Learn how to clean up images in Cricut Design Space so they’ll cut with crisp, clean lines every single time.
If you have tried to upload an image to Cricut Design Space, you may have noticed that sometimes the images are not clean. The lines are jagged and splotchy. Or sometimes there is something on the image that you don’t want.
There have been many times when I uploaded the picture it turned out messy. The lines were not crisp and clean so I knew the project would not cut right. So I would just scratch the project and find another image.
I know I am not alone as I see many people online asking for help with cleaning up images to be used with their Cricut.
Now I have found an EASY WAY to clean those MESSY images uploaded to Cricut Design Space.
SPLOTCHY IMAGES UPLOADED TO CRICUT DESIGN SPACE
Sometimes when I upload an image to design space, all I have to do is select the image type, erase the background, and the image looks nice and crisp.
Other times, I get splotchy images uploaded to Cricut Design Space like the image below. The cut image is on the right and the lines are all jagged. This would never cut right,
It can be very frustrating to upload pictures and have them turn out blurry and not clean images. Especially when you spend your hard earned money on SVG’s because you don’t want to spend time creating your own files.
So I found a quick and easy way to clean up images uploaded to Cricut Design Space so your designs can cut with crisp, clean lines every single time.
CLEAN UP IMAGES IN CRICUT DESIGN SPACE
Here is a quick and easy way to clean up images that are splotchy when uploading to Cricut Design Space.
- Upload your Image to Cricut Design Space and Select the image type as Complex. Then click Continue.
2. Before you start cleaning the image, click on “Advanced Options“. Change the Reduce Colors to 2 and Color Tolerance to 150.
3. Now you will want to clean up the background. Select the wand to erase the background. You can use the eraser to remove anything else that you don’t want in the cut. Then click Continue
4. You will see the image on the right is now clean without any jagged edges. Select “Save As Cut Image” and click save so the image will be uploaded to Cricut Design Space.
UPLOAD IMAGES TO CRICUT DESIGN SPACE
If you follow this quick and easy guide on how to easily clean your uploaded images in Cricut Design space, you’ll no longer have to worry about cutting designs with jagged edges.
Now every image you upload to Cricut, you can have crisp, clean lines and perfect cuts.