By Nov 16, 2018

Snapkits (Silhouette 3D™)

Snapkits in Silhouette 3D™ allow you to build custom objects with predesigned pieces. These special 3D printing files let you customize your piece by mixing and matching different design elements. You’ll find some Snapkits […]

By Nov 09, 2018

Cut by Layer (Designer Edition and Higher)

Silhouette Studio® Designer Edition and higher supports the cut by layers capability. To access the layers panel, click on the Layers panel along the right side of your screen toward the bottom. We’ve got […]

By Nov 02, 2018

QuickShapes in Silhouette ModelMaker™

In addition to drawing shapes from the side toolbar with the mouse, and by using the Shape Creation Wizard, ModelMaker™ has a library of QuickShapes. Select the QuickShapes button to open a panel […]

By Oct 26, 2018

Mint Studio™ Stamp Tools (Outlines, Fills, and Color Previews)

Mint Studio™ has some tools at the bottom of the screen to change the visual elements of your stamp, such as outlines, fills, and colors. We’ve got a few different designs open […]

By Oct 19, 2018

Creating Text in the Silhouette Studio® (Basic Edition and Higher)

As you may have learned in our tutorial for “Basic Design and Text Tools in Silhouette Studio®,” creating text is as simple as choosing the Text tool on the left, placing a […]

By Oct 12, 2018

Import Embroidery Files (Designer Edition Plus)

Silhouette Studio® Designer Edition Plus enables you to import most major embroidery file types like PES, DST, EXP, JEF, and XXX. Silhouette Studio® cannot SAVE these file types. Once you’ve opened these designs […]

By Oct 08, 2018

Make a Keychain with the Silhouette Alta®

Hi there! Kelly here today to show you an easy way to use your Silhouette 2D designs with your Silhouette Alta® 3D printer. You’ll learn how to convert designs in Silhouette 3D™ […]

By Oct 05, 2018

Unlocking Curio Features in Silhouette Studio® (Basic Edition and Higher)

If you have a Silhouette Curio™, you get a few special features that can be unlocked in Silhouette Studio®. These features include Stippling and Embossing. You’ll find the Stippling panel along the right-hand side […]

By Sep 28, 2018

Automated Nesting Preview Mode (Business Edition)

Silhouette Studio® Business Edition provides an Automated Nesting preview mode where shapes are automatically nested within the Media Layout View. This provides efficient usage of the material being cut while maintaining the image’s […]

By Sep 21, 2018

How to Use 2D Content from your Silhouette Library (Silhouette 3D™)

When you open Silhouette 3D™, you’ll see a workspace with a virtual build area, ready to hold designs for 3D printing. This can be text, preset 3D shapes, or designs from your […]

By Sep 14, 2018

Pop-up Creator (Basic Edition and Higher)

The Pop-up Creator is a fun feature you’ll find in Silhouette Studio® starting in version 4.1. This tutorial will cover the basic Pop-up Creator that you can find in all editions of […]

By Sep 07, 2018

Text Tools in Mint Studio™

The text tools in Mint Studio™ are an excellent way to customize your stamps. Typing text is as simple as choosing the Text tool on the left, placing a cursor on the […]