What's New at Cre8ive Cutz — Video Tutorials

How to Choose the Best Glue for your 3D Papercrafting Project

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How to Choose the Best Glue for your 3D Papercrafting Project

There's a HUGE variety of glues and adhesives on the market and the choice can be a little overwhelming, especially if you are relatively new to papercrafting and scrapbooking. I've been doing some form of papercrafting for over 20 years, so I've tried lots of different glues on various types of projects, and definitely have my favorites. In this video, I'll attempt to demystify the glue options, show you some of my favorites and explain where they work best. Enjoy! 

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Video Tutorial - How to Change Colors on SVG Cutting Files in Cricut Design Space

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Video Tutorial - How to Change Colors on SVG Cutting Files in Cricut Design Space

Are you a Cricut Design Space user? Lots of cutting software lets you cut SVG pieces in whatever combinations you choose, no matter how they are colored on the virtual cutting mat. However, Cricut Design Space organizes the cutting by the colors assigned to each piece. This video tutorial shows you how to reassign colors to individual pieces so you can create your designs in whatever color combinations you choose. Enjoy!  

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Using Cre8ive Cutz SVG Files with the Cricut Design Space Software

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Attention all Cricut Design Space users! I have started the process of modifying my cutting patterns so they are more smoothly compatible with Cricut Design Space. All you have to do is import the file, resize it according to the measurements given in the instructions, ungroup the pieces then click Go! This video walks you through the process. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vo8PnviG-ek&w=560&h=315]

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Combining 3x4 photos into 4x6 for Pocket Scrapbooking

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Lots of people are moving to pocket style scrapbooking, and if you're one of them you might be wondering how to create 3x4 photos for the smaller pockets. This video tutorial walks you through the steps using Photoshop Elements to combine two 3x4 photos onto a single 4x6 photo that you can print on your home printer or take to a developer. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UGxCQVTT1ns?list=UUXjK4AOeQjNL704_7oQIaRw]

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Distressing Techniques for the Western Step Card

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Did you see the fun Western Step Card that was added to the store on the weekend? I added some extra touches to my version (which is currently on display at the Calgary Stampede Western Showcase) so I thought it would be fun to do a video showing you some of the techniques and products I used.  Enjoy! [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=meU5p63MqWA?rel=0]

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