How to Print and Cut with the Silhouette Curio Posted on 5th April 2019 1- Open Silhouette Studio. Click on the cutting mat options and change to Curio. Change the size of the cut area to fit the curio mat. 2- With the cutting mat and the size changed, you will see the curio mat appears on the design space. 3- Click on the registration mark option in the page setup. Turn on the registration marks. 4- Open the files and select the designs you would like to print and cut. 5- If the designs are a a jpeg or PNG file you will need to trace them to get cut lines. Click on the trace icon. 6- Select the trace area. 7- Adjust the trace settings so you can get a clean outline. Then click trace outer edge. 8- You can see that the trace lines are in red. 9- Go to the print icon and print your designs. 10- Once printed place on the cut mat on the curio. If cutting standard cardboard, use all of the mat bases that total 6. (mat 2 + mat 2 + mat 1 + the cutting mat.) 11- Click on the machine options and select the curio. 12- Select the correct cut depth, speed, force and blade, then click send. Your curio will read the registration marks and then cut your files.