Cricut 101: a beginner's guide

From November 18, 2020 to January 8, 2021, join us on the Official Cricut YouTube Channel for a livestream series of beginner level lessons on your new cutting machine.

We'll cover basic topics most frequently asked by new members, including an unboxing Cricut Joy, Cricut Explore Air 2, and Cricut Maker.

Recent Posts

Faux subway tile backsplash for the kitchen using a Cricut machine

Create a faux subway tile backsplash with your Cricut machine

August 4, 2020 | Contributor: Claire, Cricut Blog Team Raise your hand if you find it hard to commit to a permanent change! Is your hand raised? Because mine sure ... Read More
DIY Glow-in-the-dark Cornhole Boards with Galaxy Pattern

Custom DIY glow-in-the-dark cornhole boards

July 28, 2020 | Contributor: Lansia, Cricut Blog Team Cricut® friends: bear with me. This is a long tutorial, so feel free to skip ahead to the section that most ... Read More
Zooey Deschanel paper succulents and DIY planters

Cricut guide to DIY home projects

June 22, 2020 | Contributor: Cricut Blog Team Summer is officially here, and what better time to work on that DIY home project you’ve been thinking about than now? From ... Read More
Zooey Deschanel makes DIY paper succulents and punny planters with Cricut Joy

Zooey Deschanel embraces her crafty side with Cricut

July 21, 2020 | Contributor: Zooey Deschanel The bright side of quarantine is that I’m able to reconnect with my crafty side. I have always loved crafting, but haven’t had ... Read More
Upcycled Wood Stool using Cricut stencils with Lauren

Upcycle an old wood stool with stencils

July 15, 2020 | Contributor: Lansia (on behalf of Lauren), Cricut Blog Team Lauren upcycled an old wood stool she found at a local consignment shop using a simple stencil ... Read More

Design your own concrete rug with a Cricut stencil

July 7, 2020 | Contributor: Lauren, Cricut Blog Team My husband and I bought our first house two years ago. At only 1,200 square feet, I was focused on making ... Read More

How to create floral wallpaper using vinyl decals

June 30, 2020 | Contributor: Anna Rose, Cricut Blog Team We recently moved into a new house. While my husband and I have similar tastes in most things, I like ... Read More
Group Pride Event with Cricut-made Shirts

Expressing my voice through Cricut artwork

June 26, 2020 | Contributor: Taegon, Cricut Creative Team My name is Taegon Ludwig, and I’m a Production Artist at Cricut. I’m also a member of the LGBTQIA+ community. As ... Read More
Wood Round Welcome Sign with Cricut Iron-On Vinyl

Creating a DIY wood round welcome sign

June 22, 2020 | Contributor: Paula, Cricut Blog Team Wood round welcome signs with customized iron-on vinyl decoration can help you spruce up your front door without too much work ... Read More

Last minute DIY gift idea for Father’s Day

June 19, 2020 | Contributor: Lauren, Cricut Blog Team This is my husband’s second year as a father to our daughter, Hailey. I was really having a tough time figuring ... Read More
DIY custom home decor with Infusible Ink

How to use Infusible Ink for custom apparel, home decor, and bags

June 18, 2020 | Contributor: Cricut Blog Team New blanks, new sheets, new ways for you to DIY. Here’s all you need to know about what’s new with Infusible Ink ... Read More

Cricut face mask with window for deaf and hard of hearing communities

June 10, 2020 | Contributor: Cricut Blog Team “I designed custom face masks with a window for a pregnant couple in our community,” said Karen Franks. “They communicate through lipreading ... Read More