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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10,000 Likes Silhouette Giveaway Starts Now!

Woo-hoo!  I am so excited to share this with you!  We have reached 10,000 Likes on the Terri Johnson Creates Facebook page — thanks to all of you sharing, posting & liking!  Thank you so much for all of your support and following!!  I appreciate it all so much! And to show you how much & to celebrate — I reached out to the many companies that partner with me here on the blog, and through the All Things Silhouette {Read More}

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10,000 Likes Silhouette Giveaway

Its soooo exciting that the Terri Johnson Creates Facebook page is approaching 10,000 “likes”!!!  When I started sharing Silhouette tutorials and classes a few years ago, I had no idea where this would take me.  And its been quite an adventure, along the way – thanks to all of you!!  Thanks for supporting the blog, liking and sharing my posts on Facebook, & attending retreats & conferences!  My favorite part has been meeting so many of you & getting to know {Read More}

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How to Find Purchased Silhouette Designs in the Cloud

With the BIG SALE at the Silhouette Design Store (thru Dec. 5), a lot of you have been asking where your purchased designs are in the Cloud (in version 3.8 of Silhouette Studio).   So, I wanted to share with you how to easily find your new designs! If you have updated your Silhouette Studio to a version with the Silhouette Cloud (at least 3.7.2), then you may have some questions about the Cloud & how to locate your newly {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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Free Friendly Jack-O-Lantern Cut File

I love celebrating Halloween with my grandsons!  But because all of my guys are little, I don’t like things too scary.  When I was asked to participate in the Pro World Halloween Challenge, I knew that  this friendly Jack-O-Lantern design would be just the thing!  The products from Siser NA that we were sent to work with are some of my favorite! — Both the Glow in the Dark HTV and the Black Glitter.   But, with this file, the challenge {Read More}

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Happy Monday! Free Cut File

Only 3 days before I leave for the California All Things Silhouette Conference -Ahhhh!!!   As you can imagine – there is a ton to do.  So, in the midst of a busy Monday, this was a good reminder as I started my day!  Sometimes I get so busy that I need to reset my priorities.   So, I thought that if I needed this reminder, maybe you did too!   And it was a perfect time to use this beautiful font {Read More}

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Free Fonts, A Giveaway & More!

As crafters, we are always looking for just the right font for our project!  Fonts can inspire emotion or express personality & a mood you are trying to convey!  So, in the quest for the prefect font – we can never have enough. You also have to be careful about where you download fonts, to avoid downloading any virus!   I wanted to share today with you a source for some great FREE fonts – -as well as some awesome font bundles {Read More}

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Colored Foil on Fabric — and FREE Cut File!

In my previous post on Siser Foil, I showed you how I used Siser Easyweed Foil to create a vintage train design.  As of this writing, Siser only has Gold & Silver in this beautiful foil material.  However, we always want more colors!!  So today I am going to share with you a second method for adding additional colors of foil to fabric! This technique uses a product called Siser Easyweed Adhesive.  It is a semi-clear milky colored product that acts {Read More}

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