with Alexis Middleton
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Silhouette Savvy: Venture Into Vinyl

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Create your own customizable “pin-worthy” projects such as signage, T-shirts, totes and more! Join craft blogger Alexis Middleton as she takes you through the basics of using both adhesive and heat-transfer vinyl with the Silhouette Cameo 3.


  • intermediate
  • 6 episodes
  • 2h5m

Included in this Class

1. Intro to Vinyl

1. Intro to Vinyl

Ready to explore the endless possibilities of vinyl? Meet Alexis and start class by getting familiar with all the different kinds of vinyl and their various uses. You'll find out how to choose the right vinyl for your project, and what tools you need to get started.

2. Adhesive Vinyl: First Cuts

2. Adhesive Vinyl: First Cuts

Learn to cut adhesive vinyl with your Silhouette. You'll practice weeding and applying adhesive vinyl as you tackle your first project: wall decals. Then try out your new techniques on a curved surface as you customize a coffee mug.

3. Adhesive Vinyl: Next Steps

3. Adhesive Vinyl: Next Steps

Follow along as Alexis demonstrates layering adhesive vinyl for multi-colored designs. She'll even teach you clever methods for cutting and applying vinyl to large-scale projects like room decals.

Recommended with this class

  • Silhouette personal die-cutting machine
  • 12" x 12" cutting mat for Cameo (or similar mat for your machine)
  • 12" x 24" cutting mat for Cameo (or similar mat for your machine)
  • Silhouette tool kit
  • 12" matte and glossy adhesive vinyls
  • Printable heat-transfer vinyl
  • 12" smooth, glitter and flocked heat-transfer vinyls
  • Stencil vinyl
  • Black fabric ink
  • Glass etching cream
  • Items to decorate: coffee mug, canvas shoes, tote bag, banner and more