CadWorxLIVE Design Studio makes creating vector graphics simple. Watch the videos below to find out how to make the most of this powerful, free design tool.
Join Jenna with Stahls' TV in this instructional video on how to create a split text design using only Stahls' CadworxLIVE online software. CadworxLive is a free software for Stahls' customers and allows them create vectored artwork for decorating custom apparel.
Artwork creation is the key to creating looks that sell. In this live classroom, Stahls' TV educator Jenna Sackett teaches decorators how to increase profit by offering eye-catching designs to reach different markets. Designing trendy looks in CadworxLIVE® using Great Dane Graphics is just a click away.
If you're looking to start decorating spiritwear, but you're not sure of how to create eye-catching designs for your customers, this is a good place to start! In this video, Stahls' TV educator Josh Ellsworth teaches decorators how to make a variety of spiritwear designs, including multi-color glitter designs, that are sure to WOW your customers.
The ‘knockout’ technique is an eye-catching way to turn a single design into multi-color look. Learn how to easily execute this look with just a few steps in CadworxLIVE in this Live Classroom with Stahls' TV educator Josh Ellsworth, as well as the markets you can reach and the different styles of the knockout designs.
Sports jerseys are a consistent source of business for apparel decorators. In this live classroom, Stahls' TV Educator Bob Robinson shows apparel decorators how to decorate sports jerseys, including tips on how to design, layout and apply names and numbers on various sports jerseys and how to avoid common decorating mistakes.
Cutting and creating team uniforms can be a time-consuming process. In this live classroom, Stahls' TV Educator, Mike Koval, teaches decorators how to quickly and easily create an entire team uniform using Cadworx Live, a vinyl cutter, and a heat press for an easy cutting and production process.
In this live broadcast, STAHLS' TV Presenter Josh Ellsworth introduces you to CadworxLIVE.com design studio for new decorators, along with a full overview of the software and tips for experienced users. Learn more about how using CadworxLIVE.com can help you turn virtually any image into vector art for your vinyl cutter.
Creating a text graphic is important for virtually any job. Stahls' TV Presenter, Josh Ellsworth shows you how to use the text editor within the design studio at CadWorxLive.com to generate basic and advanced text.
When designing graphics for a customer it’s beneficial to have the exact colors you’ll be printing with represented. STAHLS’ TV Presenter, Josh Ellsworth, shows you how to set up custom color palettes in CADWORXLive.com to match the colors you have in stock.
Using different techniques like adding texture to your graphics can help upsell a job when submitting virtual samples to your customers. Stahls' TV Presenter, Josh Ellsworth shows you how to add various fill effects for a more impressive virtual sample for your customer.
After you've created your graphics to send to your customers, you can provide them with a couple different visuals like a general picture of your graphic, or a detailed image of your graphic on apparel. Stahls' TV Presenter, Josh Ellsworth shows you how to take the virtual sample to your customers up a notch by showing them what the finished product looks like on a garment.
Heat transfer materials that do not layer require special consideration in the design phase in order to get a layered look. In this video, you'll learn how to execute the trapping technique within the design studio at CadWorxLive.com in order to create this look.
Applying an envelope effect to a piece of text can give it a unique style apart from your standard designs. Stahls' TV Presenter, Josh Ellsworth shows you the different envelope options you have available in the design studio at CadWorxLive and how to easily apply this effect to any text.
Templates are editable layouts that make design creation faster and easier. In this video STAHLS' TV Presenter, Josh Ellsworth shows you how to select a template in CADWORXLive.com design software. Ultimately producing vector art designs that be fed through a variety of production processes.
Creating vector graphics for the front of a zip-up sweatshirt or button up jersey can be difficult. Stahls' TV Presenter, Josh Ellsworth shows you how to easily create split front graphics for various styles of garments using CadWorxLive.com.
When decorating a garment, the size of your graphic will change depending on your garment size & graphic placement. STAHLS’ TV Presenter, Josh Ellsworth, shows you how to resize your image for a variety of print locations and garment sizes.
If you have a graphic that has multiple parts or characters to it, you can edit or change any of these parts using the design studio at CadWorxLive.com. Stahls' TV Presenter, Josh Ellsworth shows you how to select the parts you want to rotate and pull them out from the graphic to make changes.
If you have a text designed and have it at your desired alignment, you can add in a bold effect to make your text pop out. Stahls' TV Presenter, Josh Ellsworth shows you how to "beef" up your text to give it more impact.
Using the design studio within CadWorxLive.com, you can create your text and alter each character to to include clip art. Stahls' TV Presenter, Josh Ellsworth shows you how to break apart your text and drop ClipArt into your text to give it a unique look.
If you have text or a design you want to alter by adding or replacing certain characters, you can break it apart by curves using the design studio at CadWorxLive.com. Stahls' TV Presenter, Josh Ellsworth shows you how to break apart and replace characters in your design that is ready to cut on your vinyl cutter.
When you've found a piece of raster art online that you'd like to cut with your vinyl cutter, you can turn that art into a vector image so that it is compatible with your cut driver software. STAHLS' TV Presenter, Josh Ellsworth walks you through how to pull up your image, vectorize, and export for cutting.
CADWORXLive.com has the ability to create vector art and then export it. In this video, we'll show you how to export these vector files from CADWORXLive.com in a variety of file formats acceptable by other popular design and cut drivers.
If you're creating a design that you are going to use again and again but may only need to make a few changes to, you can save it as a template to cut down on design time for future jobs. STAHLS' TV Presenter, Josh Ellsworth shows you how to create and edit a template using CADWORXLIVE.com design software.
The combine function within the design studio of CadWorxLive.com is beneficial for many design applications and looks. Stahls' TV Presenter, Josh Ellsworth shows you how and when to use the combine command when setting up vector art for cutting.