Aloha Tuesday!

As this post is being published, I will be somewhere over the United States making my way from the East Coast to the islands of Hawaii to attend the Silhouette Summit! I am so excited & honored to be attending the Silhouette Summit 2019 and it is a dream come true for me. This will … Continue reading Aloha Tuesday!

Let’s Explore v4 – Edit Points

Have you seen Edit points before? Do they intimidate you? Well let's see if we can change that. What are Edit points? Edit points are basically the data points the Silhouette reads to make a particular shape of the object. Each edit point has qualities on how it is supposed to act such as straight … Continue reading Let’s Explore v4 – Edit Points

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

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

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 – Layers Panel

Layers Panel in Silhouette Studio v4 Unless you've worked in another graphics program, like Photoshop, you may be wondering what layers are. In the Silhouette software, you can create a design in layers which allows you to do many things such as hide, lock, rename, cut by layer, etc. The Layers Panel is an option … Continue reading Let’s Explore v4 – Layers Panel

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

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

Layered vinyl decal for a teacher gift

Today I am creating a vinyl decal that could be applied to a variety of items that would be great for a teacher. For this decal, I am combining 2 files found in the May Bundle at SoFontsy - Apple Monogram Frames and A-Z Hand lettered Initials. Measure and create your design to the size … Continue reading Layered vinyl decal for a teacher gift