be sure to use waxed paper between your card stock and the die. With the waxed paper in there, the card stock popped out very easy Stampin' Up! Demonstrator – Meg Loven – Video Tutorial using the thinlits
Unsticking a punch: I implemented the easiest by putting it in the freezer. After about an hour, put it aside then daub on cooking oil to lubricate the contact areas. Right away the awkward position was put to ease.