How To Download Icons From Canva

Canva is a virtual design platform designed for creating stunning visuals for your tasks. One of its handy functions is a collection of icons. In this article, I will demonstrate how you can effortlessly save icons from Canva.

Step 1: Sign Up/Log in to Canva

The first step to download icons or any other graphics from Canva is to sign up or log in to your Canva account. Visit the Canva website at and sign up or log in from the top right corner of the page.

Step 2: Open Canva’s Elements Tab

Once you’re logged in, click on the “Elements” tab located on the left side of the screen. Under this tab, you will find a plethora of graphics including lines, shapes and, of course, icons.

Step 3: Search for the Icon

Now, if you have a specific icon in mind, you can directly search for it using the search bar located at the top of the page. Type in the name of the icon you’re looking for and press enter. A number of related icons will appear for you to choose from.

Step 4: Add the Icon to Your Design

Once you find the icon you want, click on it and it will be automatically added to your design canvas. You can resize the icon, change its color, or rotate it to suit your design needs.

Step 5: Download the Design

When you’re happy with the icon and how it looks in your design, click on the “Download” button located at the top right corner of the screen. A dropdown menu will appear, asking you to select the file type. Choose the format that suits your needs (PNG, JPEG, PDF, etc.) and then click on the “Download” button. The icon will be downloaded to your device.


Canva is an incredibly versatile tool that makes graphic design accessible to everyone, regardless of their design experience. Downloading icons from Canva is simple and straightforward, and the wide variety of icons available ensures that you should be able to find what you’re looking for. Happy designing!