Let your personal style shine. Create your own custom wallpaper for your laptop, desktop and phone.

Make a picture-perfect wallpaper for your phone or computer

You look at your wallpaper all the time, so why shouldn’t it make you smile? Wave goodbye to generic backgrounds by creating your own custom wallpaper. Add your own pictures and personality to get the look you want.

Making wallpapers is fast, easy, and fun with Canva. We’ve got hundreds of wallpaper templates to choose from. Or create one from scratch—upload your own photos or explore our collection of over 2 million images.

How to create a custom wallpaper in just a few clicks

  1. Select a template. We’ve got hundreds—they’re your shortcut to good custom wallpaper.
  2. Add a personal touch by uploading your own photos—or choose from our library of over 2 million images.
  3. Add a message and make it shine with our selection of hundreds of free fonts.
  4. Download or share your custom wallpaper!
  5. Set your new wallpaper as your desktop background or phone background.

Design a wallpaper that matches your style

Ditch Microsoft’s rolling green hills or Apple’s swirling galaxy. Personalize your computer’s wallpaper with Canva’s wallpaper maker. With Canva you can choose templates, drag and drop images, and arrange text with a simple point-and-click interface.

Keep your wallpaper fresh and update for winter, summer, or special events like Valentine’s day or the New Year. With a wallpaper maker this easy to use, there’s no excuse not to.

Bring your wallpaper to every device

Spread the custom wallpaper love on your iPhone or Android device. With Canva’s iOS and Android apps—available for free on the App Store and Google Play—you can keep designing from your mobile devices.


Can I collaborate on my wallpaper?

It’s easy to collaborate in Canva. You can share with a friend or your whole team, by opening your design and clicking the Share button in the toolbar. You can manage access by clicking Can edit or Can view.

I want to use my own photos in my wallpaper. Is there a limit to how many I can upload?

There’s no limit—you can even upload multiple photos at once. Just make sure your photos meet the file requirements: JPEG, PNG or SVG files.

Can I share my wallpaper on social media?

Of course! It’s easy to share designs from Canva. Simply click Publish then choose the social network you want to share to.

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