with Kelly Wayment
Online Class

Get Started With Silhouette

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Unlock the doors to making Pinterest-perfect party decor! Join designer Kelly Wayment as she helps you get started with your Silhouette CAMEO and its latest design software. Learn to create a variety of fun projects — including personalized gift tags, mugs, T-shirts and more — as you explore the machine’s various features and work with the most popular materials: paper, vinyl, heat-transfer vinyl and sticker paper. Plus, Kelly shares her troubleshooting tips and tricks so you can make perfect cuts and designs every time.


  • beginner
  • 6 episodes
  • 1h43m

Included in this Class

1. Meet Your Machine

1. Meet Your Machine

Meet designer Kelly Wayment and begin by going over the contents of your Silhouette CAMEO box. Then get to know the Silhouette Studio software as you work on your first project, a cute paper gift tag.

2. Intro to Silhouette Studio

2. Intro to Silhouette Studio

Learn to manipulate designs by resizing, rotating, replicating and repositioning them. Kelly helps you select the right settings to make perfect cuts as you work on some paper projects, including a 3-D succulent plant and mustache straw toppers.

3. Working With Vinyl

3. Working With Vinyl

Explore the different types of vinyl and the various ways to use them. Kelly shows you how to create customized messages and lettering with the Silhouette Studio text tools. After that, see how to cut adhesive vinyl without a mat and apply it to a ceramic mug.

Recommended with this class

  • Silhouette CAMEO machine (Kelly is using the CAMEO 3 in class)
  • Cutting mat
  • Autoblade (or ratchet blade, depending on CAMEO model)
  • Silhouette tools
  • Assorted paper-crafting supplies depending on project