Diwali is a festival of lights & creativity! Replace generic Diwali greeting cards with original cards designed in Canva

Greet your loved ones with Diwali cards they’ll admire & cherish forever

Each one of us has a unique Diwali memory that we always cherish. For some, it’s sweets, home-made snacks & new clothes, while for others it’s crackers, lights, and rangoli. This time around, put in a little extra effort to create unforgettable memories for your friends and family with a custom gift basket & a personalized Diwali card.

Creating a one-of-a-kind card is super easy thanks to an abundance of professionally designed layouts and simple design tools to help you edit as much or as little as you like. Give it a personal touch by adding your family name or a custom message with our drag-and-drop feature. So, are your ready to surprise your colleagues at work or impress friends on Diwali night?

Make an eye-catching Diwali card in a few clicks

  1. Create a new Canva account to get started with your greeting card designs for Diwali.
  2. Choose from our library, hundreds of professionally designed templates.
  3. Upload your own photos or choose from over 1 million stock images.
  4. Fix your pictures, add stunning filters and edit text.
  5. Save and share.

Customize your Diwali card design in 4 simple steps

  1. Change the images. Upload your images or choose from our stock library of over 1 million photographs, graphics, and illustrations.
  2. Modify the fonts. Choose from over 130 fresh fonts.
  3. Change the background. Pick 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.

Create a truly personal Diwali greeting

Canva is all about making design amazingly simple. Thanks to easy to use, drag-and-drop tools, you can take any template and customize the card according to your imagination. You can even create unique layouts and save it for future use. The card gets automatically saved and can be used multiple numbers of times.

Make it even more special by adding a personalized message from you. Canva’s text tools contains pre-made font combinations and typography so your loving greetings will always look good. Just pick a pre-made text combination and replace it with your own text. Otherwise, there are more than 130 free fonts to choose from and use.

Personalize your Diwali greeting card by uploading your own photos

Surprise your loved ones with tailor-made greeting cards by adding photographs from your exclusive Diwali collection. With Canva, you can easily upload images from your computer and use it in your designs. Once uploaded, simply drag the image on your Diwali card design, resize it and create an exceptional greeting card in no time. The good news is it’s 100% free.

Alternatively, you can access our built-in media library. Choose from our collection of professional Diwali images, illustrations, and graphics. Many of these images are free, while premium images are all priced at just $1 for each one-time use. With resources as large as Canva you can create original Diwali greeting cards online easily and quickly.

Share the Diwali joy in the medium that suits you best

After creating a unique Diwali greeting card with Canva, you have many options to share it: print it out, tweet it, post it on Facebook, or share your card via WhatsApp. You can send your festive greetings to both local and overseas friends and family by just clicking the “Share” button present on the editor toolbar.

The card created can also be printed, all you have to do is save and download in the recommended PDF-Print format. This option downloads your design in high resolution so it’ll always look as good in person as it does on your screen. Your Diwali gift basket will surely look awesome with these beautiful cards.


Can I change the background of selected Diwali layout?

Yes! Canva layouts are fully editable. You can replace the background image, change the font style, and reposition the images. With Canva you either have the option to select a different background image from our library or upload a picture from your own collection. You can also apply various filters to the selected background image.

Do I have to pay money to create a personalized Diwali card on Canva?

Designing in Canva is completely free. All our Diwali card layouts are free to use and edit. 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.

Is prior professional designing knowledge required to create a card on Canva?

Designing Diwali card in Canva is very simple; one can create beautiful original cards without any professional designing experience. The tools are simple to understand, helping you create unique cards in mere minutes. Whether it’s altering existing layouts or creating new designs from scratch, all can be done quickly taking inspiration from the diverse Canva collection.