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Free Collage Maker Online

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Free Picture Collage Maker Online

Want to create a collage board? Best online tools for a photo collage maker found here. Grab your best images or use a photo editor to improve them first. Then create a collage of your dreams with a shape collage, vision board or other creative photo collection.

Play around with some creative ideas and make a collage board. Share the digital version OR you can print a hard copy. Either way it's a fun way to be creative with all those images you have saved.

Below you will find the best sites for making your own creative photo collage. All have a free collage maker online option and most require no download of software in order to use it. Most work in a similar way, so once you create one photo collage, the rest will be a breeze.

POLL: Ever Used a Free Photo Collage Maker Online?

Shape Collage

Skateboarder Shape Collage

Skateboarder Shape Collage

Photo Collage Board Ideas

  • Collect an assortment of photos for a gift.
  • Before and after shots of people, kids? Home décor or other project.
  • Vision board
  • Vacation highlights
  • Family pics
  • You can even use the same image repeated over and over again in a cool shape collage like the duck collage sample below. OR create a shaped collage with a variety of different images.

Free Collage Maker Online Websites

Below you will find several links to free photo collage maker online sources. These are all web based free tools for creating a photo collage, so there's no need to download any software to your computer. Web based tools allow you go to the site to use the editing software there. Then the only thing you download is your own photos then upload the collage when you are finished. Most of the sites also allow shares to social media with a quick click.

  • 1) Shape Collage
    If you prefer a collage in some shape rather than simply a square or rectangle, you will adore Shape Collage. Samples above show only a few of the shape collage options available. My favorite is the skateboarder.
  • 2) LOUPE
    Loupe is a new web application from the makers of Shape Collage, bringing you even more options for a collage maker online. Loupe offers an assortment of photos right on the site to experiment with if you don't want to use your own. Or you can get ph
  • 3) MUZY
    Oh Muzy is fun! And it is integrated with several other photo editing sites like Shape Collage & Photo Monkey, almost like a photo collage blog.

Piccy, Pixlr & Photovisi - The P's gotcha covered when you need a free collage maker online.

  • 4) Piccy
    Piccy offers some simple options for creative photo collages. The before/after shot below was created at Piccy. It is simple to use and there are lots more options for collage maker online fun there.
  • 5) PIXLR
    Pixlr offers some really unique image options in three categories: beginner advanced & playful. Try the playful option to see a way to make the photo wave like water with movement of the curser, WAY cool! The 'GARDEN' collage below was made at Pi
  • 6) Photovisi
    Photovisi offers tons of options for photo collages from templates to shapes and even some abstract styles.

More Free Collage Maker Online Options

  • 7) Tap Collage
    Tap Collage offers many options in a free collage maker online. Not only are there several collage templates, but you can also create flyers, calendars and even a family tree. Once you complete your collage, a box appears for your e-mail to send it
  • 8) offers more creative options than most and is one of the BEST platforms to create a photo collage because the entire site is devoted to just that - collage! Rather than a side option among others, this site specializes in image collage

Shape Collage Possibilities

Collect your images first and consider putting them all in one file so they are easy to find. Then go into the shape collage image editor choose a template. Upload your images and be amazed. Some allow you to move images around a bit to your liking, while others do not and will place them randomly. No photo quality printer? Upload your shape collage image to your local store that prints images (Walgreens is one). A great option to print for a treasured gift that's very inexpensive.

More Shape Collage Options


Photovisi Collage Template


Collage Maker Online Templates

Photovisi has a large collection of free photo templates such as the one above to create a picture collage. Here's just one example of a image collage board gift. Created online, then sent to local photo place to print, only cost a few dollars.

Shape Collages - Get Louped

Another method is to create a shape collage from a repetition of the same photo over and over.

Create a Shape Collage from One Image Repeated - Many Shapes Available to Create a Shape Collage in a Snap at

Duck Shape Collage from Loupe

Duck Shape Collage from Loupe

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Before/After Collage Image

Before/After Collage - Can make this with Piccy, PicMonkey & others.

