Vinyl Cutter

The Silhouette Cameo uses a small blade to cut materials such as paper, cardstock, vinyl, and heat-transfer vinyl. Silhouette Studio is free to download and is used to prepare vector files to cut. You can learn how to use the Silhouette Cameo by scheduling a Book-a-Maker appointment.

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Compatible Software

Silhouette Studio is used to prepare and send files to the Cameo via standard USB. The software is free to download for both MAC and Windows and is available on Launch Pad laptops.

Approved materials

  • Adhesive Vinyl
  • HTV (heat transfer vinyl)
  • Magnet Backing Sheets
  • Stiff Felt
  • Cardstock

Silhouette Resources

We may not have all of the supplies in these videos. It is recommended to bring your own supplies.

Free Weekly Supply List

Free supplies are available for ITPLD library members, as well as reciprocal members with cards in good standing. Members are limited to 2 items each week taken from the Supplies List. No items will be sold through the Launch Pad. The week begins on Monday and ends on Sunday.

Members are encouraged to bring their own materials if their project is larger than what weekly limits allow. Check out our Suggested Vendor List.

Supplies List

Silhouette Studio Basics