Let’s Explore v4 – How to open an svg file

I see many questions regarding .svg files come up across the Silhouette world, so let's take a look at it. What is a svg file? A .svg is a Scalable Vector Graphic. But what does that mean to a Silhouette user? It is a cut file that you can resize without losing image quality. How … Continue reading Let’s Explore v4 – How to open an svg file

Let’s Explore v4 – Silhouette Library tips

Happy New Year! And what a better way to start the New Year off then getting our Silhouette libraries in shape. In the Silhouette software, you will find the Library tab in the top right corner. Once you click on the Library tab, you will see the Library tree on the left side and the … Continue reading Let’s Explore v4 – Silhouette Library tips

Let’s Explore Silhouette v4 in 2018 & 2019

Wow! 2018 has sure gone by fast! There has been so much that has happened - what a year! I started the year with the goal to have a blog post every week and I only missed 1-2 weeks, so I'm counting that as a success! On to next year! I started the year out … Continue reading Let’s Explore Silhouette v4 in 2018 & 2019

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

Tips on Silhouette Studio Updates

I see so many questions regarding Silhouette Studio Updates, so let's discuss some information about a software update. Update vs Upgrade First, a Silhouette Studio update is different than a Studio upgrade. A¬†Silhouette software upgrade is a product you can purchase that unlocks additional features in the Silhouette software. There are 3 levels: Designer Edition, … Continue reading Tips on Silhouette Studio Updates

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

Layered Vinyl Acrylic Ornament

I have a big to do list, do you? Well, I'm really going to try and get it all accomplished and that starts with making some of these layered vinyl acrylic ornaments that I bought from Craft Chameleon. With the purchase of the acrylic shape, you get the cute cut file to go with it, … Continue reading Layered Vinyl Acrylic Ornament

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