with Megan Duesterhaus
Online Class

Deep Dive Into Cricut Vinyl

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Vinyl is one of the most versatile materials you can use with your Cricut Explore Air 2™ – the creative possibilities are endless! Designer Megan Duesterhaus shows you how to use vinyl to create custom gifts, clothing, home decor items and more. Discover time-saving techniques for designing, weeding and applying vinyl, as well as best practices for using specialty materials such as glitter, foil and heat-transfer vinyl. Plus, get Megan’s troubleshooting tips to ensure Pin-worthy results every time.


  • intermediate
  • 6 episodes
  • 2h3m

Included in this Class

1. Designing & Cutting Vinyl Projects

1. Designing & Cutting Vinyl Projects

Jump right in as Megan reviews the Design Space software techniques you'll be using most in class: Slice, Weld, Contour and Attach. Then she shows you how to cut vinyl with your Cricut as you start your first project, matching coffee mugs. Plus, get tips for conserving vinyl.

2. Weeding & Applying Vinyl

2. Weeding & Applying Vinyl

Megan reveals how to use positive and negative space in vinyl designs, and she shares best practices for weeding. After that, practice using transfer paper and applying vinyl onto hard surfaces.

3. Troubleshooting Vinyl

3. Troubleshooting Vinyl

Megan shares troubleshooting tips for working with vinyl. Learn how to best address design and cut problems, weeding issues and application challenges.

Recommended with this class

  • Die-cutting machine (Megan demonstrates with the Cricut Explore Air 2)
  • Assorted vinyls: standard, glitter, printable, stencil, iron-on)
  • Items to decorate: coffee mug, tray, stool, picture frames, pillow cover