How To Add Your Own Font To Canva

Do you find the default fonts on Canva uninteresting and wish to elevate your designs with a distinctive typeface? Thankfully, Canva Pro enables you to import your own fonts for a more personalized touch. In this article, we will assist you in the procedure of incorporating your chosen font into Canva.


Before you add a custom font, there are a few things you need to make sure of. Firstly, you need to have a Canva Pro account as uploading custom fonts is not available on free plans. Secondly, make sure the font file you want to upload is in either .OTF, .TTF, or .WOFF file format. Finally, ensure you have the legal right to use the font.

Steps to Add Your Own Font to Canva

Once you have the above pre-requisites checked off, you can follow the following steps to add your font to Canva:

  1. Log in to your Canva Pro account.
  2. Click on the Brand Kit tab from the left-hand side menu.
  3. Scroll down to the “Upload a new font” section.
  4. Click on the Upload a new font button.
  5. Select the font file from your device and click on the Open button.
  6. Your font will now be uploaded to your Canva Brand Kit and available to use in your designs.


Uploading your own font to Canva allows for greater customization and uniqueness in your designs. Whether you’re creating social media graphics, business presentations, or personal projects, adding your own fonts can make your designs stand out. Stick to the above steps and indulge in the world of fontastic designs!