This is from the December 08, 2015 Q&A Webinar for Make The Cut! and Popup Card Studio
Make the Cut version 4.6.2 & Popup Card Studio 1.1.0 are used in this Webinar. Each question notes if MTC or PCS is being discussed.
You can find the thread on the MTC Forum with questions addressed in this Webinar here: forum.make-the-cut.com/discussion/43066/december-8th-webinar-over-what-questions-or-topics-do-you-have
00:00:00 Welcome by Bryan
00:00:33 Bryan discusses on words and dates being welded into a frame. Explains that you need a better trace. Demonstrates Alpha trace to bring in a drawing.
00:07:35 Bryan shows how to split and delete outer line. Discusses whether to delete outside or inside lines. Send the outside line to its own layer. Once the frame is chosen how letters will weld to it.
00:25:10 Bryan discusses how to create waves using the line and thus convert it into a wave. Also explains how a trace can be pulled in to use. Explains that you can draw by hand and trace it into project.
00:36:40 Bryan discussed why a trace which doesn’t work because of misalignment.
00:39:02 Julie took up the discussion. She looked at editing and explained how she did it.
00:45:45 Julie demonstrated using the lock to keep aspect ratio when changing size.
00:48:08 Centering and using Boolean join to recreate the shape to replace the problem pieces.
00:53:35 Susan discussed PCS and explain fold in with an overhang shelf. Uses Auto Quad to draw and attach with folds. Exports project shapes and exports as an svg.
01:06:15 Julie discussed PCS card incorporating a bible verse into a pop up tree effect. Explained creating text in MTC and then cropping to get straight edges top and bottom. Demonstrated building the layers up to complete the card.