Category Archives for tips & tricks

making a little folder for the back of your dori

i couldn’t think of another place to put this so i’m throwing it here onto my blog that I have neglected for 10 months. sheesh. maybe you want to stick a couple things in the back of your standard size … Continue reading

26. October 2015 by arleigh
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how to create an svg file from illustrator

how to create an svg file for your silhouette die cut machine. I don’t know how to do it for any other machine but I assume it’s similar. create your artwork. doesn’t matter what color it is. I suggest you … Continue reading

15. May 2014 by arleigh
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what to do with the “preview” image in your digital scrapbooking kit

apologies, I only know how to do this with a mac. please leave a comment if you know how to do it on a PC. update! thanks to mary kay, here is how to do it on a PC: facebook … Continue reading

02. November 2013 by arleigh
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Creating a custom color palette from an image using Image Trace in Illustrator

I do this all the time. Today I saw a photo of President Obama on my Facebook Newsfeed and was struck by the blues in the background. So I tried a few online color palette generators, but I wanted a … Continue reading

26. October 2013 by arleigh
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clipping the beginning or end off a song in itunes

you know that 45 seconds of people clapping or band introductions on that song you love? well, here’s how to fix that in itunes. 1. play the song and pause it at the point you want to clip it. 2. … Continue reading

16. March 2013 by arleigh
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