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

Make these back to school projects with a Cricut

10 Back to School Gear Ideas with Cricut

August 4, 2017 • Contributor: Ginger Bowie from Ginger Snap Crafts Hello there! It’s Ginger from GingerSnapCrafts.com. Back to school is just around the corner. Are you ready? I’m not ... Read More
Meet the new Cricut Maker

Cricut Maker is Here!

August 2, 2017 • Contributor: The Cricut Team Over the past eleven years, we’ve watched with wonder as you’ve utilized Cricut’s suite of machines, tools, software, and materials to turn ... Read More
Learn how to work with large scale projects with a Cricut

Working With Large Scale Projects

Aug 1, 2017 • Contributor: Jessica Roe from Everyday Party Magazine Hello everyone! I’m Jess from Everyday Party Magazine, if you follow my blog, you may have seen my recent ... Read More
Thank your bridal party with these champagne bottle favors

Items To Cricut-ize For Your Bridesmaids

July 28, 2017 • Contributor: Jen Causey from Something Turquoise I feel confident in saying every single bride wants her wedding to be truly personal and ultra special. Want to ... Read More
Dr Seuss bulletin board created using a Cricut

Oh, the Places You’ll Go with Cricut!

July 27, 2017 • Contributor: Scarlet Letters Copywriting School’s out for summer, but before we delve completely into the sunny season of BBQs and the beach, we are shining our ... Read More
This tropical housewarming party will make you think you're on vacation.

Summer Celebrations With Cricut

July 26, 2017 • Contributor: Jessica Roe from Everyday Party Magazine Hi everyone, it's Jess from Everyday Party Magazine and I am *so* very excited to be here today sharing ... Read More
Make this cute beach sign with curved text in Cricut Design Space

How to Do Curved Text in Design Space

July 25, 2017 • Contributor: Natalie Wright From Natalie Wright HUGE UPDATE ***You can now curve text in Design Space! Visit this post to see how it's done and use ... Read More
Your guests will love these adorable cone wrappers

How to Pattern Fill in Design Space

July 21, 2017 • Contributor: Kayla Brasher from Kayla Makes Hi everyone! It's Kayla from Kayla Makes here today to talk about using the pattern fill tool in Design Space ... Read More
Tammy Nickel uses her Cricut for her daycare

Inspiring Young Minds

July 20, 2017 • Contributor: Scarlet Letters Copywriting Sometimes the smallest DIY projects make the biggest impact. That’s why we’re thrilled to be turning the spotlight on home-based daycare owner ... Read More
One beach essential you can make with a Cricut is a beach memory jar

Cricut Essentials for a Day at the Beach

July 19, 2017 • Contributor: Jennifer Rizzo from Jennifer Rizzo Designs When heading to the beach, you want to make sure you don’t leave anything behind! We have a round ... Read More
Make your own paper flowers with this easy tutorial

Brighten Your World With These Pretty Paper Flowers

July 17, 2017 • Contributor: Kristen Johnson of A Girl and Her Glitter We ADORE paper flowers! There is something magical about a flower that never stops blooming. We found ... Read More
Use one of these ideas for your last minute gifts

5 Last-Minute Gift Ideas Using Your Cricut

July 14, 2017 • Contributor: Jenny Alger from Everyday Jenny Hello! Jenny from EverydayJenny.com here. If you are anything like me, life gets busy and you look at your calendar ... Read More