This is from the October 15, 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: forum.make-the-cut.com/discussion/35090/october-15th-webinar-over-what-questions-or-topics-do-you-have
00:00:00 Welcoming Remarks
00:01:34 Bryan explains how to open files with MTC that are NOT actual Make the Cut Files. He notes that OPEN will only Open actual MTC files. To bring other file types into MTC you would use the IMPORT option. He briefly reviews how to do that with the different file types.
(@ 00:07:30 he explains that fonts are different and briefly discusses the 3 types of fonts that MTC can work with, TTF, OTF, and OPF)
00:10:56 Switch to SusanBlueRobot for demonstration on creating a “Trapeze Card” using MTC. Trapeze Cards are works of art suspended in mid air by threads hand sewn between an outer border and an inner shape.
Susan’s demo uses a number of tools and features within MTC to create her card file to work with. Susan shared her file in the MTC Gallery.
00:33:00 Follow-up Questions for Susan on Demonstration (also see the following for more information on Trapeze Cards in general: sueplayingwithpaper.blogspot.com/2008/03/trapeze-cards.html
00:39:55 HOMEWORK assignment: Create a trapeze card of your own and share it on the forum. You can find those who did here: forum.make-the-cut.com/discussion/35167/webinar-homework-for-10-15-13#latest. Susan also shares some pictures of other ones she has made
00:42:25 Bryan reviews the different ways to select multiple items at the same time on the virtual mat on screen