Saturday, April 14, 2012

Look What Arrived!!!!

After a long week working on the musical at work (which went wonderfully) I came home last night very late,very tired and very sick - sore throat and head cold! BUT, I also came home to this box:
What is it?  Well, I bought the Silhouette Cameo and it has arrived.
Despite being all stuffed up and a little hazy from lack of sleep and the busy week, you know I had to take it out and play with it just a little bit.

Getting it all set-up was super easy and you can not imagine how light the machine is until you hold it yourself. I was a little worried about where the cord spots were located, but in the end the cord to my computer hangs right in front without getting in the way.
I had to try it out and the first thing I did was cut a font right off my computer: My favorite font, Tingle Institute, which I got from, Kevin and I spelled out my full name inside of a square I had already placed on the mat, as well as the simple flower design that comes with the machine and....
I am so so so excited to be able to cut fonts off my computer this way and I have a feeling I will find alot of others things to love about my new toy!!  I am not getting rid of Cricuts (way to much invested), but it is exciting to have the Cameo on my table and I am excited to learn more slowly.

Happy Weekend to all!


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  2. It finally came! I'm looking forward to seeing what you make with it. Just the idea of cutting any font at all is exciting! Have fun!

  3. Oh my goodness! I wanted to see what it looks like in person. My M's donesn't have it yet! Hope you have fun with it!!

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  4. How FUN!!! I love what you made with it!!!

  5. Congrats on your new machine! I hope everyone doesnt abandon Cricut....what would I do for inspiration? I think this is a great machine and love that you can cut any font with it!


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