October 21, 2019 HomeArticlesHow to Engrave Dog Tags & Jewelry on a Cricut How to Engrave Dog Tags & Jewelry on a Cricut By Maxine Hayes Articles, Blog 86 Comments Tags:anodized aluminum, bracelet, brass, centering, charm, copper, cricut, cricut maker, dog tag, earrings, engraver, engraving, engraving blanks, engraving tip, etch, jewelry Related Posts Nonstop Declutter & HOUSE UPDATES Digital Marketing Services for Businesses Maglev Train Assembly Instructions About Author admin 86 Comments Megan Milligan Awesome idea! I was just going to purchase one for my dog since we’re moving to a new neighborhood…. nope. Thanks to you I’ll be making it myself September 4, 2019 Reply Amber Saenz Love it! Can't wait to get my maker 😍 September 4, 2019 Reply Patricia Casillas-McKissic Jennifer your videos are just fabulous! Can't wait to use my new tips! September 4, 2019 Reply Jane Galway TFS have been a little Leary of trying to use the engraving tip, you make it look easy! September 4, 2019 Reply Eleanor Cordova Love this video, but where did you get the earrings. September 4, 2019 Reply Kimberly Neubauer Love it! You were so thorough! It was fun seeing you engrave different items 😊Glad you mentioned the font pricing vs free with access. I see people get confused on that so often!Looking forward to your working with leather or faux leather! September 4, 2019 Reply Pumpkin Girl Super Awesome !! 👍🏼😁 September 4, 2019 Reply Christina Delrio Myself good idea ! 😗😗 September 4, 2019 Reply Keri Hess Can you draw on the metal as well? September 4, 2019 Reply Miss Joyness Amazing! September 4, 2019 Reply Lesly Lopez OMG I was JUST thinking about making a dog tag. so crazy that you uploaded this September 4, 2019 Reply Angel Bourgeois Can it cut very thin aluminum September 4, 2019 Reply Fionna Flower Thank you for everything! Awesome! September 4, 2019 Reply Dazzling Dee Jennifer is the engraving tool able to engrave on glass or mirrors? I'm curious about that in particular. Thank you in advance for any help you can be with this. September 4, 2019 Reply Beth Eubank Where do you purchase the blanks? I’m not a amazon shopper September 4, 2019 Reply Aretha Robinson Great idea…Love it !!! September 4, 2019 Reply lawner26 I would love to know how to do this with the explore air two and the Chomas Creations Etching/Engraving Tool September 4, 2019 Reply Sandy Payne Amazing video. Thank you! September 4, 2019 Reply Gift Diva I was just trying my engraving tool and could not get the thing to line up with my project, this video is literally right one time!! Thank you! September 4, 2019 Reply Abby Stone Thank you Jennifer!! You're always so clear and I appreciate that. September 4, 2019 Reply G Prewett What great timing, I just ordered the engraving tip for my Maker! Hooray, thanks for the great tutorial! September 4, 2019 Reply Weedle and Co SIGH, I’ve yet to purchase the maker — it’s only the EA II that I’ve embraced. It looks like a maker lies in my future. I absolutely love and appreciate your kind soul and your desire to share what you love as well as your knowledge with so many who crave such information placed into step by step tutorials. I have been a silent watcher for so long and I had to mention this. You’re truly my favorite of this on YT. You’re appreciated. Hugs from Kentucky. September 4, 2019 Reply Amanda So you can only do this with the maker and not with the circuit 2 September 4, 2019 Reply Cathy Wegner This was great! Thank You! September 4, 2019 Reply Biker Boy Link does not work :-(( Cricut Engraving Tip – @t And it does not let me paste it. September 4, 2019 Reply Teresa Phillips Can I use my cricut explore air 2 and do this September 4, 2019 Reply Cathy Lasky The is fantastic. I’m really excited to try these out. Thank you for sharing your talents with us. ❤️ September 4, 2019 Reply Vanessa Cabrera is it work only with cricut maker? September 4, 2019 Reply Sandi Woolridge Your videos are so fantastic and you make them really easy to follow! September 4, 2019 Reply Sue White Love this cant wait to start September 4, 2019 Reply Sandy lowry Awesome video. Thanks. Just got some blanks. Now have the courage to try it! Thansk September 4, 2019 Reply Melanie Jane Procter Hi Jennifer I would love to do this can I use my cricut explore air 2 machine? I now where to get the tips.Great vlog thanks for sharing with us.