Planning a retirement party? Use Canva to make a classy invitation worthy of the occasion.

Create a Retirement Party Invitations in Canva

Create the send-off your retiree deserves with an incredible retirement party invitation in Canva

Farewells can be hard, but if you find yourself planning a retirement party for a beloved co-worker, let Canva make designing the invitations quick and painless. Even if you’re not a professional designer, Canva’s easy-to-use layouts and tools can help you make your invitations special and heartfelt.

Canva even makes it easy to send and share your retirement party invitations. Whether you’re printing your invitations and sending them through the mail, or organizing through social media, Canva comes with features to get your invitations out fast. The only thing you’ll need to worry about is the cake.

Make a retirement party invitation in a jiffy

  1. Open Canva and select the “Invitation” design type.
  2. Choose from our library of beautifully 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 invitations to honor your retiree

  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 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.

Give your retiree a send off with style

After giving twenty or thirty years to the company, don’t give your retiree a generic invitation. Spice it up with our vast library of over 1 million stock photos, all ready to search and drag into your invitation. Does your retiree love koi ponds? Search for “koi” and Canva has plenty of images to give your invitation a personal touch.

Whether its colorful fish, rock climbing, or sports, we have plenty of free images to add to your invitation, with premium images available for only $1.

Keep your retirement party invitations classy

Forget the gold watch. Show you care with fancy, professionally printed invitations. After you’re done designing, click “Download” and choose “High quality PDF” to create a file ready for a print professional. Then choose some fancy paper stock, and your invitations will soon be ready to mail.

Worried about licking all those envelopes? If you’d rather send your invitations electronically, Canva makes it quick and easy. Click “Share” at the top right of the screen, and you can post your invitation on Facebook or Twitter. You can even copy and paste the e-mail addresses of all your invitees into the field then click “Send” to mail your invitations to your whole list all at once.

Surprise parties stay sneaky with Canva

If you’re planning on surprising your retiree, Canva can help with your covert party-planning. Operate in secret with the planning committee! Click “Share” and check the box marked “Share/email as an editable design” to allow anyone you share the design with to tweak or modify your invitations.

Don’t risk over-the-shoulder invitation peeking from your retiree. You can access Canva online at home, from the office, or in a smoke-filled room with your party co-conspirators. Download our free iPad and iPhone apps from the App Store or our free Android app from Google Play and you can even keep designing on the go, right up until everyone yells, “Surprise!”