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WORKSHOP: How to use Canva; Design like a pro, for beginners

10th November 2022 | 10:00 - 13:00 WORKSHOP
Sales & marketing
People & skills

Event description

Have you ever tried to design your own social media graphics, brochures and eBooks only to be disappointed with the end result? 

Do you struggle with being creative when designing marketing material? Do you ever wonder how small businesses can create social media graphics, brochures and eBooks that get attention, generate leads and close more sales? 

Before anyone can listen to your offer you need their attention. Good design is how you get it.

Please note, this session will be on location. Please see below for address and further information.

What will I learn?

  • How to set up your brand for consistency in Canva.
  • The principles of design that the PROs use make their designs work every time.
  • The secret to creating social media graphics and content that gets you more leads.

Who should attend?

Micro and Small business owners who want to use Canva to create marketing material and social media graphics for their business, for free.

Event Accessibility

The Growth Hub is committed to providing universal access to all of our events. Please contact the Cirencester Growth Hub team on or call 01285 889850 to request disability accommodations. Advance notice is necessary to arrange for some accessibility needs so we request you contact us at least five working days before the event whenever possible.

About the speaker

Danny Matthews , Danny and Co.

Danny Matthews has been called a ‘Creative Genius’. From running a tattoo shop at 18 to becoming the first mortgage advisor to digitise the mortgage application process, he has a natural story-telling ability that he uses to solve real business problems with creative design and branding.
Through his trademark Brand Confidence® program he has helped launch some of the most exciting and innovative brands of tomorrow by getting their products and services into the right hands.
Danny was chosen for Business Insider’s 42Under42 and Gloucestershire Live’s 30Under30 showcasing the most exciting entrepreneurs of 2020. He is also a speaker, a lecturer on the business of creativity and has been featured in places like the Huffington Post, Financial Times and the FSB’s First Voice.
You can find out more about the studio by visiting


Royal Agricultural University (RAU), Stroud Road Cirencester Gloucestershire GL7 6JR

Event organised by


Cirencester Growth Hub

The Cirencester Growth Hub is based at the Royal Agricultural University in Cirencester. Partnered with both the University and GFirst LEP, The Growth Hub is here to help every Gloucestershire business grow.

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