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Cricut Meet and Greet London

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I’ve had my Cricut Maker a good few months but still feel like I’m getting to grips with it. When I saw a Cricut Meet and Greet advertised on the Cricut Europe Facebook page I knew I would love to attend. Fortunately one of the sessions was in West London and on a Monday – the one day a week I don’t work! I booked a free ticket and went off to find out more.

Cricut Meet and Greet London

The Meet and Greet took place in a hotel and it was lovely to talk to other Cricut users before it started. Everyone had different machines and used them for different projects, it was a real mix of people.

Some of the Cricut team introduced themselves and talked about the Cricut brand, as well as some of their new products. The first product was Infusible Ink. I was excited to hear more about this as it’s just been launched in the US and I’d seen some fun projects using it.

Cricut Infusible Ink products

We watched a video about the new Cricut EasyPress Mini. It’s so small compared to the EasyPress 2 I have and is perfect for smaller projects.

Cricut Meet and Greet London

The final talk was about how Cricut Design Space can now be used offline.

After all the talks there was time for lunch and a chance to see some demos with the infusible ink.

 

There were 3 projects – two coasters and a tshirt all made with infusible ink. It was fun to watch them as I’m always a little nervous about trying new products.

Cricut infusible ink tutorial

Sadly they didn’t demo the new EasyPress Mini but I picked it up and it’s lovely and light. I think I might be adding it to my Christmas wishlist!

Cricut EasyPress Mini

The Meet and Greet ended with a raffle where you could win some amazing Cricut prize bundles for sharing pictures from the day. Sadly I didn’t win anything but you can purchase infusible ink and the EasyPress 2 from Amazon and Hobbycraft.

Cricut Meet and Greet raffle prizes

Have you been to one of the Cricut Meet and Greet events? I think each event had a slightly different focus so I would love to hear what you saw if you went to one.

You may be interested in some of our other Cricut posts:

Cricut Maker machine review

EasyPress 2 review

35 DIY Cricut Maker crafts

Cricut made rainbow wall art

Father’s Day Lego frame

Cricut Pumpkin Patch sign

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    Monday Happy List {Week 261} - the-gingerbread-house.co.uk
    October 14, 2019 at 9:23 am

    […] packed a lot into last week. I started with a trip into London for the Cricut Meet and Greet. I spent a fun few hours learning more about Infusible Ink, the EasyPress Mini and how you can now […]

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