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  • Posted by Janet Perez on April 7, 2024 at 8:24 am

    Hi!! My name is Janet and I’m new here.. I’ve had my circuit for over a year and have made several attempts to start working on projects but because I have no experience I keep messing up.. I became very discouraged and now my circuit is just sitting gathering dust.. I purchased a whole set up from a friend with enough material to start up a small business but have been so scared that it’s all just in my office in boxes.. I really want to start learning because I love crafts and making homemade gift for friend and family.. I’m a new grandma with a 2yo and another on the way and would love to be able make them all sort of things.. so when I saw this learning guide I said this is my chance to open up those boxes dust of the cob webs and get busy learning and making new things.. LETS GO!!!!!

    Joanne replied 3 months, 2 weeks ago 3 Members · 2 Replies
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  • Louise

    Administrator
    April 7, 2024 at 10:38 pm
    121 Points
    Level: Level 4 - Rising Star

    Hi Janet, and welcome to Crafty Club, and thank you so much for sharing your story with us! We’re absolutely thrilled to have you here. 🌟

    Firstly, let me say, it’s completely normal to feel overwhelmed when you’re starting out, especially with something like Cricut! That’s why we’re here – to help and support each other.

    What model of Cricut do you have, and are you using a Mac or PC?

    The best way to get started (and it’s covered in the guide), is to get Design Space set up correctly. we have a mini-course showing you how to do that here: https://craftyclub.com/projects/how-to-set-up-design-space/

    Let me know if you have any questions! 😀

  • Joanne

    Member
    April 7, 2024 at 10:41 pm
    25 Points
    Level: Level 2 - Go Getter

    Hi Janet, I’m also a new grandma and I’m trying to learn cricut so I can make things for them too! Hopefully we can figure it out!

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