What is Stampin up replacing the Big Shot with?
Stampin’ Up! will be replacing the Big Shot with a new Die Cutting system. This is exciting news, as it means that Stampin’ Up! will be working directly with the manufacturer to bring all of us a new die cutting / embossing machine and that we will have more direct control over the design AND availability of products!
Can you use Anna Griffin dies with the sizzix big shot?
Answer: Yes. You can use the Anna Griffin dies on the Sizzix. Use it exactly in the sandwich that Anna describes in her instructions but use it with ‘no tabs’.
Can Gemini dies be used in sizzix big shot?
Yes you can . The big shot comes with different cutting platforms so it will cut thin metal dies right up to big steel dies. Whereas The Gemini machine will only cut thin dies.
What can you cut with a sizzix big shot?
Here is the list of the materials we cut with the Sizzix Big Shot Machine:
- Template plastic.
- Embossed felt.
- Sticky backed felt.
- Plain felt.
- Glitter card.
- Flock paper.
- Craft foam.
Is the Sizzix Big Shot discontinued?
In a move likely in the works for months, Stampin’ Up has announced that they are discontinuing the Sizzix Big Shot and also are replacing Sizzix as the manufacturer for their dies. Stampin’ Up’s new dies will be a slightly different die style than the previous ones.
Where are Stampin Up dies made?
STAMPIN’ UP’S MFG FACILITY It’s true, our stamps, ink and paper are manufactured in our facility in Kanab, Utah. This facility is a very special place, the employees are passionate about their jobs, and the company.
What can a sizzix big kick do?
A Sizzix Big Shot is a manual Die Cutting and Embossing Machine that is used to cut perfect shapes or emboss textured designs on papers, cardstock, foam, fabric, etc. It has a hand crank to roll the dies and embossing tools through.
What is the difference between a big shot and a big kick?
They are the same product, right down to the sizes of dies it takes. The main difference between a Big Shot and a Big Kick is the colors and the handle. Look at the black/pink Big Shot and the new turquoise Big Shot. See how the handle is attached?
Can Spellbinder dies be used with sizzix?
The Sizzix® Adapter does allow the cutting of Spellbinders™ dies with the Sidekick™ & Tag-a-Long™, but this is limited to most Spellbinders™ Fonts or Mystery Dies, due to the limiting size of the Sizzix® Adapter. The Sidekick™ & Tag-a-Long™ do not allow for the embossing of Spellbinders™ dies.
What dies are compatible with sizzix?
|Sizzix Big Shot||Boss Kut|
|Provo Craft Cuttlebug||Y||Y|
Is sizzix going out of business?
What is the difference between a sizzix and a Cricut?
The Cuttlebug is a lot smaller and handier. Sizzix alphabet sets (that also work with the Cuttlebug) are more expensive than the cricut font cartidges, take up a lot more space, and are not resizeable. However, they are very handy to use with a small manual machine. Each type of machine has its pluses and minuses.