What is Cricut?
A Cricut is a brand of computer- the controlled cutting plotters and cutting machine is designed for crafters to use at home to design and create using a mix of materials including fabric, leather, paper, wood and vinyl.
How to Use Cricut?
To get started with your Cricut cutting machine you will need to download Cricut Design Space. This will also provide you with a step-by-step walk-through to setting up your Cricut.
You will need to ensure your phone, tablet or computer has Bluetooth enabled and then within your Bluetooth settings connect to your Cricut Machine.
Once you enter your passcode (if prompted), you should then be free to start crafting your own designs in Cricut’s Design Space. Design Space is super easy to use and has been set up for beginners so there are guides and walk-throughs at each step of the way!
What Can You Make with a Cricut?
Depending on the model, Cricut Machines can be used to draw, cut, score and much more - the possibilities are pretty much endless. At Ryman we have come up with some creative ideas for you to use around the house. These include:
- Creating Your Perfect Home Office Set Up
- Celebrating a Birthday
- Crafting with the Kids
- Personalising Your Home
- Getting the Kids Ready for School
For more ideas and inspiration take a look at our 5 things to do with a Cricut™ Cutting Machine blog post.