Catherine Pooler - Cover Plate Die - Sunburst Strips. Create your own burst of sunlight on your next card with the Sunburst Strips Cover Plate. This cover plate will cut your patterned or solid paper into shaped strips to create a fun ray effect that you can piece back together on your card base. Try direct to paper in bright yellows and orange for a traditional feel or go patchwork and mix your favorite patterned papers. Pairs well with our Great Start Patterned Paper!