YouTube Channel Art Maker

Make spectacular YouTube covers that hook viewers and build your channel. Start with a YouTube channel art template, or check our YouTube posts size chart to begin.

How to create channel art

Select template

Choose a template that matches your style.


Add text, graphics, and other images.


Save your art to your computer.


Add your creation to your YouTube channel.

Get creative with blank canvases

When you want total design flexibility, start with a pre-sized blank canvas. Add photos, graphics, and text, then use alignment grids to arrange ’em perfectly.

Don’t stop there! Refine your design with drop shadows, masking, and eye-popping effects.

Start from scratch

Make YouTube channel art in the PicMonkey app

Create YouTube banners, icons, and thumbnails in the free PicMonkey Mobile app. Start with your own image or a blank canvas, and you’re on your way.

With PicMonkey mobile, you can add graphics, format text, and edit images just as you do on your desktop.

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