Loading an SVG cut file and cutting it out on your Silhouette is just the first step to make a stenciled sign. In this post, I've shown you how to open and cut a file using your Silhouette Cameo and Silhouette Design Studio (Designer's edition). Now that you know how to load and cut out a stencil on your Silhouette, let's learn how to make a stenciled sign. The stenciled sign I'm making here is a patriotic sign done without a moment to spare before the 4th of July. It's never too late for ... Read More about Let’s Stencil A Sign Start To Finish – Get A Free SVG Cut File
It seems a little strange that I would be finally getting around to putting a tutorial up to show you how to load a cut file to make a stenciled sign. But here I am, doing it anyway. Today, I'm going to show you how to load a cut file to the Silhouette Cameo. This post contains some affiliate links for your convenience (which means if you make a purchase after clicking a link I will earn a small commission but it won’t cost you a penny more)! Read my full disclosure policy. I have just ... Read More about How To Load A Cut File To Make A Stenciled Sign
Today, I'm going to show you how to make patriotic denim shorts just in time for the 4th of July holiday! This is a great little DIY project that comes together quickly. It combines my love of repurposing with my love of using my Silhouette Cameo for crafting projects. It's hard to believe, but the 4th of the July holiday is almost upon us! Summer goes by way too quickly for my taste. Before we know it, it'll be winter! And if you've been around here awhile, you know how I feel about ... Read More about How To Make Patriotic Denim Shorts
Are you looking for an easy way to achieve a stained look on your wood projects without having to break out a can of stinky, oil-based stain? I have found a great alternative method to wood staining. It's called the baby wipe method of staining wood and all you need is some acrylic paint and a package of baby wipes to get that stained look on your wood signs and other wood projects. It's no secret that I really love working with wood. Wood is one of the most forgiving mediums with ... Read More about Can You Really Stain Wood With A Baby Wipe?
I've been absent for a few weeks (months!). But it's been for good reason. My daughter graduated from high school this past May. Planning her party has taken me away from blogging and designing cut files. It's okay though. You only graduate from high school once and I wanted to make sure she had a nice graduation party. I'll warn you ahead of time, this is the longest blog post I have ever done here on the blog. I wanted to show you how we were able to pull off a DIY grad party on a ... Read More about Project Graduation: A DIY Grad Party On A Budget