Using the Silhouette PixScan Mat to Cut Laminated Images
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Using the Silhouette PixScan Mat to Cut Laminated Images

In my last post, I showed you how to make inserts for a fun Muffin Tin Toss Game. As promised, I’m back to share with you the secret for cutting the laminated inserts while keeping the edges heat-sealed. For durability, I laminate almost everything I create for the classroom. Over the years, I’ve used self-adhesive…

Silhouette in the Classroom: Muffin Tin Toss Game A Print & Cut project for the Cameo or Portrait. Includes free printables and cut file!
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Silhouette in the Classroom: Muffin Tin Toss Game
A Print & Cut project for the Cameo or Portrait. Includes free printables and cut file!

I’ve created many things with my Silhouette over the years, but one of its main uses has been for classroom projects. In fact, my role as a Bible class teacher is what led me to purchase my first Cameo. Like most teachers, I’m always on the lookout for ways to make learning enjoyable and one…

Throw it in Reverse! (Reverse layering, that is.)
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Throw it in Reverse! (Reverse layering, that is.)

My adorable granddaughter has recently been introduced to solid foods – an adventure that has been great fun for her, but one that can make a not-so-adorable mess… To minimize cleanup for Mom & Dad, I made her this placemat, which is almost as sweet as she is. It’s easy to wipe off and can…

Ideas & Inspiration: Silhouette Printable Gold Foil
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Ideas & Inspiration: Silhouette Printable Gold Foil

Silhouette America offers many types of specialty media and even more are scheduled for release over the next few weeks. I have big plans to try them all (eventually!) but one product that I’ve used for years is their Printable Gold Foil. Printable Gold Foil is actually a gold foil sticker paper, yet it is…

DIY Glass Bead Magnets using Silhouette Studio
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DIY Glass Bead Magnets using Silhouette Studio

The All Things Silhouette Conference has just wrapped up for the weekend. What a great conference it has been! One of the best parts about events like this is seeing how other people use their machines . Yesterday was “swap day” and it was so much fun to look at everyone’s entries.   As promised…

Ceramic Tile + Vinyl = Easy Decor Items (free cut files included!)
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Ceramic Tile + Vinyl = Easy Decor Items (free cut files included!)

I recently helped a friend with some decorations for her son’s rehearsal dinner. The event was held outdoors and she made simple centerpieces to go along with the rustic theme. To complete the décor, we added monograms and favorite quotes to 6” square ceramic tiles using permanent adhesive vinyl (Oracal 651). The tiles were then…