How To Add Custom Font In Canva

One of the features that makes Canva a great design tool is its vast library of fonts. However, sometimes you might want to use a custom font to make your design stand out. In this blog post, we’re going to guide you on how to add a custom font to Canva. Please note, this feature is only available to Canva Pro, Canva for Enterprise or Canva for Education users.

Step-by-Step Guide to Adding Custom Fonts in Canva

Step 1: Log into Your Canva Account

Firstly, make sure you’re logged into your Canva account. If you don’t have an account yet, you’ll need to create one and upgrade to Canva Pro, Canva for Enterprise, or Canva for Education to access the custom fonts feature.

Step 2: Open the Brand Kit

Once logged in, navigate to the Brand Kit page by clicking on the “Brand Kit” option in the sidebar menu.

Step 3: Upload Your Custom Font

Scroll down until you see the “Uploaded Fonts” section. Click on the “Upload a font” button.

Step 4: Choose the Font File

Canva supports .otf, .ttf and .woff font files. Locate the file you want to upload from your computer, select it, and click on the “Open” button. After a few seconds, your font will be uploaded and ready to use. You’ll find it in the font dropdown when creating or editing a design.

A Note on Font Licensing

Before you upload any font to Canva, it’s vital to ensure that you have the rights to use it. Many fonts are copyrighted and require a license to use, especially for commercial purposes. Always check the font’s licensing agreement before you upload it to Canva.


That’s it! You’ve now learned how to add custom fonts in Canva. This feature can truly make your designs unique and customized to your brand. Remember, you can upload as many fonts as you’d like, so don’t hesitate to add that personal touch to your Canva designs.

Happy designing!