Design Secrets – RETIRING

$40.00 $24.00

Want a peek into Kerri’s creative process? Learn her secrets to design in this jam-packed class! It uses Silhouette Studio version 2 and will be retiring soon. The majority of the information in the class is still applicable to version 3, it will just look a little different. Get it at a great price before it’s gone!



You do not need the Designer Edition to take this class.

[ This is the fourth class in the Silhouette series. ]



Have you ever wanted to know how to make a great cutting title? Or manipulate shapes so that they will look how you need them to be? What about making your own designer background?

Your mission–should you choose to accept it–will be to join Kerri Bradford as she shares her personal designing secrets so that you can achieve some of those same great looks as she creates in her own art. Not only will Kerri help you finesse your personal scrapbooking style, but she’ll teach you how to create fantastic looking titles and other images using her confidential  tricks.

This is your one and only chance to be privy to her method of madness. New skills will be learned. Pages will be made. Fun will be had. And let us not forget all the fabulous freebies that come with the class. That’s a $10 value!

We hope you accept this mission and we’ll be seeing you in class!


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Class Details                                

  • A self-paced Intermediate Silhouette class using the standard Studio software.
  • Prerequisite: Custom Made (or Places You Will Go) with Just Add Color as a highly recommended class.
  • Designed for Intermediates. If you don’t know some of the more intermediate features covered in The Places You Will Go class or you don’t have a fairly advanced knowledge base of the software, you might not feel quite up to speed.
  • Includes five lessons online with individual videos in each lesson.
  • For any cutting machine that uses the Silhouette Studio software with a Cameo, Portrait (or older models), Wishblade, etc.
  • Works on both Mac and Windows.


What You’ll Learn In Class           

  • Finding Your Style: Designing is much easier when you have a good base to start with.
  • The Write Way: It’s pretty easy to make any ol’ title, but Kerri will share her personal designing secrets for making great working titles.
  • Get In Shape: So many fun things you can do to make a shape answer to your wishes.
  • Special Effects: Make really fun designs with just a little ‘special effect’. They’ll be perking up your print+cuts in no time.
  • In The Background: Using whatcha got to make something new and ever-so fun. Maximize your art in a whole new way!

Class Features                              

  • This class has five sets of video lessons. Each lesson is divided into smaller video tasks that will have you using your Silhouette like a pro in no time!
  • The step-by-step video lessons let you see and hear the techniques at an easy-to-understand pace.
  • Each task includes techniques that build on one another.
  • Start, stop + rewind the videos as needed to make sure you catch every nugget of information.
  • You’ll get all digital content needed–the same ones I use in the videos–to follow along with the techniques. You can then apply these techniques to your own work.
  • You’ll have access to a message board created just for this class so you can talk amongst other Silhouette fans in the class.
  • You’ll have instant access to the course forever and ever here at


To register for this self-paced class, click on the Add To Cart button at the top of this page. Upon check out, you will have instant and forever access to this course. To access the class at any time, use the My Classes link.


About the Instructor                     

Kerri Bradford has been in the ‘shape-making’ business in some fashion since 2006 when she created her first Cricut cartridge. She’s a self-taught graphics designer who not only creates shapes for cutting machines, but has designed crafting kits for Creating Keepsakes Kit of the Month program as well as two Project Life kits for Becky Higgins (Turquoise+Cinnamon Editions). She loves being creative and seeing the art come to life through the people that use it.

In 2010 she started her own business creating shapes for craft cutters and in 2012 she joined the amazing instructors at to teach the ever-popular Silhouette classes. In 2013, she started The History Project, a class designed to help people record their own personal history in their early years in a fun + unique way. Now all of Kerri’s classes can be found on her own website.



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