Add Text

The Text feature allows you to use your computer keyboard to quickly type text directly onto you mat.  There are three different ways to add a text box to your mat.

 (1) Select the Add Text button from the Image Drawer.

Add New Text Box

(2) Click Text from the Top Tool bar.


(3) Click Add Text Box within the Text tools.

Add Text

When you are satisfied with your text, click Done in the Quick Type Tool. You can now move the text anywhere on the mat. If you need to edit the text, select your text on the mat and click the green Edit Text button that appears in order to make your changes.

Text Box - Cricut

If you ungroup the text to edit individual letters within your text, you will no longer be able to edit the text using the features in the Text Tools.

Add Text

  • Selecting a Font

  • Editing Text Properties