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Filling text in cricut design space using silhouette studio software

*silhouette studio business edition used.

** Note- you can use the free edition with this technique. Instead of saving as a SVG in silhouette studio, take a screenshot of the design and use a Jpeg to SVG converter online.


1- Open silhouette studio. Click on the text icon.


2- Type your text.


3- Change your font. I am using Luducudu font from fontbundles.net


4- Click on the sketch tool


5- Fill your text with a sketch effect.


6- Click on file and save to hard drive. It is at this point if you only have the free edition ,remove the grid from the mat area and take a screengrab of the design.(then use a SVG converter tool online)


7- Save as a SVG.


8- Open cricut design space. Click the upload icon.


9- Click on upload image.


10- click on browse.


11- Upload your design SVG. Save.


12- Select the design and insert it.


13-Your design will be a cut file.


14- Select the draw option. With the text selected, attach the text.


15- Click make it and continue.


16- Select the media and make sure the foil quill is inserted.


17- Set the dial to your media. I am using card stock.


18- Click go and your design will foil/


19- Your design is now foiled and filled. You can change the width between the lines of fill to make it a pattern or a full fill.

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