At Convention 2008 today, Shelli announced the launch of the Sizzix Big Shot for Stampin' Up! (die cutting machine). This exciting new product cuts through multiple layers and materials to create beautiful die cuts for all kinds of projects. SU also introduced a line of Stampin' Up! exclusive dies. The Big Shot machine and dies will enhance the current Stampin' Up! offering by giving you more choices for your art work.
Design your own custom pillow appliqués using the Tulipe Bigz die or make custom fabric flowers to embellish a quilt. From sewing to quilting to home décor, the Big Shot is the perfect tool for many types of crafting. Use Stampin' Up! exclusive dies to create die cuts and stencils with SU's artwork and designs for all your craft needs.
The Big Shot works with ALL competitive dies, and the steel rule dies can cut through an impressive list of over 50 materials, including fabric, foil, and chipboard.
It's important to note that there are different types of dies.
Originals, Bigz, and Bigz XL dies. These steel ruled dies cut through virtually any material and multiple sheets of card stock and Designer Series paper.
Sizzlets dies. These dies are small and detailed, often creating scored or perforated details. These dies cut through thin materials, and multiple sheets are not recommended.