Invite everyone for Diwali celebrations with an impressive poster from Canva

Celebrate the victory of good over evil with a stunning Diwali poster

Diwali is a national festival and most Indians, regardless of their faith, celebrate it with great joy. In fact, it is one of the most recognized Hindu festivals which is also celebrated all over the world.  Lights, decorations, firecrackers, sweets, and gifts are all a part of Diwali parties. This year, if you are planning to host a Diwali party at your college, office, club, or locality, announce it with an attractive poster designed on Canva.

Creating a Diwali poster is simple and free on Canva, and the best part is that you don’t need any prior designing knowledge for it. With Canva’s big collection of professionally designed Diwali layouts and user-friendly customization tools, all you have to do is select a suitable template, add relevant information, and before you know it, your poster will be ready.

Design a flawless Diwali poster in a few clicks

  1. Create a new Canva account to get started with your own Diwali poster.
  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 poster 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.

Design a poster showcasing the fun of Diwali

Canva has ready-to-use puja, firecrackers, and rangoli themed designs. You can either customize these designs or take inspiration from them and create a unique poster of your own. To personalize your Diwali poster, you can add images of the venue, activities, or deities to it. Either upload your own images or choose from over 1 million images, graphics, and illustrations present in Canva’s media library. Many of these images are free, while the rest are priced at just $1.   

You can also add important information about the event with the best font combination and typography available.

Make last minute changes easily and quickly

Last minute change of plans? Edit your poster accordingly and get it ready in no time. With Canva as your designing partner, you can edit your design any number of times and from anywhere. Even when you’re on the go, Canva’s iPhone and iPad apps let you access and edit your poster design to make necessary changes. Best of all, they’re both free to download on the App Store!

Canva also allows you to share your design so that if are busy in Diwali party preparations, your friends or family members can edit the poster. Simply click on the share button, enter their email address of your friend, select the ‘can edit’ box next to email address window, and they will be able to access the poster on their Canva account.

Print your Diwali poster in high-resolution

After designing, it’s time to print the poster and inform everyone about your Diwali celebrations. Keeping the print requirement in mind, Canva enables users to download the poster in high-resolution.

Simply click on the download button and select the PDF-Print option from the drop down menu to get the perfect resolution print, every time.


Can I share my Diwali poster online with guests?

Canva allows users to send their designs directly to the guests online via email, Facebook, Twitter, or LinkedIn. All you have to do is click on the share button present on the editor’s toolbar and select the desired medium. You can also download the image in JPG format and send the poster via Whatsapp.

Can I use the poster to promote an event?

Yes, the poster designed by you can be used to promote any event. However, if you have used paid elements from Canva’s media library, then you can print up to 2000 copies of the poster. For online promotion, you are free to use the poster on various websites and messaging apps as many times as you wish. In case you used free elements or images from your own personal selection, you can print as many copies as you need.

Are there any other charges except for the paid media elements?

No. Except for the paid media items, all the other designing tools and facilities on Canva are free. If you are using your own images and not the paid ones available on Canva, the entire designing process won’t cost you a dime.