Let's Explore v4, Silhouette, Silhouette Projects, Uncategorized

Welding Text to Shapes in Silhouette Studio

Have you ever wanted to weld text to a shape, but it disappears when you weld it together? Let's take a look at how to create a welded design so it doesn't get swallowed up when it's welded. Welding text to a shape in Silhouette Studio Draw the shape that you want to use. I… Continue reading Welding Text to Shapes in Silhouette Studio

Silhouette, Uncategorized

Silhouette Machine Maintenance

Today we are going to discuss some ways you can keep your Silhouette machines running in top order. The #1 way that you can keep your machines in good working order is to keep them clean.I know that sounds so basic, but it is the down and "dirty" reality of it.Keeping it clean and not… Continue reading Silhouette Machine Maintenance

Designing in Silhouette Studio, Let's Explore v4, Silhouette, Uncategorized

Let’s Explore v4 – How to Thicken a Knife Line

The Knife Tool in Silhouette Studio can be an awesome tool to add into created and editing designs. One thing to keep in mind is that the Knife tool can be data heavy because you are asking the software to reorganize all the data of the file or the area that you are trying to… Continue reading Let’s Explore v4 – How to Thicken a Knife Line

Silhouette, Uncategorized

Important information for Windows 10 users

Information for Silhouette users on Windows 10 Information published on 7/8/2021We are seeing Windows 10 users affected, but that does not mean older versions may not also see effects of this update as well. We just have not seen reports of it yet. UPDATED 7/9/21 - This issue has now been resolved by Microsoft. Silhouette… Continue reading Important information for Windows 10 users

Let's Explore v4, Silhouette, Uncategorized

Lets Explore v4 – How to connect lines in Silhouette

Have you ever wanted to connect 2 lines together in the Silhouette Studio software? Two shapes are pretty easy with the Weld tool. Since they are closed shapes, when the shapes overlap, weld can be used to join those shapes and make them cut as one continuous line.But what happens when it's just line objects… Continue reading Lets Explore v4 – How to connect lines in Silhouette

Curio, Silhouette, Silhouette classes, Silhouette Projects

Etched Acrylic Coasters with the Curio

What happens when you move into a furnished apartment with wood furniture? My husband says to me, "We should have brought coasters." No problem! Pull out the Curio, pick out a couple of designs and the Curio is etching away. I may be working on the dining room table, but I am happy to have… Continue reading Etched Acrylic Coasters with the Curio

Let's Explore v4, Silhouette, Silhouette Projects, Uncategorized

5 ways to get accurate text size in Silhouette

Let's Explore v4 - 5 ways to get accurate text size in Silhouette Text is awesome!It is a great way to personalize any Silhouette project and the best part is that you can use any font that is installed on your computer. Not sure how to install fonts on your computer, check out this post… Continue reading 5 ways to get accurate text size in Silhouette

Cameo 4, Cameo Pro, Silhouette, Silhouette classes, Silhouette Projects

Cutting Leather with the Cameo 4 & 3 mm Kraft blade class

This class has taken a lot of time, testing and materials to put together, but it was so much fun doing so! Cutting Leather with the Cameo 4 & 3 mm Kraft blade is now released on my Teachable site with all the other Silhouette classes I currently have available. If you were a May… Continue reading Cutting Leather with the Cameo 4 & 3 mm Kraft blade class

Let's Explore v4, Silhouette, Uncategorized

Silhouette Cut Complete Message

Have you ever sent a project to cut on the Silhouette and then the housing moves just a bit and it says "Cut Complete", but it didn't do anything? The most common cause of this is that the cut lines are not turned on. Affiliate links may be present in the following blog post and… Continue reading Silhouette Cut Complete Message

Cameo 4, Cameo Pro, Curio, Silhouette, Uncategorized

Customize your Silhouette with this cover file

In October 2019 I released a cover cut file for the Silhouette Cameo 4. This is a cut file that can be used to cut out of adhesive vinyl and then applied to the Silhouette machine cover to customize it how you like. I've updated the cover cut files and created a couple others that… Continue reading Customize your Silhouette with this cover file