Keyboard Shortcuts in Silhouette Studio

Now, you may see this title and think, "I'm not really a keyboard shortcut kind of person." I will tell you that even if you use one or two, you'll be saving yourself tons of time and effort. So I highly encourage you to take a look at this list of my favorite keyboard shortcuts and find one or two to try for a while. You may discover you've been missing out on a quick and easy thing this whole time! Personally, I can't imagine life without keyboard shortcuts after using them.

Silhouette Studio & CAMEO Training for Beginners

If you are new or don't have much experience with Silhouette Studio or your CAMEO, then come join me for 3 hours of training with an unbeatable price. Facebook Event: Getting Started Like a Pro using Silhouette Studio & the CAMEO See the Event Discussion for discounts. Register Here: http://tinyurl.com/CutFiles4UClassForm Early Bird Registration: $10 through … Continue reading Silhouette Studio & CAMEO Training for Beginners

Heat Presses

Heat Presses... There are a lot of options like timer, temperature, size, pressure, and such. But the single biggest decision is based on what style: Clam Shell or Swing Away. The clam shell is a very popular one because it's compact. The swing away is great because you can press more items of various shapes, … Continue reading Heat Presses

What is It that CutFiles4U Does?

Every so often, I get asked a question about what I do as many wonder what CutFiles4U is all about. That's when I mention that I DESIGN cut files and TAKE OUT the HARD WORK of layout, layering application, and alignment issues and provide material-saving options, instructions when needed, and multiple uses for many of my … Continue reading What is It that CutFiles4U Does?

Applying Adhesive Vinyl Layers

Alright. You've got your adhesive vinyl layers with layering markers cut, weeded, and ready to apply. How do you line up everything? One layer at a time. With adhesive vinyl, we work from top to bottom. With HTV, we work bottom to top. Cut transfer tape large enough to cover your whole design including layering … Continue reading Applying Adhesive Vinyl Layers

Applying HTV Layers

Ok. You've got your design pieces with layering markers cut, weeded, and ready to apply. Now what? With adhesive vinyl, we work from top to bottom. With HTV, we work bottom to top. Align all your layers in the proper order to make a complete design only the transfer paper and layering markers are still … Continue reading Applying HTV Layers

Your Work Space

Let's talk about your work space. Is everything set up the way you like it? Do you know what your options are? For starters, let's take a look at the View menu. There's Zoom and Rotate Page. Then, you'll see Show Grid, Show Rulers, and Show Crosshairs. This is where you can quickly turn on … Continue reading Your Work Space