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

How to Give Your Clock a Makeover & Silhouette Clock Face Template Download
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How to Give Your Clock a Makeover & Silhouette Clock Face Template Download

If you need help with your Silhouette Cameo, check out my tutorials.  Curious about which Silhouette Cameo you should buy?  Check out this comparison post! I’ve been planning on giving this clock a makeover for more than 2 years.  It’s TIME to get started, huh?  See how I did that there with the whole time…

How to Import Photos into the Silhouette Software
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How to Import Photos into the Silhouette Software

A few weeks ago I showed you how to print and cut stickers with the Silhouette Cameo.  In that post, one of the stickers (the cat) I made used a photo that I imported.  It’s cool to be able to import photos into the software to give a true one-of-a-kind look to your projects.  Here’s…

How to Cut Chipboard or Cereal Box with the Silhouette Cameo
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How to Cut Chipboard or Cereal Box with the Silhouette Cameo

There’s a new machine out!  Don’t miss this post! >>> ** The NEW Silhouette Cameo 3 Compared to the Silhouette Cameo 2 ** I got a bunch of questions about how to cut chipboard and/or cereal boxes using the Silhouette Cameo after I posted my hamburger mini album the other day.  So, help is on the way!  Da…

How to Print & Cut Stickers with Silhouette Cameo – Lori Whitlock Design Team Post
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How to Print & Cut Stickers with Silhouette Cameo – Lori Whitlock Design Team Post

Make your own stickers…even photo stickers! Today I’m using my Silhouette Cameo along with three .svg files from Lori Whitlock and sticker paper (or sticky shipping labels) to make stickers that you (or your precious kiddos) can use to decorate items for Valentine’s Day.  Making your own stickers is a great way to personalize inexpensive envelopes for…

How to Use Fill Color in the Silhouette Software
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How to Use Fill Color in the Silhouette Software

Using “Fill Color” in the Silhouette Software opens up so many unique options for you!  You can change the color of almost anything that you have.  Here’s how… (this works for the Silhouette Cameo and other Silhouette models too)  Here I’ve imported a clover from the Luck of the Irish set from Lettering Delights.  To…

Silhouette Sweet Scrapbook Layout Photo Display – Lori Whitlock Design Team Post
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Silhouette Sweet Scrapbook Layout Photo Display – Lori Whitlock Design Team Post

I almost never make scrapbook layouts.  As a matter of fact, I’ve only done one die cut version and a few digital (and they were nothing to write home about, LOL).  I’ve just never felt inspired to create in that way…until now.  This project is a hybrid of die cut and digital and I think…

How to Print and Cut using the Silhouette Cameo
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How to Print and Cut using the Silhouette Cameo

New to the Silhouette Cameo 3?  Don’t miss this post! >>> The NEW Silhouette Cameo 3 Compared to the Silhouette Cameo 2 Using the Silhouette’s Print/Cut ability opens a ton of new and fun crafting opportunities.  It’s not hard to do once you learn the basics!  By the way, I am using a Cricut mat in my Silhouette…

Silhouette Cameo Batman Gift Tags
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Silhouette Cameo Batman Gift Tags

Did you see that Silhouette recently added Batman to their print and cut download offerings?  If you haven’t used the print and cut function of your Cameo, you should give it a try.  I think it’s a fun way to make something quick, like this!  TA DA!  Was that fast?  I thought that was fast….

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Customize the Silhouette Cameo Control Panel with a Photo

Make the Cameo UNIQUELY YOURS! Back in December, I showed you how to customize the Silhouette Cameo’s Control Panel using digital paper.  That was fun but it’s July and I was still rockin’ the December look.  The Cameo was in real need of an update.  Remember when the kiddos and I toured the Sunfower Farm…

Father’s Day Lori Whitlock 3D Shaker Box using Silhouette Cameo
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Father’s Day Lori Whitlock 3D Shaker Box using Silhouette Cameo

YAY!  I’m all ready for Father’s Day!  I used Lori Whitlock’s shaker box file and This & That Charming paper she designed for Echo Park to create this manly shaker box. Father’s Day is soon … Sunday, June 17! When I was creating the box, I ungrouped the images and drug them off the mat…