Friday 9 September 2022, 11.00am - 12.30pm

FULLY BOOKED* - Creating graphics for social media using Canva

*This workshop is fully booked, with a small number of places held from grant holders of our funding organisations. If your organisation is funded by one of the following organisations, please contact to secure your space!

  • William Grant Foundation
  • The Robertson Trust
  • RS MacDonald
  • National Lottery Community Fund
  • Inspiring Scotland
  • The Catalyst
  • Foundation Scotland
  • The Corra Foundation

Due to popular demand, we will shortly be announcing an additional date for this workshop.

Canva is a free-to-use online graphic design tool which can be used to create presentations, graphics for social media as well as simple videos.


This workshop will cover how you can make use of Canva to create professional-looking graphics for different social media platforms. We’ll look at the tools used in Canva and how they work as well as the templates that are available to help kickstart your digital design projects for social media and beyond.


What you’ll take away from this workshop:

  • Confidence in using Canva to create quick and effective social media graphics.
  • An understanding of free resources that are available to include in your designs.
  • Information on where you can source further help in using the tool.


This workshop is aimed at third-sector professionals who are taking their first steps or looking for a refresher in using Canva to create graphics for social media.

This session is open to any charity sector employees and volunteers across the UK. Where spaces are limited priority will be given to grant holders of our funding organisations.

About the trainer


Jenn Hood is an award-winning freelance digital designer based in Glasgow. From Scottish Government initiatives and charities to start-up businesses, she is experienced in supporting a range of projects with their overall communication strategy and visual style as well as working to develop existing communication channels. 

Jenn Hood
Jenn Hood

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