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Free Silhouette Studio: Cat Design Set

It's that time of the week yet again - time for Freebie Friday on Silhouette School.


This week we've teamed up with one of our Silhouette U designers, Designed By Geeks for a set of 4 different cat designs.

Silhouette Studio Slow to Print: 3 Ways for Faster Printing

Sharing a Silhouette CAMEO Print and Cut trick with you today for when you are printing multiple sheets or just want to avoid the LONG processing times between the software and printer.

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In Silhouette Studio V4.2, V4.3, and V4.4 - it's not uncommon for it to take Silhouette Studio several minutes to process the print request when sending to a printer directly from Silhouette Studio.

The delay is especially long if your design has a lot of text or fill colors - think sticker sheets.  Today I'm sharing three options to significantly cut down the print time.

15" Silhouette CAMEO 4 Plus Set Up and Getting Started

Setting up a 15" Silhouette CAMEO Plus is almost exactly the same as the smaller 12" Silhouette CAMEO 4 set up.

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One thing to keep in mind - especially immediately after the 15" Silhouette CAMEO Plus release - is you need to ensure you have a version of the Silhouette Studio software that supports the wider cutting machine.

Reverse Sequin Pillow with Cricut Infusible Ink Sheets: Silhouette CAMEO Tutorial

I've shown you how to make reversible sequin pillows with sublimation and I've shown you how to use Cricut Infusbile Ink Sheets...today we're putting the two together!

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This is perfect for those of you who do not own a sublimation printer but still want sublimation quality.  Remember, Cricut Infusible Ink sheets are just pre-printed sublimation sheets and they can be used on any sublimation blanks.

How to Import Custom Material Settings into Silhouette Studio

If you add custom material settings to Silhouette Studio you should export them as a back up from time to time.

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This way you can re-import the custom material settings if you lose them in a a software update or computer crash.  This quick Silhouette Studio Tutorial will show you exactly how to import Custom Material Settings.

Free Mandala SVG Design

It's time for everyone's favorite time of the week again here at Silhouette School - Freebie Friday!!


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This week we have teamed up with one of our Silhouette U designers for this week's freebie. This week it is Tate Chaffin of SavoringSurprises who is sharing a free mandala cut file that's everyone is sure to love!!

Easy Paper Quilling Beginner Tutorial (Free Pattern Cut File)

If you're new to paper quilling a few tools like the Silhouette CAMEO and a paper quilling tool kit make it super easy fast to get started - even as a beginner.

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Today I'm sharing not only a free simple quilling design to get started, I'm going to take you step by step from cutting to finished project.

Reverse Canvas with Heat Transfer Vinyl Tutorial

Reverse canvas signs have become really popular with crafters because of how quick and easy they are you.

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Today I'm going to share some tips with you on how turn a reverse blank canvas into a custom DIY sign in just a few minutes! 

Silhouette CAMEO 4 Blade Not Cutting? How to Clean It

If your Silhouette CAMEO 4 Autoblade is not cutting there could be several reasons why.

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If there is something stuck on the blade or debris in or under the cap, it can cause the CAMEO 4 blade not to cut. This is one of the most common CAMEO 4 auto blade problems. This tutorial will walk you through how to use the Autoblade tool to remove the cap and clean it out.

How to Clean Dirty Silhouette Cutting Mats

If your Silhouette cutting mats have lost their stick or are excessively dirty there is a simple way to clean them.


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Trying to restick Silhouette cutting mats is not something that I recommend - as it's impossible to get them back to their original adhesive level.  However, if you have a cutting mat that looks like this one after cutting felt, leather, or some other 'fuzzy' material you can clean it to extend the life.

Free Silhouette Design: Valentine's Day 'Kisses for Sale' Cutting File

It's Freebie Friday here at Silhouette School and with Valentine's Day around the corner, I've got a design perfect for you!
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This Kisses for Sale is perfect for t-shirts or bodysuits using HTV or an addition to a card for that special someone...or anything your creative mind can come up with!