How do I make a shape on Cricut Cutter? Cricut Tips and Tricks Tweet by Designs by CnC Question by Allison Cramer: How do I make a shape on Cricut Cutter? I just got a Cricut for Christmas and I can’t figure out how to make a shape with it. Best answer: Answer by dripNot sure what you mean. You need a cartridge and then you pick one of the designs rom it. Know better? Leave your own answer in the comments!