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Thursday, June 15, 2017

Patriotic thanks for your service WhichWichBag

A sandwich place, Which Wich, that hubby & I like is having a Patriotic decorate bag event in which you decorate a sandwich bag from their store with a Patriotic theme and they display it on their Wall of Honor for 4thofJuly/US troops.

Used Tim Holtz Stars stencil along with spackle paste. My TH Texture Paste had dried up. Used TH Distress Oxide ink pads for the first time. Heat embossed Paper Smooches sentiment with a mix of red/white/blue embossing powder. Added Patriotic: paper & washi tape.

     Supplies List 

embossing: mix of red/white/blue emb powder
ink: VersaMark
paper: cardstock - white   scrapbook - Patriotic   Which Wich bag - Kraft
Paper Smooches: stamp - Circle of Honor - sentiment
Spellbinder: die - Nest Classic Large Labels - sentiment tag
Tim Holtz: Distress Oxide - Broken China, Fired Brick, stencil - Layered Stars
tool:  heat tool, MISTI
washi tape: stars, stripes

Entering this into the following challenge(s):

6/18   Simon Stamp Mon   Touchy Feely   5E(#4)  6/12   
   Touchy Feely -spackle paste, heat embossing, dry embossing on sentiment tag, washi tape

6/20   Simon Says Stamp Wed   Emboss It      5E(#2)  6/14

6/21   DLART THankful Thurs   Ch206 Patriotic   3E(#2)   no stack   6/8

6/21   Paper Smooches Guest Des Search Jul   UE   6/8 

6/22   Victorine Orig   Ch4 4th of July   3E(#2)  6/9

6/27   Dies R Us   Ch75 Celebrations   mustuse1metaldiesoldatstore   3E(#1)   6/15  
   Celebrations - 4th of July - U.S. troops serving   mustuse1metaldiesoldatstore - Spellbinder die

6/28   Paper Smooches    Jun Ch Men   UE   6/1

6/30   Crafty Hazelnuts Ch   Patterned Paper Jun 2017   UE  6/1
6/30   DLART Jun linky Ch   1Eperday   6/1


  1. So unique ... you did an awesome job! Thanks so much for playing in our ‘Celebrations’ challenge at Dies R Us! Please come back again soon!

    Darlene (DRU Blog Leader)
    DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS Please come for a visit.

  2. What a fun idea, Melissa - I love how yours turned out! Thanks for sharing this with us at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday challenge!

  3. Fabulous idea to display the bag Melissa - nice job on this for sure - God Bless our troops and keep them safe! You should get a photo of that wall of honor with the bags and post it on your blog - that would be interesting - wish they had something like that here in Michigan near me of course - have a fab week

  4. What a fabulous idea this sandwich shop had! A fun way to remember our troops and all they have done for all of us. I agree with Gail , please take a picture of the wall with all the bags so we can all see it and post it on your blog! Thank you for joining us at Victorine Originals Designs 4th of July Challenge and I hope to see you again soon! I hope you have a fun and SAFE 4th of July and remember why you have those freedoms! Christi

  5. What a cool idea and I love how you've decorated this bag, it looks fantastic! Once again, thank you so much for sharing and for playing along with us over on the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Blog... x

  6. Fun idea, good luck in the Which Wich contest. The sandwich bag is so much fun and patriotic. Thanks for playing along at Victorine Originals 4th of July Challenge.

  7. How cool for that sandwich shop; what a unique way to honor those who serve our country! Love your bag! Thanks for joining the Victorine Originals challenge; please join us again!

  8. Very cool project! Thanks so much for linking up with us at the Victorine Originals 4th of July challenge!

  9. This sounds like a great idea and I'm sure your bag will be very well received. Thank you for joining us at CHNPPC.