Lifestyle brand leads DIY movement with fresh, innovative crafts products
LAKE FOREST, Calif. (July 21, 2015) – Sizzix®, the crafts division of Ellison Educational Equipment, Inc., will be showcasing its latest collections of inspiring die-cutting, embossing and stamping designs at the Craft and Hobby Association (CHA) 2015 Paper Arts+ Show, in booth #216, July 21-23 at the Renaissance Schaumburg Hotel & Convention Center in Schaumburg, Ill.
“Sizzix is proud to present consumers engaging designs that are certain to spark their creativity to make wonderful handmade items,” said Kristin Highberg, Ellison’s Chief Executive Officer.
The exciting list of upcoming product launches include:
Tim Holtz® Alterations™: August & September Releases
Mixed-media artist Tim Holtz expands his Sizzix Alterations line with seasonal die-cutting and embossing products, perfect for Fall, Halloween, Winter and Christmas-themed projects. Headlining the product assortment is the new Village collection that creates a dimensional home that can be personalized to fit any season with bell tower and snowy embellishment add-on dies. Classic monster, vampire and zombie face designs create frightful masks for any Halloween project. Other innovative offerings include iconic texture patterns, vintage shapes, stylish fonts and nature-themed punches for use on altered art, cards, home décor, photographs, tags and more. Get inspired with Tim Holtz and connect to his blog.
Stephanie Barnard®: August & November Releases
Cardmaking possibilities continue to soar with the latest Stephanie Barnard die-cutting collection for Sizzix. Back by popular demand are fresh Triplits™ die sets that cut, deboss or stencil versatile shapes for use in cardmaking, home décor or scrapbooking projects. New Framelits™ Flip-its™, Stand-Ups and Step Ups™ die sets easily create unique dimensional cards, while an additional Framelits die set gives added charm to any papercrafting project. Completing the collection are embellishing Thinlits™ Drop-ins™ Sentiments dies that can be placed anywhere on a card for a special touch. Experience Stephanie Barnard.
A Bright Harvest by Rachael Bright for Sizzix – August Release
Get inspired this Fall with the newest designs from Sizzix artist Rachael Bright. A Bright Harvest brings versatile die-cutting, embossing and stamping products that coordinate with one another to deliver sweet notes, celebratory sentiments and other charming designs for a truly whimsical experience. Learn more about Rachael Bright.
Winter Wishes by Jen Long for Sizzix – September Release
‘Tis the season for a flurry of iconic designs from Sizzix artist Jen Long. Enjoy this joyful time of year with a creative assortment of Bigz™, Originals™ and Thinlits dies, Textured Impressions™ Embossing Folders and Interchangeable Clear Stamps, highlighted by gatefold cards with merry greetings and layering stamps with varying sentiments to send well wishes this holiday season and all-year-long. Meet Jen Long.
Let it Snow by Debi Potter for Sizzix – September Release
Capture the perfect Christmas scene with Sizzix artist Debi Potter. Eleven wafer-thin, chemically-etched Thinlits die sets enable crafters to celebrate the most wonderful time of the year in grand style with all the trimmings! Easily die-cut festive cards, gift tags, scrapbook embellishments and more from cardstock, metallic foil, paper or vellum. Discover Debi Potter.
Favorite Things by Brenda Walton™ – October Release
Wishing for more Favorite Things? Brenda Walton’s newest die-cutting, embossing and stamping products arrive just in time to fulfill your holiday wish list! Enjoy celebratory designs that create elegant handmade cards, gifts, party décor and other delightful creations fitting for any special occasion. Explore the world of Brenda Walton.
Homegrown & Handmade – Christmas by Stephanie Ackerman – October Release
Mixed-media creativity grows with this festive installment to the Homegrown & Handmade collection by Stephanie Ackerman. Crafters can spread joyful cheer with merry gift wrapping, home and party décor, personalized cards, stamped tags and more this holiday season. Experience Stephanie Ackerman.
Stitchlits™ by Eileen Hull® – November Release
Intertwining her love of die-cutting and stitching, veteran three-dimensional artist Eileen Hull’s newest collection, “Stitchlits,” brings simplicity to this charming artistic combination. Crafters can easily position the newest Thinlits innovation, Stitchlits, anywhere on projects to cut perfect holes to stitch different shapes and patterns on paper. Additional notions-themed Bigz, ScoreBoards™ and Textured Impressions Embossing Folders provide further creativity. Learn more about Eileen Hull.
Lori Whitlock – November Release
Licensed designer Lori Whitlock greets Fall with another versatile collection certain to inspire DIYers of all skill levels. Party planning and gift-giving is made easy with her newest assortment of Bigz, Framelits with Stamps and Thinlits to celebrate many different occasions with dimensional bags, boxes and coordinating embellishments. Meet Lori Whitlock.
Echo Park Paper Co. – December Release
Celebrated for their classic aesthetic, Echo Park Paper Company returns with a fresh die-cutting assortment ready to capture any crafter’s heart. Using steel-rule technology, their latest Bigz dies cut varying timeless heart-themed shapes from any material that scissors can cut for use in an array of handmade projects. Discover Echo Park.
My Kind of Happy by Debi Potter for Sizzix – December Release
Finding happiness in everyday creations, Sizzix designer Debi Potter brings a cheerful assortment of Bigz and Thinlits dies with her latest collection. An avid papercrafter for the past decade, Debi infuses her designs with a stylish inspiration that lends itself to many creative projects. She is well-known for her project contributions to UK magazines, as well as running workshops at craft shops and consumer crafts fairs. Explore the world of Debi Potter.
Launched in 2001, Sizzix is a division of Ellison® Educational Equipment Inc., the market pioneer and leader of die-cutting machines and accessories. Through its portfolio of die-cutting machines and die-cutting products, Sizzix leverages Ellison’s 38 years of proven manufacturing and technology heritage to empower creativity among its customer base with new and innovative products. Sizzix is a recognized global brand that can be found in over 100 countries and in major and specialty retailers. For more information on Sizzix and its line of craft-inspiring products, please visit www.Sizzix.com/home.
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