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Your First Cut with ScanNCut2

Julie Fei-Fan Balzer, crafting expert and educator, is a paid consultant of Brother Crafts USA. Congratulations!  You are the proud new owner of a ScanNCut! But you’re confused about where to start. No worries!  I’m here to help. Watch this video on making your first cut — AND — this is the most important part


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Scanning White Items with ScanNCut

Julie Fei-Fan Balzer, crafting expert and educator, is a paid consultant of Brother Crafts USA. Today I’ve got a simple solution that’s going to make your life so much easier: how to scan white items, like this leaf cut out: Watch the video for the how-to. Here are all of the leaves I cut in


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Create A Foil T-Shirt with ScanNCut

Julie Fei-Fan Balzer, crafting expert and educator, is a paid consultant of Brother Crafts USA. Yes, you can easily foil on t-shirt with your Brother ScanNCut!  It’s as easy as (1) choosing a design (2) cutting it from fusible web (3) ironing the fusible onto your t-shirt (4) adding the foil. Watch the video if


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ScanNCut2: Built-in Designs

Julie Fei-Fan Balzer, crafting expert and educator, is a paid consultant of Brother Crafts USA. I’m excited to share this card I made using the built-in designs from the ScanNCut2 CM650WX: It’s very simple, but very effective. I cut cardstock into flowers and leaves and then used foam adhesive to create dimension. The sentiment is


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ScanNCut2: Built-in Lettering and Fonts

Julie Fei-Fan Balzer, crafting expert and educator, is a paid consultant of Brother Crafts USA. There are two kinds of type files built into your ScanNCut: lettering and fonts (specifications vary by model).  What’s the difference? Lettering consists of single cut files for each letter of the alphabet.  You choose each letter separately. Fonts are


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ScanNCut2: Settings Overview

Julie Fei-Fan Balzer, crafting expert and educator, is a paid consultant of Brother Crafts USA. The very first advice I give to all new ScanNCut owners is: Push all the buttons and figure out what they do. However, I realize that that notion is intimidating to some people, so today I’m pushing the buttons for