in person as they do on your screen. Canva Print makes brochure printing pain-free. With affordable prices and a 100% satisfaction guarantee, we’re determined to print brochures that you’ll love.

We deliver to your door within 3-5 days—or choose our Express option.

FAQ

Great brochures include:

  • High resolution images, attention-grabbing copy, contact details and a call-to-action
  • Consistent, on-brand color schemes and font combinations to help your audience get to know you
  • Bullet points, short paragraphs, white space and graphics to break up lengthy text.

The four standard brochure sizes are 8.5 x 11, 8.5 x 14, 11 x 17 and 11 x 25.5 in.

You can also choose a trifold, half-fold, gate fold or accordion fold depending on how you want to showcase your information.

Choose the size and fold that most enhance your message.

Brochures allow you to spread your message quickly and in a visually appealing way. You can share the core ideas of your business, announce new products and services or feature coupons and promotions. They are popular for trade shows, media kits and direct mail.

What they say about Canva
Simply put, I would not be able to do what I do without Canva. Its versatility and easy to use functionality is beyond compare. I recommend it to friends and customers all the time! From creating a corporate brochure to a cute birthday invite – in my eyes, it's the best application out there.So many things to like! First off, you can use it for FREE! I love that you have the ability to share with your team, so you can collaborate with your fellow co-workers. The designs print great so it is an easy way to make flyers and brochures as well. I can't say enough good things about Canva!Canva is user friendly; easily create your own designs, upload your own images or choose from existing images and templates. Those that believe corporate branding consistency is important across social media, brochures, etc., this is the platform for you!

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