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Hello VinylCutter

Recently, the tool fairy brought me a consumer grade vinyl cutter.A feature that attracted me to this model is that it can cut paper. Making intricate cuts in paper is much easier with a tool like this, and much less expensive than with a laser cutter. The Silhouette Cameo is an interesting machine. It’s extremely affordable, and probably best for light personal use. As a classroom tool, it might not be durable enough. It definitely isn’t made for commercial use, but there appear to be plenty of things you can do with it. Continue reading

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Make Your Own T-Shirts

There are several ways of making custom T-shirts. Most of them involve lots of tools, chemicals and light sensitive materials. Using sign-cut vinyl as your stencil makes the process amazingly simple, and requires very few tools, other than the vinyl cutter. You can have your stencil cut, and then mailed to you if it is inconvenient to access a machine. Continue reading

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