It's a special day that deserves a special invitation! Canva allows you to create beautiful baptism invitations your guests will cherish, even if you don't have much graphic design experience.

The perfect invitation for a special occasion

Never settle for generic invitations again! Canva has a stunning collection of invitation layouts for you to choose from. You can customize them to your liking, resulting in an invitation that is uniquely yours.

Simply change the images, fonts and colors on your layout to create a baptism invitation with a personal touch. You can also add details of the Church and any other information your guests might want to know. You’ll cherish your invitation for years to come, so make it a special one!

Anyone can create a Baptism invitation in Canva

  1. Open Canva and select the “Invitation” design type
  2. Choose from hundreds of professionally designed layouts
  3. Upload your own photos or choose from over 1 million stock images
  4. Fix your images, add stunning filters and edit text
  5. Save and share

Customize your baptism invitation with a personal touch

  1. Change the images. Upload your own images or choose from our stock library of over 1 million photographs, graphics and illustrations.
  2. Change the fonts. Choose from of over 130 fresh fonts.
  3. Change the background. Choose a background from our library or use an image.
  4. Change the colors. Change the color of your text boxes and text to add extra flair.

Add photographs of your newborn

It’s free to upload as many of your images as you like in Canva. Create a personalized invitation for your beautiful newborn by uploading your latest photographs.

If you want to add something extra, you can also choose from our library of over 1 million stock images, illustrations and graphics. Many of these are also free, while others are all priced at just $1 each.

Update your invitation as details change

If details of the date or venue change, don’t panic! You can save and edit your design as many times as you like. We want you to get your baptism invitation just perfect.

Baptism invitations you can print or share online

To prepare your Baptism invitation for print save it as a PDF. If you’re sharing your baptism invitation online, save your design as a PNG. This will give you a beautiful graphic you can add to an email, or even a Facebook event.

Do I need to download Canva?

There’s no need to download or install anything to use Canva on the web. Simply head over to and create an account online to get started. Alternatively, you can download Canva on your iOS and Android devices, allowing you to create designs at home, at work or on the go!

How does collaboration work in Canva?

Collaborative design means your friends and family can help you design the perfect baptism invitation. To allow other people to edit your design, simply tick the box next to “Share/email as an editable design”. This will give them access to edit your design in their personal Canva account.

Can I edit my baptism invitation after I've saved it?

If details of your event change – don’t stress! Minor details can be changed easily in Canva. Your design will automatically save to the “My Designs” section of your Canva homepage, and you can edit and save it as many times as you like.

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