Before/After Collage - Can make this with Piccy, PicMonkey & others.

Groovy Garden Images Collage

Groovy Garden Images Collage

Another Shape Collage Sample

The Golden Girl

The Golden Girl


This content is accurate and true to the best of the author’s knowledge and is not meant to substitute for formal and individualized advice from a qualified professional.

© 2012 Carolan Ross


John Huf on January 21, 2014:

I used Picasa long time ago to create few collages. Whenever I need to create one I will check your lens again :)

Carolan Ross (author) from St. Louis, MO on January 16, 2014:

@GeorgeneMBramlage: Thanks, easy to get hooked playing with these tools for free photo editing and free collage maker online. So much fun and so very many possibilities!

Carolan Ross (author) from St. Louis, MO on January 16, 2014:

@Virginia Allain: The tools are like a toy box for me, could play with them for hours!

Georgene Moizuk Bramlage from southwestern Virginia on January 11, 2014:

Wow! What a fantastic resource. Thanks so much for sharing all of this great information. can hardly wait to try it!

Virginia Allain from Central Florida on December 12, 2013:

I could run amok trying all of these out. Looks like lots of fun effects.

Carolan Ross (author) from St. Louis, MO on September 12, 2013:

@KimGiancaterino: Yes, for a long time that's all I did too, but once you create a few of these using a collage maker online, easy to get hooked! SO fun and simple to create.

KimGiancaterino on September 11, 2013:

I've only done collages the old-fashioned way. Thanks for the creative ideas and inspiration -- just need some extra time now!

anonymous on September 11, 2013:

@CrossCreations: Actually, was thinking about that. Well, both using it to make money and hiring someone for laundry.

Carolan Ross (author) from St. Louis, MO on September 11, 2013:

@anonymous: You will find ways to use these collages to make money online in your websites. Can't help ya with laundry though... until you earn enough to hire someone to do laundry FOR you. *wink*

Carolan Ross (author) from St. Louis, MO on September 11, 2013:

@aishu19: Try it, Aishu, you might be amazed at how simple it is. Start collecting the images you want to use in a separate file. Honestly that takes longer than actually using a collage maker online. It's a BLAST!

aishu19 on September 11, 2013:

I have always wanted to make cool collages with the family pictures. These online collage makers might help me get them done

Carolan Ross (author) from St. Louis, MO on February 27, 2013:

@greenspirit: Well yes there are a lot of choices here, best to just choose ONE of the sites to create a photo collage free online. Then after you've created a couple photo collage projects, you might then want to see what other sites have to offer.

poppy mercer from London on January 18, 2013:

I'm a bit overwhelmed at all the information here...I'll have to work through this a little at a time. Thank you for the resource, I think it's going to be really useful.

Carolan Ross (author) from St. Louis, MO on January 16, 2013:

@Margaret Schindel: You'll love it. These collage maker online sites are SO much fun!

Margaret Schindel from Massachusetts on January 16, 2013:

I've never tried using an online photo collage app, but I'm looking forward to trying these! :)

Carolan Ross (author) from St. Louis, MO on December 26, 2012:

@grannysage: SO funny that people hide their magazines when they see you coming! Every now & then when I just have to put some of mine in the recycle bin, I pull many pages out and keep them in files for when I'm ready to collage, even have picture files sorted by topic.

grannysage on December 26, 2012:

I am the queen of collage making. People hide their magazines when they see me coming. Looks like something fun to get addicted to. Bookmarking to come back later to browse.

Joan4 on December 16, 2012:

I do love collages! I need to try these sites! Thank you!

Susan Deppner from Arkansas USA on December 15, 2012:

I've never made a collage online like this before - love the idea! Great examples, too. Very cool!

anonymous on October 13, 2012:

Oh only a couple with wild swans on but I have it in the back up copy and I cannot get export it to our actual files. Way things go.

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