Graphic design: pop your Linkedin with 3D effect using Canva

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In this Free Guided Project, you will:

Use Canva to create a simple 3D effect

Use Canva to create a customised cover image

Explore simple 3D effects in flat design

Showcase this hands-on experience in an interview

1 hour
Beginner-friendly
No download needed
Split-screen video
English
Desktop only

By the end of this project, you will learn how to use Canva to create a simple 3D effect for a customised cover image to enhance your Linkedin profile. Canva is a graphic design platform, used to create visual contents such as social media graphics, presentations, posters, documents...The users can create their own graphic or choose from many templates ready to use. The platform is free to use with optional paid subscriptions for additional functionality. LinkedIn is the largest business and employment-oriented online service that operates via websites and mobile apps. The platform is structured as a social platform mainly used for professional networking, and allows job seekers to post their CVs and employers to post jobs. Being largely used by recruiters and sales professionals, LinkedIn allows members (both workers and employers) to create profiles and "connect" to each other in an online social network which may represent real-world professional relationships.

Requirements

Login into Canva.com free account recommended.

LinkedIn profile useful.

No previous experience needed.

Skills you will develop

  • 3D effect

  • Graphic Design

  • Flat Design

  • Illustration

  • 3D design

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Create a free account on Canva

  2. Set up a custom sized template

  3. Draw and arrange shapes to create 3d effect

  4. Add text

  5. Variations

  6. Save and Export

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Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required

In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

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