In NWSC’s ScanNCut Academy, develop and practice the skills you need to make the most of your ScanNCut machine. Sharpen your skills in working with fabric, appliqué, heat transfer vinyl, adhesive permanent vinyl, embossing, stenciling, and much more! All models of ScanNCut are welcome!

Get to know basic features and maintenance of your machine, mats and blades. Learn basic tips for cutting paper, cardstock, and vinyl using designs found right on your machine. Learn about the CanvasWorkspace computer/online design software used to create and transfer a cut design.

Learn the software for your ScanNCut. Get started using Brother’s CanvasWorkspace software. This program is perfect to enhance or create your own original cutting and drawing designs. Learn how to create/edit basic designs; import into or wirelessly transfer designs to ScanNCut; access FREE templates for projects; and much more!

Learn how to secure fabric to your mat, draw 1/4 inch seam lines and cut a quilt design found on your ScanNCut machine. Learn how you can transfer/convert SVG files provided by embroidery design CDs to create appliqué pieces for your embroidery projects.

Learn how to use Heat Transfer Vinyl (HTV) on fabric projects, such as tote bags, t-shirts & wood! Learn iron-on, glitter & stretch metallic/foil HTV. Cut & transfer an HTV vinyl sample onto a small drawstring bag and learn how you can use the Canvasworkspace or the CraftNCut software for creating knockout designs. The instructor will provide a sampler of heat transfer vinyl and a drawstring bag for each member of class.

Learn how to select & cut an etching design, cut out the etching stencil and use the stencil to etch your design on a glass votive. Learn how you can use the CanvasWorkspace or CutNCraft software to create stencil designs. Gift your project or save it as a sample to make more on your own at home!

Learn how to emboss on metal with your ScanNCut! The ScanNCut Embossing Starter Kit provides all of the tools and materials you need to create an embossing effect using your cutting machine! In this class, you’ll learn how you can activate the embossing functionality and designs on your embossing compatible machine* and use the tools and materials in the kit to create a metal-embossed holiday ornament.

Use your ScanNCut machine to customize travel cups! In this class, you will learn how to cut adhesive permanent vinyl to create a personalized design on a travel cup/tumbler. You will learn how you can use the CanvasWorkspace or the CraftNCut software for creating layered vinyl designs.

Please note that Brother has discontinued several prior models of DesignNCut/ScanNCut machines. Get the latest ScanNCut machine! Financing is available! Call us at the shop (512) 459-3961 for details.