Silhouette Week + Portrait Giveaway!


Happy 1st of December and welcome to Silhouette Week – an entire week filled to the brim with so many fun things you can do with your die cut machine! Paige Evans (Blog: Paige Evans | Instagram: @paigetaylorevans | Pinterest: @paigeevans | Twitter: @PaigeTEvans) has the first project to share this week featuring a fun way to use a Silhouette CAMEO:

Paige Evans


  Life is a Dream by Paige Evans
Supplies: Cardstock (71081) – White, Stitched (368941) – Garden Paper, (368942) – Interlock Paper, (368943) – Jump Stitch Paper, (368945) – Map of My Heart Paper, (368946) – Woodland Paper, (368947) – Repeat Paper, (368948) – Thrifted Paper, (368949) – High Profile Paper, (368953) – Flora Paper, (368954) – Applique Paper, (368955) – Meadow Paper, (368956) – Scissors Paper, (368957) – Continued Paper, (368658) – Felted Paper, (368962) – Dobby Paper, (368963) – Moments Paper, Thickers (368967) – Chipboard Accent Stickers, Remarks (368970) – Transparent 6×12 Sticker Sheet, Remarks (368971) – Transparent 8 Page Sticker Book Alphas, Remarks (368972) – Matte Puffy Stickers, Remarks (368973) – Fabric Stickers, Elements (368978) – Enamel Dots, Bits (368980) – Die Cut Shapes; Other: Silhouette CAMEO die cut machine, Cut file: Woodgrain Mask/Background by Sarah Hurly – Design ID #480931

How to: Die cut the Woodgrain Mask / Background by Sarah Hurley – Design ID #48093 from scratch cardstock then lightly adhere it, centered onto white cardstock. Die cut every section from the woodgrain background from a different patterned paper then carefully adhere (some with dimensional adhesive) the pieces inside the template on the white cardstock. Carefully remove the template. Trim photos to fit in three sections. Stitch Thickers in place by the photos for a title and embellish with die cuts, epoxy stickers, fabric stickers, and more. Drop dark grey spray mist around the photos to finish.

Life is a Dream Detail by Paige Evans


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CAMEO Bundle #1 – CAMEO machine, Designer Edition software upgrade, Dust Cover, 4 Tools and $25 Download card to the Silhouette Design Store for $269.99

 700x700 CAMEO bundle

CAMEO Bundle #2 – CAMEO machine, Design Edition software upgrade and 1 free year to Club Silhouette for $299.99

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Giveaway copy

Want a chance to win a Silhouette Portrait die cut machine and a $50.00 gift card to the Silhouette Online Store?

Portrait angle


  • Open to US/Canada Residents, 18 & older
  • Void where prohibited.
  • Giveaway is not associated with Facebook, Instagram, or Pinterest. Prizes will be fullfilled by Silhouette America.
  • Winner cannot have won another Silhouette America giveaway in the past 90 days.
  • Winners should expect their prize to arrive within 4-6 weeks.

Leave a comment on this post by Friday December 5th 2014 and tell us what you love to cut with your die cut machine and we'll randomly choose a winner and announce on Friday! Good luck!