How Artist Adam Makarenko Uses Silhouette For Scale Model Making
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How Artist Adam Makarenko Uses Silhouette For Scale Model Making

It’s no secret that Silhouette machines are a big part of my crafting and I and use them in as many ways as I can possibly think of. But I also love getting to know other Silhouette users, especially those who use their machines in a unique way. When I ran across a story on the…

How to Create Sublimation Designs in Silhouette Studio (No special printer needed!)
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How to Create Sublimation Designs in Silhouette Studio
(No special printer needed!)

Want to know how to create sublimation designs in Silhouette Studio? Today’s post will show you just how easy it is! And the best part? You can use them with or without a sublimation printer! Recently I spotted a beautiful black and white floral wine caddy on the Artesprix blog and fell in love with…

How to Use Sublimation Ornaments Without a Sublimation Printer
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How to Use Sublimation Ornaments Without a Sublimation Printer

Creating your own holiday ornaments and gift tags is a lot of fun! When combined with the durability of sublimation, the result is a keepsake that will last for many years. Adding your own artwork to sublimation ornaments is easy with the help of Artesprix markers – no sublimation printer needed. I’ve even made a…

How to Print Your Own Custom Washi Tape
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How to Print Your Own Custom Washi Tape

One of my favorite things to do is to make cards for family and friends. It makes me so happy to tuck a finished card into a coordinating envelope, seal it with a piece of pretty washi tape, and send it on its way. And now I’ve discovered a way to add yet another unique…

How to Use Sublimation Markers
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How to Use Sublimation Markers

Have you been wanting to try sublimation but don’t want to invest in a sublimation printer? I’ve got the answer for you – dye sublimation markers! In this tutorial, I’m going to show you exactly how to use them to create a fun and easy project! What is Sublimation? You may be asking yourself, what…

How to Curve Text in Silhouette Studio
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How to Curve Text in Silhouette Studio

Have you seen those cool designs and cut files with curved text and wondered how you could create your own? Today I’m going to show you not only how to curve text in Silhouette Studio, but also how to create interesting text effects on a variety of shapes. Let’s get started! Lycia EvanoffLycia is a…

What is Sublimation: Getting Started with Dye Sublimation Printing

What is Sublimation: Getting Started with Dye Sublimation Printing

One of the most popular techniques in crafting today is dye sublimation. Chances are you’ve heard of it, but you may be asking yourself “what is sublimation?” or “how do I get started with sublimation printing?”. Today I’m going to answer those questions and explain how dye sublimation printing works, share information about dye sublimation…

Free Patriotic Files for Crafters
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Free Patriotic Files for Crafters

July 4th is just around the corner! Will you be using your Silhouette or Cricut machine to do any red, white, and blue crafting? Or maybe you’re creating something special with sublimation or embroidery? Whatever patriotic crafts you have in mind, here are some FREE designs to get you started! Lycia EvanoffLycia is a lifelong…

How to Use Silhouette Design Store Files with the Cricut Joy
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How to Use Silhouette Design Store Files with the Cricut Joy

Are you a Silhouette user who also crafts with a Cricut? Wondering how you can use your Silhouette files with the Cricut Joy? Today’s post is just for you! Recently, I compared the Cricut Joy to the Silhouette Portrait. I own both and while I think the Portrait offers more versatility, I’ve been using the…

Cricut Joy vs Silhouette Portrait – What You Need to Know
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Cricut Joy vs Silhouette Portrait – What You Need to Know

It’s no secret that I’m a Silhouette girl at heart. But I’m also a girl that likes to try new things. So when I first heard about the Cricut Joy, I was intrigued. As a cardmaker, would it be a good choice for me? Was it worth the price? Months went by and I never…