Creating a knockout effect in Cricut design space mobile app
Posted on 16th July 2018
1-Open the Cricut design space app.
2- Tap on a new project.
3- Tap on the text icon and select your text to use.
4- Type your text.
5- To ensure you get a clean knockout effect we need to adjust the space between the letters and the gap between each row.
6- Tap on the letter space icon and adjust using the + and - icons to make the letter space smaller.
7- Tap on the line space to make the gap between the lines smaller.
8- Tap on the alignment icon.
9- adjust the alignment to centre.
10- Tap on the isolate letters icon.
11- Adjust the letters to make both lines of text match.(1) Group the text (2)
12- Next you need to upload your knockout shape.
13- Upload your shape.
14- Resize over your text.
15- Select both text and shape. Tap on slice.
16- Your design will now slice. We have to separate the parts.
17- You will have a negative and positive of the knock out.
18- Select the cut out and tap on layers.
19- Change the colour so you can clearly see the difference in the knockout.
20- Move the knockout back into the text.
21- Group the two parts and flatten to cut.