Contact: Dave Stredulinsky
32 John Cross Drive
NOTE: The paper snowflake images and patterns on this site are for personal and educational use only. Commercial use is strictly prohibited without the expressed written permission of David C. Stredulinsky.
Copyright © 1999-
Some time ago I acquired a Bosskut Gazelle die cutting machine which is popular for use in Scrapbooking. I used it to cut copies of a few of my snowflakes out of card stock. The folding of several layers of paper makes a paper snowflake that is not truly symmetric. To create a symmetry version, I started with a 30 degree wedge of the scanned snowflake image, created a vector version (cleaned up and smoothed), and then built up fully symmetric vector files in different formats. Some of the formats can be brought into the Bosskut Funtime software, for example, or into other cutting machine software such a the Silhouette Studio software, used with the popular Silhouette cutting machines. The vector cutting files can easily be scaled to cut various snowflakes sizes. I also provide high-
Express your interest: If you have an interest in more cutting files for any of my snowflake patterns then please let me know by email or visit our Facebook page. NEW Jan 2, 2016: Symmetric cutting files for 71 selected paper snowflakes are now available in the Member’s Area of this site.
Position cursor over image on left to bring up a larger image of the cleaned, symmetric version of Snowflake No. 2012-
Image on right is Snowflake No 2012-
Cutting Files for Snowflake 2012-
PNG Image file: This is suitable to import into most cutter software but then has to be converted to a vector cutting file.
WPC file: Cutting file for Bosskut Funtime
Studio3 file: Cutting file for Silhouette Studio V3
Studio file: Cutting file for earlier versions of Silhouette Studio
Other vector file formats: