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 05, 2019

Kids’ Puzzle Kit

Have you heard about the Puzzle Generator feature in Silhouette Studio® version 4.2? It’s available to those who have upgraded to Designer Edition Plus or higher. This is a fun feature for […]

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 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 […]

By Jan 25, 2019

Manipulation Tools (Basic Edition and Higher)

The Silhouette Studio® software has a variety of tools to manipulate your designs. This tutorial will cover the basic features of the Transform panel (which houses Align, Scale, Rotate, and Move actions) […]

By Jan 18, 2019

Multi-cutter Support (Business Edition)

Silhouette Studio’s Business Edition upgrade provides multi-cutter support. This means that when using the Business Edition, you have the ability to send cut jobs to multiple Silhouette cutting units at the same time as […]