Aesthetic Background Maker
PicMonkey's background maker helps you create aesthetic backgrounds for your laptop, phone, video calls, and for all types of designs. Customize your own images, choose from our millions of stock photos, or apply gorgeous textures like wood, marble, gradient, or botanical patterns for standout creations.
How to make a background
1. Enter dimensions
2. Add photos or textures
4. Export and upload!
Time to share! You can re-edit your work in PicMonkey's auto-saving cloud storage, Hub, anytime. Export as a JPG or PNG, or download it to your desktop for printing.
Why use PicMonkey for design and photo editing?
Minimal learning curve
Our easy and intuitive tools allow you to start editing photos and creating spectacular designs immediately, no matter your skill level.
Extensive feature set
Start with a professionally designed template or take advantage of our high-powered tools to make custom images from scratch.
So much for so little
Get everything you need to create fabulous images for one low subscription price, with no one-off purchases or hidden costs.
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Making backgrounds with PicMonkey
Use a stock photo as a beautiful background to your design. Choose from a variety of photos that work to support your creative vision. Think: photos of marble, a brick wall, a forest, sky, water, painted scenes, industrial textures, fur. In PicMonkey you can customize the background you choose by changing the color, erasing parts, or applying effects. Stock photos, you, and PicMonkey make a great background team!