Circle Punch Sun

by Jennifer McGuire

In the "Tools & Techniques" column of the May 2009 issue of Creating Keepsakes, I shared the idea of using circle punches to create 3-D sun accents. Here's how you can create them at home:


circle punch sun




Step-by-Step Instructions

step 1 - circle punch sun

1. Punch 9 circles from cardstock using a 1½" or 2" circle punch.


step 2 - circle punch sun

2. Use one of the punched circles to create your base and fold the remaining eight circles in half.


step 3 - circle punch sun

3. Adhere the backs of the folded circles together to create your dimensional circle.


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Great for a Get Well or Thinking of You card
Thanks for sharing this great idea.
Fun at school!
I used this project at school during my study hall.
Alternate use
This could be a pumpkin as well...just a different color!
luv it --
very bright idea
such a sweet sun!
love this 3-sun for cards! and for school bulletin board
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