Why do we call our biggest shape-cutting and embossing machine the "Big Shot"? It's simple really: the ever-versatile stylish Big Shot machine works with EVERYTHING, from our smallest dies to our big 6" wide plastic-backed treasures and embossing tools. With a bold new look in powder blue & teal, the award-winning Big Shot now includes the breakthrough Extended Multipurpose Platform that ensures instant compatibility with the entire library of Sizzix embossing tools and chemically-etched dies, including Sizzlits Decorative Strip dies. The Extended Multipurpose Platform offers a larger work surface to create multiple projects at once. And as if that wasn't big enough, this ultimate portable roller machine also cuts and embosses a whole host of different materials, everything from cardstock to fabric and many things in between. With the addition of the Extended Multipurpose Platform, one machine truly does it all! Now that's a big deal, even for a Big Shot. No wonder it's consistently one of the highest-rated and best-selling die-cut machines on Amazon! Just ask the many satisfied customers… For scrapbookers and crafts enthusiasts, the Big Shot offers everything you need to truly unleash your creativity and create your very own masterpieces.
Craft enthusiasts will love this user-friendly shape-cutting and embossing machine. Appropriately named the "Big Shot", this handy tool can be used with a wide range of crafting materials, cutting everything from card stock to fabric -- basically anything that could be cut with a pair of scissors. The roller-style machine works with the entire Sizzix product library, including the biggest and smallest dies, as well as other die-cutting and embossing products on the market. Whether for paper crafting, school projects, or scrapbooking, the Big Shot makes it easy to cut shapes, emboss shapes, or cut then emboss. Other highlights of the Big Shot: stabilizing feet, a simple-to-turn handle, lightweight and portable, with a sleek, attractive design in powder blue & teal.
Included in this package with the super-versatile Big Shot machine are a pair of Standard Cutting Pads and the adjustable Extended Multipurpose Platform, which makes all Sizzix components compatible with the Big Shot machine and even works with other brands' dies and embossing tools! The diagrams on the Extended Multipurpose Platform offer easy guidelines on how to make the perfect Sizzix sandwich.
The Sizzix Big Shot Machine is exactly what crafters have been looking for -- a versatile, easy-to-use and affordable multipurpose creative system. It is designed to cut and emboss for creating unlimited fun projects. Using the Sizzix Originals, Bigz, Sizzlits, Clearlits, and Embossits Dies, as well as Simple Impressions Embossing Folders, Textured Impressions Embossing Folders, and Texturz Texture Plates, crafters can now express their creativity in minutes. Start unleashing the limitless possibilities of your Big Shot to create a combination of dazzling designs.
The Big Shot shape-cutting and embossing machine measures 14 1/4" x 12 3/8" x 6 5/8" and weighs only 7.5 pounds, so it's portable and easy to carry -- great to take along if you're on your way to a crafting event or scrapbooking party with friends. Mind you, lightweight doesn't mean flimsy or fragile -- the Big Shot has a sturdy construction that is built to last, with solid core steel rollers, unibody cast roller housing, solid steel gears, and ABS plastic exterior. The Sizzix Big Shot is backed by a three-year limited warranty.
(Note: To ensure compatibility, always check machine and accessory requirements. Machine accessories may be sold separately. For your convenience, most Sizzix accessories, dies, tools, and other products are available right here on Amazon.com at an everyday low price.)
For over 35 years Sizzix and Ellison have made it their mission to design, engineer, test and manufacture the highest quality die-cutting and embossing products for use with all of your creative endeavors. Every day, Sizzix reaffirms the commitment to help you follow your artistic and inspired passion for generations to come. The Sizzix brand is very well-known among scrapbooking and crafts enthusiasts. Sizzix first began with a personal die-cutting system that was accompanied by a large line of dies. Since then, the Sizzix brand has grown tremendously and now offers numerous other items to help crafters to embellish their scrapbooks. Other products created by Sizzix include a wide variety of patented dies, punches, storage systems, special papers and embossing folders, as well as a number of handy and versatile craft machines including the Big Shot, Big Shot Pro, Vagabond, BIGkick, Sidekick, and eClips e-cutter. Crafters still have access to the original line of Sizzix dies.
There are hundreds of choices for practically any special event, holiday or occasion. Some of the shapes of die cuts available from Sizzix have particular themes that work well together when planning out particular pages in scrapbooks or other craft projects. This is especially true for the holiday die cuts. There are also scrapbook starter kits available with holiday themes. Some popular Sizzix die cut shapes include peace signs, flowers, bugs, leaves, trees and bears. Miniature flip flops, wagons, swimming pools, luggage pieces, baby bottles, water cans, paw prints and bunny rabbits are just a few of the adorable selections by Sizzix. The company features a wide selection of alphabets, numbers and punctuation dies as well. With all of the choices provided by Sizzix, it is almost impossible not to come up with some truly unique scrapbooks. There are no limits to how much you embellish and personalize each and every page -- truly, with the Sizzix Big Shot, the only limit is your own imagination!