Using the Knife Tool in Designer Edition – and FREE Halloween Cut File

With all of my health challenges the past year, I haven’t been able to make much for my littlest (one year old) grandson, Silas — So since I’m feeling better, Halloween is the perfect time!  I loved using the designing tools in Silhouette Studio to create my little ghost in this design! I’m working in Silhouette Studio, V4.1.201.  First, I selected the Elipse tool and drew a large oval shape — and a smaller oval shape for the ghost eyes. {Read More}

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How to Combine Monogram Frames & Fonts in Silhouette Studio & FREE Monogram Frame

My last post tutorial shared how to adjust 3 letter monogram fonts that you bought in Silhouette Design Store.  However, sometimes you purchase them elsewhere — and today, I am sharing with you a FREE Hearth Wreath Monogram frame — with FIVE beautiful heart frames – from our friends at Cuttable Designs!  Just in time for Valentines’ Day!  So, I want to show you how to use these frames & combine them with the monogram font! First, when you download the files, they {Read More}

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Early Access to Silhouette Black Friday Bundle

Hello!  I’m so excited to share that as a follower & customer of Terri Johnson Creates, you have Early Access to the Silhouette Cameo 3 Bundle!   Since there is limited access on this bundle, the promotion allows you to shop the sale early – to guarantee that you will get the machine for this low price!  (This is the same price as the Black Friday sale). This is a one day event, only!  Beginning at midnight on Tuesday, Nov. 22 (MT) through {Read More}

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How to Work With Purchased Monogram Files in Silhouette Studio

Monograms!  We all love them!  And if I had to pick the #1 reasons that people buy a Silhouette machine (or embroidery machine), it is so that they can put their monogram on anything that doesn’t move!  But sometimes, the files that we purchase are a little confusing.  They often come with multiple folders & files & you may not know what to do with them!  And I have received questions about working with these fonts, so when the folks at {Read More}

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Pattern Fill with Designer Edition & Free Card Cut File

My last post I shared how to fill your shapes and patterns without Designer Edition -but I will tell you — Pattern Fill in Designer Edition makes things so much easier & gives you additional options! The Fill Pattern options allow you to mirror patterns, rotate, scale, pan the pattern around within the filled image, and adjust the pattern’s level of transparency. These advanced features for manipulating patterns can be found in the Advanced Options in the Fill Pattern panel. For {Read More}

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Cutting Machine Embroidery Appliqué with Silhouette Designer Edition Plus – part 2

Several months ago, Designer Edition Plus edition of Silhouette Studio was released!  And those of us that are machine embroiderers rejoiced!!!  Now, we could open machine embroidery designs in Silhouette Studio & easily cut appliqué files – with no tracing, no sizing etc!!!  But ever since, many of you have been asking for another tutorial on how to cut embroidery appliqué that has multiple pieces!  So, I decided making Easter shirts for my grandsons was a great time to do {Read More}

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Day #11 – Where Has My Designer Edition Code Gone??

Hello!!  Hard to believe that Christmas is here!   But, I hope & pray that each of you are enjoying a wonderful holiday season with family & friends!  I know that many of you are busy with shopping, wrapping, cooking & more!   This year, we are doing something a little “untraditional” for Christmas dinner — we are going to our favorite Chinese restaurant in DC — the Peking Gourmet Inn!  Its our family favorite & this allows me to {Read More}

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Day #7 – Custom Rhinestone Designs with Sketch Fonts

I love bling – especially at Christmas!  But, I typically don’t wear rhinestone t-shirts or clothing!  So, I’m always looking for something to “bling up” with my Rhinestones!  So, today’s tutorial is going to show you how to create Custom Rhinestone Designs in Silhouette Studio Designer Edition.    (You can cut rhinestone designs without Designer Edition, but they have to be pre-made designs — You cannot create your own without DE).    If you aren’t sure about upgrading to Designer {Read More}

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How to Cut Embroidery Applique in Designer Edition Plus – part 1

So this popped up in my email in-box this morning!  I guess I was a little ahead of the game — but I have been so excited about this new development for Silhouette Studio!  And based on the number of Upgrade codes that you’ve been buying – -you are too!   But, many of you have written asking how to use it now! You asked — I deliver!   This is a short, “down & dirty” tutorial on how to {Read More}

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Installing Designer Edition Plus & Updating to the Latest Version of Studio

Wow!  That is just about all I can say to the response to the newest update for Silhouette Studio!  Its clear that many of you have been waiting for this feature to be able to open your embroidery designs in Silhouette Studio!  Me too!  So glad we can finally do this! Since I’ve sold tons of these upgrade Codes, I’ve had a lot of questions.   Most of them are the same, so I thought I would just put out {Read More}

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