Cutting Fabric with HTV Offset and FREE Exclusive Awareness Ribbon Design

I have posted several tutorials on cutting fabric for machine embroidery appliqué.  However, I realize that many of you don’t sew (or don’t want to!), so today I am going to share a “no-sew” fabric project with you!  Our friends at “Kut That Out” have shared a FREE design just for Terri Johnson Creates followers — and I am going to use that design for today’s project!  While their design does not have the offset for the HTV — I am {Read More}

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Creating in Silhouette Studio with PNG Graphics – part 2

Yesterday, I shared with you how I created a Print & Cut file by tracing a PNG graphic design & cutting the design on Heat Transfer Material.   This post is a follow up on how to use PNG files with transparent backgrounds for Print & Cut designs.   Here I’ve created a Valentines Card using a beautiful design from Design Bundles Watercolor Chic of Spring Bundle.     This design set has 75 PNG files that can be used in {Read More}

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Using Purchased PNG Files in Silhouette Studio

If you’re like me, you see all of the beautiful font and graphics bundles being offered these days & you love them!!  And like me, you buy them!!   But, after downloading I’m often wondering what to do with them.  Recently, someone said to me — “I would buy these if I knew what to do with them.”   Today I want to share a little Valentine project that I’ve created in Silhouette Studio, using the  Valentines Design Bundle from Design Bundles.  20 {Read More}

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My Top Ten Keyboard Shortcuts in Silhouette Studio

I love keyboard shortcuts & I use them all the time!  Not just in Silhouette Studio – -but whenever I am on the computer.   So today, I thought I would share with you my top 10 Favorite in Silhouette Studio — and then a link to where you can find them all! Single Key Shortcuts — Several shortcuts in Studio only require a single key stroke on your keyboard.  These do not need to be capitalized (I just thought it {Read More}

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Using Glyphs in Designer Edition & FREE Valentines Cut File

I love Valentines Day!  Its just a fun day in the middle of winter that everyone can celebrate!   And I love making things for Valentine’s day!   Even though its still early January, Valentines Day is just around the corner & will be here before you know it!  So for today’s post, I’m going to share with you how you can create files in Designer Edition, using this FREE font – “Beach” – from Font Bundles!  It includes a Premium {Read More}

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Happy New Year & Cameo 3 Giveaway

Happy New Year!    It seems that the dawning of a new year often causes us to reflect on the previous year and all that has happened, as well as look forward to the upcoming year – -full of hope & promise!  I guess that I am no different this year!  As many of you know, I went through treatment for Stage 3 Breast Cancer in 2017.  Thankfully, I have the bulk of that treatment  behind me and am feeling {Read More}

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Silhouette Subscription Sale & Why I Love It!

I often receive a lot of questions about the Subscription in the Silhouette Design Store & whether or not it is a good idea!   Since the subscriptions are 20% off through January 2nd, I thought I would share with you why I like the Subscription & have had one since I first bought a Silhouette Cameo! #1)  I quickly discovered that I liked purchasing designs in Studio.   As I began purchasing designs, I figured out that it didn’t take long {Read More}

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Sticky Notes & FREE Christmas Cut File

One of the things I love the most about Silhouette – is how quickly you can create something!  So, with only 5 days until Christmas – this is important!  Today I’m sharing with you another FREE Cut File that I created using the LW Nativity Dingbat Font from the Silhouette Store — and a little tutorial about using Sticky Notes.    So often, when I share a design, people will ask what font I used.  And honestly, I often don’t {Read More}

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Working with Dingbat Fonts & Free Christmas Cut File

  Today is a “twofer” (as my Daddy used to say) – -which means you get 2 things for one blog post!   I have a video to share with you how to work with Dingbat fonts in Silhouette Studio!   I love Dingbat fonts & if you are purchasing these — they are a great value, as you get a whole bunch of designs in one font!  You can use them whether or not you own Designer Edition — {Read More}

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TJC Instructor Licensing Retreat – June 22-24, 2018

You asked for it — You got it!   I probably get more emails, messages & questions about the Instructor Licensing than any other topic!  I’m so excited to announce my 3rd Licensing, June 22-24, in Woodbridge, VA!   (This is where I live!)   This flyer below shares some of the basics, but to learn more – go to this page for all the details!  And if you already know you want to register — click here & sign {Read More}

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