Make The Cut, LLC
This is from the July 23, 2013 Q&A Webinar for Make The Cut!
Please NOTE: MTC Version 4.6.1 is used for the demos given in this Webinar.
You can find the thread from the forum with the questions for this webinar here:
00:00:00 Welcoming Remarks
00:00:40 Bryan shows how to accomplish a “rise” effect on a line of text as shown in this example here: aimitup.blogspot.com/2012/05/new-home-collage.html
00:08:18 Bryan shows a couple of ways on how to alter the size of a place card while keeping the original cutout size and shape. The place card can be found at: birdscards.com/free-digital-cut-files/place-cards/
00:23:40 Bryan explains the “Spiral Tool” on the Node Editing Toolbar and demonstrates various uses for it with text and shapes
00:41:24 How to “group” objects with different attributes (solid lines and dashed lines for example) so they can be moved as one object. Bryan explains some “work arounds” and then why there is presently no “group” function available in MTC
00:49:28 Bryan discusses “Paste in Place” from within MTC versus “Paste in Place” when copying and pasting from another program into MTC
00:52:00 Bryan demos creating your own “dashed line”
00:53:45 A forum user wanted to know how to “slice” a design or shape into wavy sections so each section could be changed to a different color in this thread: forum.make-the-cut.com/discussion/33565/ability-to-slice-a-curve-or-wave; Bryan reviews a couple of options on how to accomplish
01:01:57 Bryan discusses using a Wacom Tablet with MTC