DIY Coloring Placemat

By  Jeana Goodwin  for  Silhouette America

Keep little ones entertained at the Thanksgiving table with a coloring placemat made at home in just minutes!

  • DIY Coloring Placemat
  • DIY Coloring Placemat
  • Step 1
  • Step 2
  • Step 3
  • Tip
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  • American Crafts Cardstock: Vanilla, Dark Kraft


  • Silhouette CAMEO Electronic Cutting Machine and Sketch Pens
  • Silhouette Shapes: Pumpkin and Hay Scene (#12988), Grass Border (#39667)
  • Paper adhesive
  • Size
  • 1. Size is 12"x12".
  • DYI Coloring Placemat
  • 1. Using Silhouette Studio software, create placemat design. Place scalloped border around design.

    Step 1
  • 2. Load CAMEO with sketch pen and Vanilla cardstock.

    Step 2
  • 3. In Studio software, select all portions of design except scalloped border. Open the cut settings window, choose Silhouette Sketch Pen and click cut. When complete, replace pen with cutting blade. Do not unload mat.

    Step 3
  • 4. In Studio software, select scalloped border. Click cut. When panel is cut, remove from CAMEO and adhere to Dark Kraft cardstock.
  • Tip
  • 1. For a super cute accessory, instead of just a crayon bundle, visit to create your own crayon box shape (#31609) with a little turkey (#31987) on the front!