All-New Kit Offers Makers Everything They Need to Get Started Creating Anywhere
LAKE FOREST, Calif. (July 17, 2017) – Sizzix®, the market leader and pioneer of creative die-cutting products for makers around the globe, is proud to announce the release of the Sidekick® Machine Starter Kit featuring Stephanie Barnard® designs.
Cutting and embossing thinner materials such as paper, cardstock and vellum, the travel-sized papercrafting system works with all Sizzix chemically etched dies and embossing folders up to 2 1/2″ wide. Along with dies featuring exclusive Stephanie Barnard artwork, users will also receive exclusive pink-colored Cutting Pads.
“It’s an exciting time to be a maker,” said Kristin Highberg, Ellison’s Chief Executive Officer. “This exciting kit gives anyone the tools to be creative just about anywhere.”
Barnard, known for her innovative cardmaking, was the perfect partner for this unique offering for cardmakers on the go. The portable, affordable and adorable kit is also ideal for making quick and easy embellishments for scrapbooking, home décor and party, event and wedding planning. A suction cup base attaches the machine to any work surface for added convenience.
The Sidekick Machine measures 7 3/4″ x 4 3/4″ x 3 1/2″. The full contents include: the Sidekick Machine, 1 Pair of Pink Sidekick Cutting Pads, 1 Embossing Pad, 3 Framelits™ Dies, 3 Thinlits™ Dies and 1 Small Textured Impressions™ Embossing Folder.
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 40 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.
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