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Mini Canvas Art with Free SVG Sloth File

Jane and Sonja
5 from 2 votes


  • Sloth SVG File
  • Cricut Joy or other cutting machine with Fine Point Blade
  • Standard grip mat
  • Cricut Premium Vinyl Permanent Glossy (in black)
  • Cricut Transfer Tape
  • Small Canvas Artboard 5”x5”
  • Scissors
  • Weeder tool
  • Spatula


  • Open Cricut Design Space.
  • Click on the “Upload” button from the toolbar and browse your downloaded files to insert the SVG file.
  • With the image selected, click on the “Weld” button to secure all parts of the image together for cutting.
  • Maintain the size or adjust to fit your canvas.
  • Select “Make It” in the upper right corner to proceed with cutting.
  • Choose the Premium Vinyl, Permanent from the list of options in the drop down menu.
  • To assemble the canvas, cut around the image with a pair of scissors.
  • Using the weeding tool, peel away the excess vinyl around the cut images and discard.
  • Cut a piece of transfer tape a bit larger than the size of the image.
  • Peel away the transfer tape backing and place the transfer tape overtop of the cut image. Gently rub the vinyl to help it stick to the transfer tape.
  • Peel away the vinyl backing, leaving just the image adhered to the transfer tape.
  • Position the image with the transfer tape on to the canvas and press in place.
  • Using the Cricut scraping tool, scrape the image onto the canvas on both sides to help it to stick to the canvas.
  • Slowly and carefully remove the transfer tape leaving the vinyl image on the canvas.
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