eCAL3 – Using Solid Score Lines

As of November 2018, we’ve started including solid score line versions of each project. These special versions are made especially for cutting machines that have scoring abilities such as the Cricut Maker, Cricut Explore and Sizzix eclips2. We’re sure that more machines with this capability will follow suit in the future.  In the video below, […]

Sure Cuts A Lot 5 – Tracing, Resampling & Smoothing

Sure Cuts A Lot 5’s trace feature is one of the (if not THE) most robust and capable trace feature among cutting softwares available.  The video below covers the following topics: Downloading Images (Resolution Recommendations) Resampling 101 Choosing an Image to Trace Resampling Contrast Smoothing Nodes

Sure Cuts A Lot 5 – Main Toolbar

The main toolbar in Sure Cuts A Lot 5 contains handy icons to make your workflow more efficient. The video below covers the following topics:  New icon Mat Sizes Units  Text Tool Fonts Alignment Guides Pages Naming and Saving Projects Opening .SCUT Files Cut / Copy / Paste Undo / Redo Import Feature Library Saving/Removing […]

Sure Cuts A Lot 5 – Installation and Activation

Once you’ve completed your purchase of Sure Cuts A Lot 5 from, you’ll need to install the software and activate it using the serial number provided via email.  The video below covers the following topics: Downloading Mac or PC version (32Bit or 64Bit) Installation Activation

Sure Cuts A Lot Eraser Tool & Design Space, Brother Canvas Shortfalls

Crafting should be fun, but sometimes it’s not because we spend time fidgeting with things to get them the way we want. One prime example comes from numerous emails from customers outside of the US who don’t have easy access to 12×12 cardstock. If you typically use A4 paper and need to adapt some of […]

Sure Cuts A Lot 5 Custom Coffee Cup Design – Path Tool and More

I recently received an email from a customer asking how to use Sure Cuts A Lot to create a custom coffee mug design and thought it would make a great video to show off some of the software’s capabilities! In this video I cover the following topics: Working with circles  Copy and Paste in Place […]

Sure Cuts A Lot 5 Bridge Warp Tool – Curving Text

Text manipulation is one of Sure Cuts A Lots’ premiere features. Not only is it intuitive, but it’s much easier than programs like Adobe Illustrator or Inkscape. For my Cricut users out there, Sure Cuts A Lot is wonderful because you can use it offline and not have to worry about losing your work if […]