By May 16, 2019

Import SVG, PDF (Designer Edition and Higher)

Silhouette Studio® Designer Edition gives you the ability to open SVG or PDF files that have been created in other software programs. To access this feature in the Designer Edition, go to the […]

By May 02, 2019

Print Settings (Silhouette 3D™)

In this tutorial for Silhouette 3D™, we’ll go over Slicing and Print Settings. Once you have your design created in the workspace and are ready to print it as a 3D object, Save […]

By Apr 05, 2019

Drawing in 3D in Silhouette ModelMaker™

Drawings created in ModelMaker™ are in 3D. Although your computer screen is flat and doesn’t have depth, features in ModelMaker™ are in place to create a 3D effect with virtual width, height, and […]

By Mar 29, 2019

Shadow Feature (Designer Edition and Higher)

The Shadow tool is a feature in Silhouette Studio® (Designer Edition and higher) that lets you add a drop shadow to text or other objects. You can find the Shadow feature in […]

By Mar 22, 2019

Applying Colors & Textures to Shapes in ModelMaker™

In this tutorial, you’ll learn about applying colors and textures to existing shapes in Silhouette ModelMaker™. Open the Color Palette by clicking on this icon in the lower left of the Edit Window. […]

By Mar 15, 2019

Point Editing (Basic Edition and Higher)

Point Editing is a useful tool in Silhouette Studio® when you want to manipulate a line portion, aside from simply moving, removing, or resizing the line. This is great for refining your own […]

By Mar 08, 2019

Using Filters in Mint Studio™

In this tutorial, you’ll learn about filters in Mint Studio™. The Mint Studio™ software has a selection of filters to apply a variety of effects to your stamp. Let’s look at these filters so […]

By Mar 01, 2019

Design View vs. Media Layout View (Business Edition)

Silhouette Studio® Business Edition provides different viewing choices to let us view both the original Design View and a Media Layout View. Design View is basically “what you see is what you get,” and you […]

By Feb 15, 2019

How to Curve Text (Basic Edition and Higher)

Silhouette Studio® is a great design software that has some fun ways to work with text. One feature is called Text To Path, which lets you curve text you’ve typed by dragging it […]

By Feb 13, 2019

Terrazzo Earrings with Shrink Plastic

Maybe you’ve noticed that terrazzo is having quite the moment lately. Terrazzo is a composite material typically used for flooring that’s filled with bits and pieces of marble, quartz, and glass. It […]

By Feb 08, 2019

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 Feb 01, 2019

Changing Preferences in Silhouette ModelMaker™

To change your Preferences in Silhouette ModelMaker™, go to File > Preferences. This lets you make general changes to things like the default view, unit of measurement, and your toolbars so that […]