Use Canva's brilliant templates and intuitive design tools to create custom flashcards quickly and easily.

Use flashcards to study or guide you during presentations

Flashcards have got to be some of the most useful yet underrated tools for students and professionals alike. Whether you use them to help you study for an exam or to accompany you on stage during your grand speech or presentation, these are handy tools to have.

With Canva, you can create flashcards that work for you. Resize text to highlight an important point. Make text bold to stand out. Change the color of your text to bring your attention to a vital point you don’t want to forget. Let your subject guide design on Canva, as you add flashcard after flashcard to build the complete story.

Create flashcards in five easy steps

  1. Create a new Canva account to get started with your own Flashcard design.
  2. Choose from our library of beautifully designed templates.
  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 flashcards in minutes

  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.

Customize your flashcards and make them work for you

Canva gives you full control over your design so you can customize your flashcards to look exactly the way you want them to. Choose from over a hundred different fonts in Canva – from script fonts to sans serifs. Change the font size so you don’t have to squint. Do you remember things better when they’re color-coded? No problem! Canva’s color wheel tool gives you the full spectrum of hues to work with. With a few adjustments, you can create perfectly customized flashcards.

Take advantage of design elements on Canva

You don’t have to stick to just text when it comes to creating Canva flashcards. Why not add some illustrations, images or icons to mix things up? Canva hosts an amazing media library filled with over a million high quality design elements. You can even upload your own images by dragging and dropping them into Canva.

Experiment with the thousands of design elements on Canva. Drag an element onto your card and resize it to fit it into place perfectly.

Share your flashcards with colleagues or classmates

You might want to share a flashcard or all your flashcards with work colleagues. It’s easy to do. Just click the Share icon and choose whether you need to give them editing access or just viewing access to your design. Your colleagues can see your flashcards and leave notes or email their comments to you. It’s a great way to do fact checking or let others suggest important details you may have overlooked.


Do I need to download Canva?

You can access Canva on the web or on your iOS and Android devices. Simply head on over to to access Canva for the Web and start creating your design. To add Canva to your iPhone, iPad or Android device, download our free apps from the App Store or Google Play.

How much does it cost to create flashcards in Canva?

Designing in Canva is free! Our library of layouts has been created by awesome designers, making it as simple as a few clicks for you to create a professional design. If you use your own images in your design, the entire process will be free.

You can also choose from Canva’s library of over 1 million images, graphics, and illustrations. Many of these images are also free, while the rest are all priced at just $1.

How does collaborative design work in Canva?

Creating designs would often take the collaborative effort of many different teams and individuals.

To share your design with a colleague who might be able to lend a hand with the design, simply click the Share button on the editor toolbar and inviting them to edit the design by emailing or sending them the link directly. Make sure you’ve chosen the Can edit option before sending.

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