🤗😍💖💖📸👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻 September 4, 2019 Reply Spirit Junkie I’m going to try tag engraving this week!! Thanks for these tips!!! You mentioned that the QuickSwap housing sometimes spins to clear itself, is there any maintenance we should be doing to keep our Makers working optimally? September 4, 2019 Reply P Hamm Could you use “multi” to make engraving deeper/clearer? Can Explore Air 2 do this? September 4, 2019 Reply Heather Sepulveda Where can you get the leather to engrave on? I love the idea of personalied keychains, etc. Thanks for sharing with us! September 4, 2019 Reply Dale Gervais Love this, thank you😘 September 4, 2019 Reply 74sleen You are awesome!! Thank you for teaching us so much!!! September 5, 2019 Reply Jan Edmundson Thanks sooo much for all your instructions. It really helps take the 😳” I’ve got the tool but how do I really use it “fear” away 😊.THANK YOU!!! September 5, 2019 Reply Crucibelle Where can I get the last thing you engraved… the plaque? I don't see a link for that one. September 5, 2019 Reply Rina Smith Thank you for explaining this in a way that makes sense! I can’t wait to try this. September 5, 2019 Reply Debbi DiFonzo McCulloch Yay! Can’t wait to try this! September 5, 2019 Reply Jacob&Khloe&Cherokee’sWorld Brown I know this is off topic but I have all kinds of files to make earring but I can’t get them the right size. I make them way to big or way to small. I have wasted so much leather trying to make them and just give up. I got them off Etsy. So I asked the ppl I got them from and I get back. I don’t cut them. I just sale them. Some help in anyway would be great. Love your video. This is one that scares me also. Of missing the blank. But now think I can do this. September 5, 2019 Reply Sydney Humphrey is there a way to engrave on the cricut explore air 2? September 5, 2019 Reply Josh Dirkson Your videos are so thorough and I really appreciate that. September 5, 2019 Reply Kristal Dandi How to make a video that shows how you or mirrors what you do on your computer? September 6, 2019 Reply Sherry Bora Apologies… way off topic here but where can I download that beautiful desktop wallpaper you have on your Macbook? I'm a wallpaper fanatic and must have it for my Macbook! September 6, 2019 Reply Nate' Denton I am considering the easy press mini….but I'll wait for your review first🤔 September 6, 2019 Reply Maria Nyce I have to watch this after I gathers all the necessary pieces, cannot wait! Thanks so much for sharing your time and this information!!! Hugs!!! September 6, 2019 Reply Elizabeth Roman This is my first time watch one of your videos and I absolutely love your very easy style of teaching – which is why I have chosen to subscribe to your channel and download your videos, as I know nothing about the Cricut and all it does!! I do not currently own a Cricut but am in the plans of hopefully purchasing one very soon, so please keep those videos coming as I will need all the help I can get!!! Thanks!! September 6, 2019 Reply Stella Byrd Thanks for the tutorial I loved it. Where can we purchase the blank metal that works with the cricut September 6, 2019 Reply sewTeri Jennifer, I can’t thank you enough for this video!!!!!. I used your techniques to engrave a acrylic blank for my grandson. It came out beautifully, is there a way that I can show you how beautiful it came out? September 6, 2019 Reply Tiffany Stoppelmoor Do you know if you can do this with a silhouette? September 7, 2019 Reply Brandi Lewis Thank you Jennifer!! You make it look so easy! I have the Engraving tool and supplies on my Christmas wish list. 🎅🏼 September 7, 2019 Reply Jaclyn Stoner Thank you so much for mentioning that you only need to purchase the tip if you already have the scoring tool bc I was about to buy the whole thing.. Haha you probably just saved me 50 dollars! Thank you again! Love your videos.. 