The Sizzix® Big Shot™ machine

Discover more die-cutting possibilities!

The Sizzix® Big Shot™ Machine works in exactly the same way as the Ellison SuperStar Machine… but opens up a whole new world of opportunities!

Since 2005, the Big Shot™ has become a staple of the creative consumer market, being used everyday by home crafters and teachers alike. Now is the time reap the benefits for yourself! Many of your parent volunteers may already be using this fantastic machine for their own creations at home. This portable machine is compatible with the entire Sizzix® product library (excluding Plus and Pro dies), and can be used for a whole host of creations for your learning environment, from uplifting décor to engaging lesson plans.

The Big Shot™ in a sleek white and gray color scheme comes with a pair of cutting pads, PLUS an additional platform! This platform allows you to use Sizzix® wafer-thin Framelits® dies in addition to steel-rule Bigz™ and AllStar dies.

Simple and Portable

  • Light and portable.
  • Easy to carry from classroom to classroom or even to take home.
  • Make your lesson and decor preparation quick and simple.
  • Easy to operate with its simple and intuitive design.
  • Get your students involved* in creating their own die-cut masterpieces in class.
  • Includes a platform that allows for cutting thinner dies such as Sizzix® Framelits® Dies.
  • (*Children under the age of 13 must be supervised)

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More variety with Framelits® dies

  • Framelits® are nesting dies of the same shape in various sizes.
  • See where you cut: perfect for framing and cropping photos and text such as children's names.
  • Perfect for layering and adding interesting dimension to classroom displays and teaching basic shapes.
  • Small, lightweight, and easy to store.
  • Can cut one sheet of paper, lightweight cardstock, adhesive sheets and vellum.
  • Great Value: get up to 8 dies in one pack.


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Don't forget about Bigz™ dies

  • Work perfectly on the Big Shot™.
  • Cut almost anything including cardstock, felt, fabric, foam, magnet, leather, craft aluminium and many other materials.
  • Cut multiple layers with these dies through one pass through the Big Shot™.
  • The perfect quick and easy solution to lesson planning and classroom décor.
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Stuck for ideas?

All of our Sizzix® and Ellison® dies are designed with you in mind to suit a wide range of curriculum and ages and we have created a whole host of ideas for lessons, room décor and much more.

Get inspired!
Already have a SuperStar Machine?

If you already have the SuperStar Machine, you’ll be used to using Bigz™ dies. But with the addition of the Multi-Purpose Platform, you too can use Framelits® dies! Simply follow the instructions printed on the platform and start creating!

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