Making school labels a simple task with Canva, a free editor with versions for Android or iPhone (iOS) that lets you create art on your phone. The app can be useful for producing custom school labels for printing and pasting on notebooks and books. The app has a gallery with a multitude of ready-made templates that can be edited and used as an example.
In the following tutorial, learn how to use the Canva app to make school labels using your smartphone. The procedure was performed on an iPhone 8 with iOS 12, but the tips also apply to users of Google-powered devices.
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Learn how to use the Canva app to create school labels. Photo: Helito Beggiora / TechTudo
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Step 1. Install the Canva app on your mobile. When you first open it, you will need to sign in to your account or create a free registration. You can use your Google or Facebook account data to continue;
Log in to your account or register Photo: Reproduo / Helito Beggiora
Step 2. On the Canva home screen, tap the search bar and search for "tags" and tap one of the suggestions. The options available in the gallery will be displayed. Tap on the desired template to edit it;
Browse by Label Templates Photo: Reproduction / Helito Beggiora
Step 3. By tapping on a text you can change the font, alignment, color and spacing. Use the buttons that appear around the text to rotate or change the size of the box. If you want to edit the sentence, just tap again on the text;
Editing tag text Photo: Reproduction / Helito Beggiora
Step 4. To edit the color of label objects, tap on it. You can change the transparency of the pictures and background by tapping them. Use the buttons that appear around the object to move and rotate;
Customizing Object Colors and Transparency Photo: Reproduction / Helito Beggiora
Step 5. If you want to add new text, elements, photos and other elements, click on the "+" button in the bottom right corner of the screen and select the desired item;
Adding new tag elements Photo: Reproduction / Helito Beggiora
Step 6. After making the edits, tap the share button in the upper right corner of the screen and choose the format in which the file will be exported (PNG or PDF).
Exporting Tag Photo: Reproduction / Helito Beggiora
Ready! Take advantage of tips for creating school labels on your phone with the Canva app.
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