😊 September 7, 2019 Reply Cherie Ozga Which one is the deepest cut on the metal list September 8, 2019 Reply SiliconSicilian I need to do a large number of the same item. Is Maker reliable with doing multiple at a time or is one at a time truly the only safe method? September 9, 2019 Reply Tomib Do you buy the blanks already cut out? September 14, 2019 Reply Cher Larrabee Can you make a little dent/hole so you can add a glass rhinestone etc? I absolutely love this idea!We have 2 dogs Thank you 🙂 September 14, 2019 Reply Mallori Kerr It has a stainless steel setting. September 14, 2019 Reply Mallori Kerr This ability is the one have been waiting for since I got my explore air 2. September 14, 2019 Reply Cheryl Riverside I’m so excited! I just engraved my first item and it turned out perfectly. I couldn’t have done it without your video and templates. Thanks to your video, I felt like I had a personal tutor. Thank you SO much! September 14, 2019 Reply Adriana Lindsey How do you engrave so it isn't 2 lines? For example if I have a square I want it to engrave all the fill vs just the lines of the shape. September 16, 2019 Reply Sarah Cox Hi Jennifer. Great video. Are we able to do a double run to give a deeper engraving design so the enamel shows up even more? Thanks, Sarah x September 16, 2019 Reply gertrudecharles Can glass be engraved in the cricut machine? September 18, 2019 Reply Rocky Nichols When I downloaded the template for engraving, it is showing an error as it is for the maker not the explore air 2. How do I size it for the explore air 2? I can't ungroup the templates. September 18, 2019 Reply Melba Lugo thank you so much for sharing this video I just bought the engraving tip and was wondering how to do it you are amazing September 18, 2019 Reply Cheryl Morrison Hi Jennifer! I just watched the engraving video, . and noticed star wheels all over to the left. I didn't hear you mention this. Is this standard practice for using metals? September 19, 2019 Reply shaune River Can u use that on the explorer 2 September 19, 2019 Reply Patti DelMercado This is an awesome tutorial. September 19, 2019 Reply Suzy Andy Please slow down. September 21, 2019 Reply Ashley Gardner Thank you for the video! I want to do the heart you showed us (J + G) but with my daughter's name…I cant find the charm anywhere. I didn't see the link for it above either. PLEASE HELP! thank you. September 21, 2019 Reply Charmaine Galloway Can I engrave with the cricut explore 2 September 22, 2019 Reply Jaclyn Stoner Where did you get the heart shaped blanks? I can’t find them anywhere on amazon. September 22, 2019 Reply Fran Apple Thank you September 26, 2019 Reply Cecilia Martinez Villamil -Southernwind Kennels How can I do color filling the engraved metal? September 27, 2019 Reply Rose Mason Do you have a tutorial for the engraving tool on the air 2. September 29, 2019 Reply Geek E Media If only we can cut out metal pieces too October 1, 2019 Reply Todd Bunn can you have the machine repeat an engraving on the same peice twice withou pulling sheet out of machine–to make a more pronounced engraving October 3, 2019 Reply Leanne Mitchem Great tutorial! Thank you for sharing! October 6, 2019 Reply Leonor Narvaez Can we engrave a pen? October 10, 2019 Reply sewrosew This is so awesome !!!!!! October 11, 2019 Reply Buffy H Your the best!!! So glad to have you on YouTube to help me figure this out!😉😊 October 15, 2019 Reply Reve G V Love it…love your tutorials, you are just so darn cute and very throughout without being annoying or condescending! Thanks for the links too! October 15, 2019 Reply Lisaf Johnson I hope someone can help, I have an acrylic circle , 5" in diameter. Would this tutorial work the same for my blank ? October 15, 2019 Reply Tiwana Holmes Is it possible to make personalized rubber stamps with Cricut Maker? I would like to make as teacher gifts. October 16, 2019 Reply Carla Haight Wow! Really opens up a lot of possibilities. Will be upgrading from Explore Air soon. October 19, 2019 Reply Add a Comment Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment:*Name:* Email Address:* Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.