How to turn a Photo into an SVG for Cricut Design Space

Transforming a photo into an SVG cut file is easy with this step-by-step tutorial. Learning this technique is a great way to create memorable gifts and custom projects you can sell. This “how-to” uses free tools available to everyone with an internet connectionOne of the very first craft projects many people try to make with … Read more

What t-shirt design software should I use?

best tshirt design software

There are lots of software options out there for creating graphic illustrations for t-shirts, and if you ask 10 different designers what their t-shirt design software is, you might get 10 different answers. The reason there are so many options is that there are so many graphic styles and applications you might need, different software … Read more

Do you need a computer for Cricut?

do you need a computer for cricut

You don’t need a desktop or laptop computer to use a Cricut machine, but you do need at least a smartphone. The three current Cricut cutting machines (the Maker, Explore Air 2, and the Joy) operate using Cricut Design Space, and you need one of the following to operate Design Space:Windows or Apple computer (desktop or … Read more

Can I make my own designs with Cricut?

Can I make my own design with Cricut

Yes! You can make your own designs with any Cricut machine – the Maker, Explore Air 2, or Joy. You send designs to your machine using Cricut Design Space software, which is free to download (here). Design Space is simple, user-friendly software that allows you to either choose from pre-made projects, fonts, and images, or … Read more

Cricut vs Silhouette? Which Craft Cutter Should you Buy?

cricut vs silhouette

Cricut vs Silhouette: Cricut Design Space is easier for beginners, but Silhouette Studio is a more robust design software The Cricut Maker and the Silhouette Cameo 4 are both highly advanced machines, but the Maker has a wider range of tools The Silhouette Cameo 4 is capable of matless cutting and Silhouette has two new … Read more