How to Make an SVG File: The EASIEST Way

Creating the SVGs in Canva is super easy and they all uploaded to Design Space with NO issues.

Start by subscribing to Canva Pro.

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Click “create a design” and select “canvas print 12×12 in.”

Design your SVG using elements and text from Canva.

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Keep in mind what the Cricut Maker will be able to cut. Use fonts that work for your project.

Images can be cropped or flipped. You can also change the color.

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When you add text, you can change letter spacing and line height as needed.

Click download when you’re ready. Choose SVG. Click the box for a transparent background.

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Open a new project in Design Space. Click upload.

Resize and adjust your design as needed. Occasionally I run into issues with a particular image or design.

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Weld your script letters. Contour as needed.

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Danielle Pientka

Danielle is a DIY/craft/sewing blogger on  She loves to write about projects that she makes for her small farm, her children, and her home.