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Let’s Explore v4 – Installing Fonts

You found some really neat fonts, now how do you get those to show up in the Silhouette Software? The fonts used in the Silhouette software found in the Text Style Panel are pulled in from the computer programs Fonts folder. Downloading Fonts Affiliate links may be present in the following blog post and as… Continue reading Let’s Explore v4 – Installing Fonts

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5 Silhouette “Secrets” to start the New Year

The Let's Explore v4 series continues to be a popular series and will continue into 2020 as there is so much information that can be explored in the Silhouette Studio v4 software. Find the full series HERE. Today we will explore 5 "secrets" or tips to start the New Year off right with the Silhouette… Continue reading 5 Silhouette “Secrets” to start the New Year

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Let’s Explore v4 – Overcut

The Overcut feature can be a great help in some difficult to cut designs. This tutorial is written using version v4.3.353 of the Silhouette Studio software. If you are using a version prior to v4.3, then the Send tab will look just a little bit different and you will find the Overcut option on the… Continue reading Let’s Explore v4 – Overcut

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Let’s Explore v4.3 – Page Setup Panel

It's new! The new v4.3 software has been released and there are a few changes to how things look in the software. With the release of the new Cameo 4, a new software update had to be released in order for the Cameo 4 to be recognized in the software. Today we are going to… Continue reading Let’s Explore v4.3 – Page Setup Panel

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Let’s Explore v4 – Drawing Tools

Do you use the Silhouette software to draw your own designs? Or maybe you are like me and don't feel you are creative enough to draw your own designs? Today we are going to talk about the Drawing Tools and hopefully, you will feel a little differently by the end. As I've mentioned in previous… Continue reading Let’s Explore v4 – Drawing Tools

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Let’s Explore v4 – Preferences – Tools

When you use the drawing tools in the Silhouette Studio software, does every click of your mouse continue to draw another shape? https://youtu.be/h3akE52tE9E Did you know that you can change this behavior within the software? Click on the Preferences icon in the bottom right corner of the Design Tab or click on the Edit option… Continue reading Let’s Explore v4 – Preferences – Tools

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Let’s Explore v4 – Silhouette Studio

Silhouette Studio Design Tab Diagram In January 2018, I started the "Let's Explore v4" series with the intention of breaking down each of the panels on the right side of the Silhouette v4 software and explaining the parts of them. When I started, I had no idea how far it would go and it has… Continue reading Let’s Explore v4 – Silhouette Studio

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Let’s Explore v4 – Bugs

Let's Explore v4.2 - Bugs *This post may contain affiliate links. Let's talk software. The Silhouette Studio program is a software program that is installed directly on your computer. What is software? Well, the most basic answer I can use to describe it is, it is code put together in a pattern that tells it… Continue reading Let’s Explore v4 – Bugs

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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

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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