For the sun I used the Hide Contour feature in Cricut DesignStudio. I love this feature! The sun originally had a smiling face in the middle but I didn't want that. So I selected all of the parts of the face that I didn't want to cut and hid them. Now I just have the outline of the sun!
I went from this:
I can almost hear the waves crashing onto the shore! Enjoy and Happy Crafting!