Let’s Explore v4 – Transform = Move

Did you know that you can Move objects on your Silhouette Design mat specifically into place? Pretty neat when you start to look at it. Under the Transform Panel on the right side, then the 4th tab at the top of the Panel is the "Move By" tab. This allows you to move an object … Continue reading Let’s Explore v4 – Transform = Move

Let’s Explore v4 – Transform Panel – Align

Happy April! Where has the first part of the year gone? Has Spring arrived where you are? I hope that you are enjoying the Let's Explore v4 series! Today we are exploring the Transform Panel - Align Tab. This is a very important and useful panel when you are creating designs & one I use … Continue reading Let’s Explore v4 – Transform Panel – Align

Hot Mess with your Silhouette Cameo

While the title could mean many things, this week it's in reference to Spring Break at my house. I thought it would be a fun idea to try out this "Hot Mess" technique with the kids for a crafting project on Spring Break.... Now, I don't know if it was a good idea to do … Continue reading Hot Mess with your Silhouette Cameo

Let’s Explore v4 – Trace by Color

Last week, we started with the Trace Panel - Tab 1 which covers the Basic Tracing options. Now, we are moving on to Trace Panel - Tab 2: Trace by Color. This option is available if you have the Designer Edition upgrade¬†(DE+ or BE). While the Silhouette Studio Basic software is available for free, I … Continue reading Let’s Explore v4 – Trace by Color

Layering vinyl

Well, this week has been such a crazy week. Snow days, 2 hour delays and just life has gotten in the mix - I am sure I'm not the only one out there who has these weeks. I will have the Let's Explore v4 - Tracing Panel post out next week, make sure to check … Continue reading Layering vinyl

Let’s Explore v4 – Registration Marks

Welcome back! Today we are talking something that I love to do - Print & Cut. We have explored Tab 1 - Page Setting and Tab 2 - Grid setting the last two weeks and now it's time to talk Tab 3 - Registration Marks.¬†On the Page Setting Panel, the 3rd tab over is your … Continue reading Let’s Explore v4 – Registration Marks

Let’s Explore v4 – Page Setup Panel

Today I'm kicking off a new series called "Let's Explore v4". Each week I will highlight a new Panel available in Silhouette Studio v4 and explain a bit about that panel. One of my goals as a TJC Licensed Silhouette Instructor is to not "reinvent the wheel". There are lots of great posts, tutorials and … Continue reading Let’s Explore v4 – Page Setup Panel

Goodbye 2017!!

Today I took down the ornaments on our Christmas tree and as I was packing away some of the ones my children had made in school, I had a thought to use a file I purchased in the Silhouette Design store called an ornament box. So as soon as the rest of the ornaments were … Continue reading Goodbye 2017!!

3D Lantern

As we are all thinking of packing away that Christmas decor, I thought I would share a 3-D project I made to add to my Christmas decor this year. I love working with paper crafts and 3-D items. This 3-D Nativity Scene Lantern is from the Silhouette design store and right now is the big … Continue reading 3D Lantern

Butcher print painted sign

I do not usually get in to the painted sign projects, but I needed a bit of kitchen decor and thought I would make one. You may be asking.... "Well, why doesn't she paint signs?" Well, I know I can do it and my hubby has a shop full of woodworking tools. But, honestly, it … Continue reading Butcher print painted sign