Die Cutting Machine

A hand-operated die cut machine is available for use at the Library. It can cut paper and other lightweight materials to make cutouts for bulletin boards and displays, crafts, scrapbooking projects, and much more. Please provide your own paper or fabrics.

Dies always available at the Library include 4″ and 2″ letters, as well as a variety of seasonal shapes, themed sets, and party favor containers. View below, or click here for a printable list.

Categories: Geometric Shapes, Seasonal and Themed Shapes, Alphabet and Number Sets, Community Friends, Party Favor Containers and Boxes, 3-D Shapes, and President Shape Books.

Geometric Shapes

Rectangle
Rectangle
Paralellogram
Parallelogram
Trapezoid
Trapezoid
Square
Square
Triangle
Triangle
Oval
Oval
Heart #6
Heart
Circle
Circle

Circles - Penny Rug
Circles - Penny Rug

Circles - Layering Die
Circles Layering - Jumbo

Planets (1 of 2)
Planets - Jumbo
Star #1
Star

Seasonal and Themed Shapes

Dinosaur #5 Triceratop
Dinosaur-Triceratop-Jumbo
Frog #4
Frog #4 - Jumbo
Frog #1
Frog #1
Turtle #2
Turtle - Jumbo
Butterfly #3
Butterfly #3 - Jumbo
Butterfly #1
Butterfly #1
Turkey #1
Turkey #1
Turkey #3
Turkey #3
Owls
Owls - Jumbo
Chick #1
Chick
Pig
Pig
Cow
Cow
Barn #1
Barn
Tractor #1
Tractor
Locomotive #1
Locomotive
Tank Car
Tank Car
Box Car w door
Box Car
Coal Car
Coal Car
Caboose
Caboose
Sailboat #1
Sailboat #1
Sailboat #2
Sailboat #2
Tree #1
Tree - Jumbo
Tree #3
Tree #3
Tree #5
Tree #5
Leaf #1
Leaf #1
Leaf - Maple #1
Maple Leaf
Four Leaf Clover #1
Four Leaf Clover
Pumpkin #1
Pumpkin #1
Pumpkin #4
Pumpkin #4
Apple #1
Apple
Funky Flower #3
Flower - Jumbo
Flower #12
Flower
Snowflake #4
Snowflake - Jumbo
Snowflake #5
Snowflake #5
Mitten #1
Mitten
Mitten Album Part 1
Mitten Album 1 - Jumbo
Mitten Album Part 2
Mitten Album 2 - Jumbo
Gingerbread Man #1
Gingerbread Man
TeddyBear #11
Teddy Bear
Teapot
Teapot - Jumbo
Teacup Card Jumbo
Teacup Card - Jumbo
Cupcake #1
Cupcake
Schoolhouse #1
Schoolhouse #1
Schoolhouse #3
Schoolhouse #3
Flag #1
Flag 1
Flag #3
Flag 3
Crayon #1
Crayon
Lincoln #1
Lincoln
T-Shirt #1
T-Shirt
Sun #8
Sun
Kite #1
Kite
Ice Pop #1
Ice Pop
Umbrella #2
Umbrella
Camera - Photo
Camera
Music Note #2
Music Note
Artist Palette
Artist Palette - Jumbo
Paintbrush #2
Paintbrush - Jumbo
Rocket and Robot
Rocket and Robot - Long
Planets (1 of 2)
Planets - 1 - Jumbo
Planets (2 of 2)
Planets - 2 - Jumbo
Space Shuttle #1
Space Shuttle - Jumbo
Astronaut #1
Astronaut - Jumbo
Flask
Flask - Jumbo
Microscope #2
Microscope - Jumbo
Gift Tag #4
Gift Tag
Award #1
Award

Alphabet and Number Sets – Including Punctuation

4 Inch Block Alphabet - Upper Case
4" Alphabet - Upper Case
4 Inch Block Alphabet - Lower Case
4" Alphabet - Lower Case
2 Inch Block Aphabet - Upper Case
2" Alphabet - Upper Case
3 Inch Inkers Dot Alphabet - Upper Case
3" Inkers Dot Alphabet - Upper Case
4 Inch Block Numbers
4" Numbers

Community Friends

Community Friends Figure - Female
Female Figure
Community Friends Figure - Male
Male Figure
CF Clothes - Teacher
Clothing - Teacher
CF Clothes - Super Heroes
Clothing - Super Hero
CF Clothes - Police Officer
Clothing - Police Officer
CF Clothes - Medical Worker
Clothing - Medical Worker
CF Clothes - Football
Clothing - Football
CF Clothes - Firefighter
Clothing - Firefighter
CF Clothes - Farmer
Clothing - Farmer
CF Clothes - Construction Worker
Clothing - Construction
CF Clothes - Cheerleader
Clothing - Cheerleader
CF Clothes - Baseball
Clothing - Baseball
CF Clothes - Athlete
Clothing - Athlete

Party Favor Containers and Boxes

Bag #1
Bag #1
Box #1
Box #1
Box #3
Box #3
Bag - Scalloped
Scalloped Bag

3-D Shapes (2-part Jumbo Dies)

Shamrock 3-D
Shamrock
Snowflake 3-D
Snowflake
Star 3-D
Star
Heart 3-D
Heart

President Shape Books (2-part Jumbo Dies)

Lincoln Book (2 of 2)
Lincoln - front
Lincoln Book (1 of 2)
Lincoln - back
Washington Book (1 of 2)
Washington - front
Washington Book (2 of 2)
Washington - back
Jefferson Book (2 of 2)
Jefferson - front
Jefferson Book (1 of 2)
Jefferson - back

In addition, our Regional Library (NEKLS) owns over 200 dies that can be borrowed for use on our premises. To reserve dies using your library card, go to the Library’s NExpress catalog. ┬áSearch by die name + ellison and place the item on hold. ┬áCall 742-3831 for help.

Want to see the machine in action? Watch this how-to video below!