The Easy Way to Import SVG Files to Silhouette Studio Designer Edition Software

The Easy Way to Import SVG Files to Silhouette Studio Designer Edition Software #SilhouetteCameo #SVG #Tutorial #SilhouetteStudio

Ever wondered if there’s an easier way to import .svg files into your Silhouette Studio Designer Edition software than this?  There is!  Watch my video for a super quick tip! Need the Silhouette Studio Designer Edition software so you can import .svg files?  I found it for around $35 on Amazon! You can find all [...]

Should I buy a Silhouette Cameo?

Find the Right Die Cut Machine for You #SihouetteCameo #Cricut #KNKZing #SizzixEclips

There are other die cut machines and I’ve tried almost all of them but these are the ones I recommend. People ask me all the time which die cut machine they should buy.  Well, it really depends on what you want to do.  For example, if you like using a cartridge based system, where you [...]

Shark Week Popcorn Box & White Chocolate Peanut Butter Popcorn Recipe

Yesterday, my youngest son happily told me that the Discovery Channel’s annual “Shark Week” was starting.  Woo hoo!  I created these shark themed boxes using Lettering Delights to celebrate shark week (more about making the boxes below) and as a fun themed snack while my son and I sit down together and watch Discovery to [...]

52: Episode 9: How to Use Silhouette Sketch Pens – Zebra Card

Welcome to a new episode of the “52″ craft series! Today we’re learning about using the Silhouette Sketch Pens in the Silhouette Cameo.  We’ll use what we learn to make a zebra card using Joy’s Life Barnyard Puns stamps. Come watch the video below! In this video, I refer to a previous “52″ video “How [...]

Free Butterfly Printable & How to Use with Silhouette Software

Hey everyone!  I’ve got a pretty butterfly printable for you today!  You might have an immediate plan for how you want to use this butterfly but if you don’t I have a suggestion.  Because I love to use die cut machines for my cutting, my suggestion is to import this into a cutting software.  Below [...]

Red White & Blue Blog Hop Firecracker Boxes

Learn how to make firecracker boxes at www.joyslife.com

Hi crafty friends!  Welcome to the Red, White & Blue blog hop!  Be sure to go to the end of this post so you can check out all the great things the other ladies made.  Leave a comment on this post to be eligible to win an Echo Park paper pack! To create this fun [...]

52: Episode 8: How to Make a Simple Card Base with Silhouette Cameo Software

Episode 8 of the Crafting Series “52″. Learn how to weld, scale, adjust line thickness, duplicate and make a basic shape card using the Silhouette Cameo & Silhouette Studio Software.  Need more help with the Silhouette Cameo?  Check out these helpful posts!  Need some stamps to add to your cards?  Check out the Joy’s Life [...]

How to Cut Chipboard with the Silhouette Cameo without a Mat

One of my Facebook friends, Jennnifer K., asked me if it was possible to cut chipboard with the Silhouette Cameo without using a mat.  It is possible!  I tried it with this recent project and have a few observations, tips and suggestions.  In this project, I’m using a chipboard that is a little bit thicker [...]