Available Now at Local Craft Stores: Tim Holtz's Latest Collection!

This April, great ideas are springing up all over the place! It's not hard to get excited when a new release from the Tim Holtz Alterations collection is on the way. You're going to want to covet this collection full of new Thinlits, Framelits and Bigz Dies - all perfected for creating! From Mixed-media to paper crafting, you don't want to miss these new goodies, so let's get right to it and discover what's coming in April!

Available Now at Local Craft Stores: Tim Holtz's Latest Collection!

First up is the Cutout Lower Sizzix Bigz XL Alphabet Die. This lowercase alphabet pairs with last month's Cutout Upper Bigz XL Alphabet Die, providing you with all the letters, numbers and punctuation you need to add custom words and phrases to your projects in this unique, playful font.

Available Now at Local Craft Stores: Tim Holtz's Latest Collection!

Also fresh on the sentiments scene is Tim's Shadow Script #3 Thinlits Die Set. This set of five travel-related sentiments comes with two dies for each word—one die for the word itself, and one die to create a perfectly shaped background for layering. You'll love how this feature makes your words stand out for whatever you're making.

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The Stacked Label Thinlits Die Set and the Stacked Postage Thinlits Die Set both have unlimited applications for you - especially if you like to make cards, scrapbook pages or mixed-media projects. Each set includes five nested shapes that can be layered horizontally or vertically, used as frames or photo mats or embossed with Texture Fades Embossing Folders to create beautifully textured backgrounds. These are going to be favorite foundation pieces for just about everyone!

Available Now at Local Craft Stores: Tim Holtz's Latest Collection!

Tim's Mixed Media #6 Thinlits Die Set offers new, exciting choices for making eye-catching textures with shape-cutting, embossing and stenciling techniques. With so many uses, it's no wonder this series of dies is trending! The new set offers six designs, including letters, numbers and an iconic pointing hand shape that is the perfect accent for vintage-inspired papercraft projects.

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With the Ticket Booth Framelits Die Set you can embellish your projects with ticket shapes in six different sizes. They're designed to be used with the Stampers Anonymous Ticket Booth Cling Mount Stamps but can be used independently as well to create customized ephemera and embellishments.

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Two more soon-to-be classics are making their way to shelves in April.  The large-sized Seashells Bigz Die w/Texture Fades is going to be a must-have for you if you love the ocean and creating beach-themed projects. And here's a secret about the Funky Florals #3 Thinlits Die Set—all the leaves and flowers come with layering components, so making unique botanical artwork for cards, journals and even home décor is easier than ever.

Are you ready to get making? You can grab Tim Holtz Newest Alterations Collection NOW at your local craft store. Be sure to check out Tim's blog on this latest release too! Let us know what you're most excited about using in the comments below and if you aren't already, make sure you're following us on InstagramTwitter and Facebook for sneak peeks, tutorials, pictures and more of these awesome new dies! Don't forget to hashtag #timholtz and #sizzix if you share your makes and projects on social media so we can see and reshare!