I have been working away at my Powersheets, I am just about ready to pick my word of the year and move on to
A vision board is a tool to help remind you to invest the time and energy into your goals, and also helps you visualize what your future will look like once you achieve your goals, to keep you motivated and inspired,
If you aren’t familiar to Power Sheets, they are a goal setting system designed to help you uncover purpose-filled goals and plan action steps to make what matters happen. Perfect for anyone—moms, students, creatives, entrepreneurs—who needs a grace-filled system that works!
Vision boards can be sketches, clippings from magazines, digital, or physical, but they all are
Creating a Power Sheets Vision Board in Canva
STEP 1: CREATE A PINTEREST BOARD FOR YOUR VISION BOARD
First things first, you’re going to want to round up the inspirational images that really speak to your heart. Hop on to Pinterest and create a secret board where you can curate images that inspire you. This will also give you a rough idea if you are heading in the right direction with your vision board.
When selecting your images, take into consideration the goals you identified in your Power Sheet Prep Work. This year I am focusing on relationships, business
STEP 2: CREATE A FREE CANVA ACCOUNT
Before getting started, you’ll need to sign up for an account at Canva. It’s 100% free to create an account, so don’t worry about any surprises. Once you’ve signed up and logged into your account, you can start creating your vision board.
STEP 3: START YOUR DESIGN IN CANVA
Once you are logged in and all set up, select the US letter size (or any other large vertical) option. I am printing mine to put into a document sized frame to put on my desk, so this size ( 8.5 x 11 inches) was perfect!
STEP 4: CREATE A FOLDER TO STORE YOUR IMAGES
Create a folder on your desktop or Google Drive and save your most inspiring images to that folder. Downloading all the images to one
STEP 5: CREATE A PHOTO FOLDER IN CANVA
This is somewhat optional but if you use Canva a lot, images have a way of piling up! Creating a folder dedicated to your Vision Board photos in Canva, will keep all your images uploads organized and easily manageble.
STEP 6: IMPORT YOUR IMAGES INTO CANVA
Import your images you downloaded from Pinterest to your hard drive into your Canva Vision Board folder all at once. Easy Peasy!
STEP 7: CREATE YOUR GRID
Go to Elements > Grids and play around with the layouts until you’re happy with the way it looks. Your grid selection will most likely be heavily influenced by the layout of the images you selected in step one. But don’t worry, whether your images are predominately horizontal, vertical, square, or a combination Canva has you covered with a huge selections of grids to choose from.
STEP 8: CREATE YOUR VISION BOARD
Here comes the fun part! Add in your images,
I knew from the get-go I wanted my vision board to have a mellow cohesive feel, so I selected neutral photos with lots of white. If you are someone who is energized by bright colors, your vision board will look totally different than mine and that is absolutely ok, there is no “wrong” vision board, as long as it reflects your personality, and your hopes and goals.
STEP 9: PUT YOUR VISION BOARD WHERE YOU CAN SEE IT EVERYDAY
With the business of everyday life, it is easy to lose motivation, but your vision board is there to constantly remind you of what you’re working toward, and what you would like to accomplish to put it somewhere you will see if often!
Bonus: If you’d also like a digital version you can load to your desktop so you can view it while you work, you can also create a desktop wallpaper version following the same steps (1920 px x 1080 px).
If you haven’t ordered your Power Sheets yet, you can still grab yours. You can order One-year dated PowerSheets or a 6-month undated PowerSheets, Depending on when you’d like to start. R
Once you get the hang of Canva it is actually very simple, but if you are just opening Canva for the first time it can seem overwhelming! If you need any help Creating Your Power Sheets Vision Board on Canva let me know, I will do my best to help you out!