Colors & Patterns (Cricut Imagine® Machine)
The Colors & Patterns tools allow you to design with and customize Cricut Imagine® patterns in your Cricut Craft Room® project. This feature can only be used for Cricut Imagine® machines, and the default machine in the Machine & Mat tools must be set to the Cricut Imagine® machine for this feature to be enabled. If you would like to enable this feature, click Change to Imagine in the Colors & Patterns tools or open the Machine & Mat tools and set the Cricut Imagine® machine as your default machine.
- Filling and image with a color or pattern
The Patterns or Colors selector is located at the top in the Colors & Patterns tools. You may use this selector any time to switch between the Patterns view and the Colors view.
Click on the Patterns or Colors selector and select Colors. Use the Color Palette menu to view available color palette options. Click a color to fill a selected image with that solid color.
You can also click the color selector iconto select your own color! The Choose Color window will pop up. Select one of the basic colors on the left or customize your color using the color wheel or RGB values. Click Apply to save your changes.
Select the white box with the red slashto remove the color completely and only display the image outline.
Click on the Patterns or Colors selector and select Patterns. Use the Pattern Gallery menu to view available pattern options. Click a pattern to fill a selected image with that design.
- Editing a pattern in an image
The Scale Pattern feature is located above the Flip options in the Colors & Patterns tools tab. Use the Scale Pattern feature any time you wish to increase or decrease the size of your pattern within your selected image.
The Position feature is located above the Flip options in the Colors & Patterns tools. Use the Position feature any time you wish to change the position of the pattern within your selected image.
The Flip feature is located below the Scale Pattern feature in the Colors & Patterns tools. You may use the Flip feature any time you wish to flip the pattern within a selected image either horizontally or vertically.