Let’s Explore v4 – Image Effects

Image Effects Panel in Silhouette Studio v4 Did you know there are a lot of options to change the Image Effects in Silhouette Studio v4? Under the Image Effects Panel on the right side, there are many options that include: - Grey Shade - Colorize - Contrast, Brightness & Saturation - Gamma - Invert - … Continue reading Let’s Explore v4 – Image Effects

Silhouette Spring Retreat 2019

This past weekend I had the opportunity to teach at the Terri Johnson Creates Silhouette Spring Retreat. This was an intermediate level retreat and not only did the attendees learn lots of new things, but I learned from both the attendees and my colleagues as well. But, do you know what the most important part … Continue reading Silhouette Spring Retreat 2019

Creating designs in Silhouette Studio v4

This week let's take a look at how to create your own design in the Silhouette Studio software using basic shapes and text. We will create an overlay that could be cut out of cardstock or other materials. I most often see these at trade shows cut by big, fancy laser cutters. But, why can't … Continue reading Creating designs in Silhouette Studio v4

Let’s Explore v4 – Tiling

The Tiling feature is a Business Edition upgrade feature that is found under the Media Setup Panel - Tab 4. The Media Setup Panel is found on the right side of the Silhouette software at the bottom of the icon toolbar. Depending on the size of your computer monitor you may see all the icons … Continue reading Let’s Explore v4 – Tiling

Let’s Explore v4 – Media Layout Setup Panel

Do you have the Business Edition upgrade? If not, there are so many neat features that are unlocked with it. I have to admit that I have not used this much as all, but after today, that will be changing. Media Layout Setup Panel What is it? If you have the Business Edition upgrade this … Continue reading Let’s Explore v4 – Media Layout Setup Panel

Silhouette Black Friday Sales!

It's that time of year - are you ready? I bought several Christmas gifts yesterday even though I didn't feel ready. And now the sales start! As an affiliate with Silhouette America, I get to share their Black Friday special with you early. Starting today at 8 am MST (10 am EST) the early access … Continue reading Silhouette Black Friday Sales!

Silhouette Studio – Adding cut settings & exporting

I just recently returned from the All Things Silhouette Conference and I always learn so many things. Even though I've been using the Silhouette software for over 6 years now, I learn all kinds of new things everyday. However, at ATS Conference, there is such a gathering of so many great instructors and students, that … Continue reading Silhouette Studio – Adding cut settings & exporting

Cutting Cards with the Silhouette

I started my Silhouette journey as a paper crafter and it has expanded from there. But, I always still love getting paper out and playing with it. I love being able to make custom cards and unique items with my Silhouette machines. It was my husband's birthday last month, so I needed a card. This … Continue reading Cutting Cards with the Silhouette

Silhouette Showcase

This year I am honored to be teaching several classes at the 2018 All Things Silhouette Conference hosted by Terri Johnson Creates.¬†An option at the conference is participating in the Silhouette Showcase. This is a chance to show off things that you have made using your Silhouette machines or software and is open for all … Continue reading Silhouette Showcase

Let’s Explore v4 – Weeding Lines

Weeding Lines With the Silhouette Business Edition upgrade, there is a Weeding Lines feature. If you are new, the term "weeding" may be new to you. This is simply the removing the excess material around the design that you have cut. When you are using a material such as Oracal 651, it can be easier … Continue reading Let’s Explore v4 – Weeding Lines