Edited: October 30, 2023
Warp allows you to easily reshape the objects on your Canvas – just choose from 30 different styles to preview the effect, use the control slider to dial in your design and watch it transform your images and text instantly. Select a link below for information about using Warp.
Note: Warp is an exclusive feature for Cricut Access subscribers. However, anyone can preview the effect right on the Canvas. The feature is available with Design Space for Desktop v7.31 and later, Design Space for iOS v5.30 and later, and Design Space for Android v5.25 and later.
- Add text and/or images to the Canvas. Choose a font and adjust letter and line spacing as desired.
- Ensure the items you wish to Warp are selected.
- From the toolbar, select Warp (on mobile: Actions > Warp).
- Click on any Warp style to preview the effect on your design.
- Adjust your Warp settings with the manual slider to get it just right.
- Select Undo Warp as needed to remove the effect from your design.
When will Warp be available for Android?
Warp is available now in Design Space for Android v5.25 and later!
Can I use Warp if I’m not subscribed to Cricut Access?
You can experiment with the feature and preview the effect on Canvas, but to make a project using Warp you will need a Cricut Access subscription.
Can I use Warp on multi-layer fonts?
Not yet, but we are working to add this functionality to the Warp tool in Design Space soon.
Can I Warp objects other than text?
Absolutely! Warp can be used on multi-layer fonts as well as images. you can even select multiple objects and warp them simultaneously. The only thing you cannot warp is a printable image for Print Then Cut.
Are there any limitations to how I can edit a warped object?
Yes. Weld, Slice, ungrouping to letters and the ability to drag other layers into warped layer are actions that are disabled for warped objects. Warp is also unavailable on printable images for Print Then Cut.
Can I adjust the shape of a Warp style?
Absolutely. Choose from choose from 30 different styles to get you started and use the control slider to dial in your design!
Can I Weld or Slice my design once I apply a Warp effect?
Welding and Slicing warped objects is not available. To achieve similar cut results use Unite and Subtract from the Combine menu instead.
Can I Flatten my design once I apply a Warp effect?
You can Flatten warped objects to other shapes but the ability to Flatten a warped object alone is not available.