Let’s Explore v4 – Advanced Rhinestones

There are so many neat features of the Silhouette Studio software as you move up in the software upgrades. The Advanced Rhinestone Panel is an option if you have the Designer Edition Plus or Business Edition upgrade. At first glance or if you read the standard description, it may not seem like much of a … Continue reading Let’s Explore v4 – Advanced Rhinestones

Silhouette Surprise! Mystery Box!

Who doesn't love a surprise? And that is just what I received when Silhouette America asked if I wanted to check out their new Mystery box. When I opened the box, look what I saw: Plus a pack of the Kraft Adhesive paper that arrived on my doorstep, it must have forgotten to jump in … Continue reading Silhouette Surprise! Mystery Box!

Back to School project time

It is Back to School here for us and I made a little something to add to my kid's backpacks. These bag tags are 3" in size and with the lobster claw, perfect to clip onto their backpack zipper. Our school colors are blue and white, so this little paw print acrylic from Craft Chameleon … Continue reading Back to School project time

Let’s Explore v4 – Rhinestones

Bling, sparkle and wow! Exploring the Rhinestone panel today! This is a Designer Edition upgrade feature, so if you have the Basic software, you will not see this icon on the screen. If you only have the Basic software, you can still cut rhinestone designs, but you cannot create rhinestone designs. The Silhouette Design store … Continue reading Let’s Explore v4 – Rhinestones

Let’s Explore v4 – Sketch Panel

One of the options with the Silhouette machine is using pens in the tool holder and then the Silhouette will draw the design you choose. There are sketch designs that you can find in the Silhouette Design store and are all ready to use with your sketch pens. This is one of my favorites I … Continue reading Let’s Explore v4 – Sketch Panel

Creating a shadow box with Silhouette

Everyone starts out with one material or another, mine was paper. I started with my Silhouette as a paper-crafter and it has grown from there. A while back I was visiting friends in Kansas and playing with the Silhouette and my friend asked if I could trace a photo for her that a friend took. … Continue reading Creating a shadow box with Silhouette

Let’s Explore v 4 Recap

We are half-way through 2018 - can you believe that? So it's the perfect time to recap what the "Let's Explore v4" series has covered so far since January. Let's Explore v 4 series Page Setup Panel - Tab 1 - Page Size & Cutting Mat Page Setup Panel - Tab 2 - Grid Options … Continue reading Let’s Explore v 4 Recap

“Tank” top

I created this shirt for my son to wear on vacation. He is all about Army and tanks at 6 years old and picked out this Military Set by Studio Ilustrado in the Silhouette Design Store. When this file is opened there are multiple designs so I had to right click on it then chose  ungroup … Continue reading “Tank” top

Using multiple files to create a design

Where do you find your ideas? I am a big Pinterest lover. I pin a lot of things of all categories and sometimes just sit and pin ideas for hours. I find it relaxing. Do I make all the pins I save? No - but I have made quite a few. Check out my Pinterest … Continue reading Using multiple files to create a design

Silhouette Weekend

What an amazing weekend spent with colleagues and new Silhouette friends! I was on staff at the Terri Johnson Creates Silhouette Instructor Licensing retreat two weeks ago and let me tell you, while it may have been long days, I still woke up feeling like my battery was recharged on Monday morning. First, I want … Continue reading Silhouette Weekend