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Cricut Explore

In this guide you will find basic information on using the Cricut Explore electronic cutting machine, as well as instructions for some projects to try!

Make An Appointment

Use the scheduling tool to set up a time to meet for further Cricut instruction.

Cricut Help

A staff member will normally be available Monday-Friday from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm, excluding University holidays and breaks, to assist with using the Cricut. There may be times when, due to scheduling conflicts, no one is available for immediate instruction, and while you may come and use the Cricut so long as the LRC is staffed, it is not guaranteed a trained staff member will be there to assist you in using the Cricut. If you are a first-time Cricut user or anticipate needing help, it is highly encouraged that you make an appointment. 


Cricut Design Space has been updated to a new version, and as such, many of the tutorials and links on this guide do not reflect the current version.  We are currently working to update the LibGuide.  We appreciate your patience, and apologize for any inconvenience.  The basic concepts of the tutorials are very similar to the new version, and the links to the Cricut YouTube channel and social media pages are still good sources of information. 

Lion Finger Puppet

Lion Finger Puppet

Treat bag topper  with frog captioned -

Treat Bag Topper

Clock for students to practice telling time

Practice Clock

Decorative Class Activity Signs

Activity Signs

Behavior Chart

Behavior Chart

Snake and shark corner bookmarks


Read Me Maybe Bulletin Board

Read Me Maybe Bulletin Board

Decorative Pockets for a Classroom Job Chart

Job Chart Pockets

Number Tracing Practice Page with Chalkboard Vinyl

Number Tracing Practice

3D poster-board bowl

3D Bowl

Thank You Card

Thank You Card

Name sign for student's desks using dry erase vinyl

Dry Erase Name Sign

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