Cutting Plotters

Lorem ipsum – intro to cutting plotters – lots of youtube video tutorials for almost anything you would want to do with them – very crafty. Both are available from lending for checkout.

Cricut Explore Air

To use the Cricut Explore Air, you need to create Cricut account and download the software (either Mac or PC) to your laptop. Unless you want to buy existing designs, you won’t need your account after you download the software.

The following pdf files have been downloaded from the Cricut web site and divided into the chapters, which are more manageable chunks of information.

  1. Cricut equipment setup; First Project
  2. SmartSet Dial
  3. Cartridges (IDeATe doesn’t have any Cricut Cartridges)
  4. Image Library
  5. Make it now
  6. Cutting your own design
  7. Working with images
  8. Working with text
  9. Layers
  10. The Sync & Canvas panels

Silhouette Cameo