Cricut Crafts: Layering Iron-On Vinyl
Intermediate | 16 min 26 sec
Layering vinyl is an essential technique for creating dynamic projects with your Cricut. Professional Cricut crafter, Amber of Damask Love, explains how to plan your iron-on motif in Cricut’s Design Space, using the slicing and contouring features that make this layering technique possible. Once the vinyl has been cut, Amber shows you how to assemble your layers using the Cricut Easy Press tool. These layered vinyl pieces are perfect for tote and t-shirt designs, and best of all, won’t have any excess bulk!
Here’s what you’ll need:
Get the project design file on
  • Cricut Maker loaded with a fine-point blade
  • Cricut Easy Press tool
  • Cricut Easy Press Pad
  • Cricut weeding tool
  • Standard grip cutting mat
  • Canvas tote bag
  • Iron-on vinyl in six colors
  • Piece of scrap fabric the size of image
Learn how to:
  • Use the “Slice” and “Contour” features in Design Space
  • Layer iron-on vinyl without adding bulk
  • Use the Cricut Easy Press tool for iron-on vinyl
What You’ll Get:
  • Detailed instruction on how to make projects with layered iron-on vinyl on a Cricut Maker.
  • 4 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Detailed supply list
  • Step-by-step instruction by expert instructor Amber of Damask Love
  • The ability to leave comments, ask question and interact with other students
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Class Reviews
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Charlie Surles
Great class! Simple and easy to follow. I appreciate the teachers personality and teaching style.
January 10, 2023
Deborah Edmonds
Instructions were clear and precise. I really liked that she explained WHY she did each step as she did. I think I can have success with this project. Thanks!
December 15, 2022
Wenda Ans
Good Easy Instruction.
More than 3 months ago