How To Color Match on Canva

Are you trying to color match on Canva? Learn how to do it with ease through the steps below.
Color Match on Canva

Canva is considered one of the best online design tools for its offerings, including reliable tools for different editing purposes. In this guide, we will help you with the color match on Canva using its tools through a simple demonstration to get you all covered.

Color Match on Canva

  1. Open Canva on your browser and sign in with your credentials. Once you’re on the home screen of Canva, get started by clicking on the Create a design button and choosing a design. However, if you’re already working on a design, open it from Recent designs.
Create a design
  1. With the new/existing design loaded and presented with canvas, add a few elements you want to color match.
Add elements on to canvas
  1. After the desired elements are added, double-click on the empty area of the canvas or the element added to which you want to match the color. Now click on its associated color change icon.

Note: Irrespective of the element selected that supports color change, you will find its associated color change icon at the start of the editor panel.

Click on Background colour
  1. If you do it right, you will find a colors panel on the left featuring – Document Colours and Photo colours section displaying all the colors added to the canvas.
Doc and Photo colors
  1. You can use the colors listed under Document Colours and Photo colours to color match. For more flexibility, use the Color picker tool in the Plus color icon (Refer to the image below for better understanding).
Use the color picker tool
  1. Now, hover over the desired canvas area with the color picker tool, then click to update the color of the selected element, achieving a color match.
Pick a color using color picker tool

Wrapping Up

Congratulations on learning how to color match on Canva!

While Canva does a great job with color through its automatic color detection and the handy color picker tool, if you’re not getting accurate color matching, use conventional photo editors like Adobe Photoshop, GIMP, etc.

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