Sparkly Mixed Media Canvas with Glitter Fabric Paints

Hi All, Sumedha here. Today I am on the blog with a fun mixed media project where I have used fabric glitter paints in a unique way. I started with a burlap canvas I had in my stash. First, I added clear gesso on it to prep the canvas for the colors which I am going to apply on it.Next, I added some background with the help of modelling paste and a stencil.   Next I  added some background with the help of modelling paste and stencil. I added a lace from my stash Read more...

Colourful Floral Tray

Hi friends Nithiya here from the Design Team. Today I will show you how I made a colourful floral themed tray with products from Itsy Bitsy. #1 -  I took a rectangular tray and painted its inner base and outer wall with Pineapple Lolly chalk paint. I painted the inner wall of the tray with white gesso. #2 - I let them dry and applied one coat gesso onthe whole tray. I used chalk paints Pineapple Lolly, Indigo Rush and Butternut Squash and painted as shown. #3 - I mixed the chalk paints Read more...

5 Quick and Easy Stencilled Cards

Hello crafty Friends, Sabiha Khan here  today! I am super  exited to share my first DT post the for Itsy Bitsy Blog. Hope to inspire you all with my creations. As we all are confined to our homes due to the Corona Virus outbreak, this could be the best time to be creative, and I feel it would be great to make cards for sending it to your loved ones in this difficult hour. So, today I have come up with some simple ideas to create cards using the newly released 4" by 4" stencils from ITSY BITSY. Read more...

Welcome – Medley with Mandala and Watercolour Embellishments

Hello friends, Warm welcome to all the readers from  DT member Vaishali. Today I am sharing an interesting medley of some wonderful new products, that are a part of my DT kit for this month. In the picture above are some of the products from my kit, that I have crafted with to make a WELCOME BOARD. Have also used the beautiful Mandala stencil with different mediums, in different ways on different surfaces. So let's get started to know it all. Step wise procedure to make the Welcome Read more...

Craft Cement Paper Weight

Hello friends, It's Yeshaswini here and I'm very excited to be on Itsy Bitsy blog today to share my recent project with Little Birdie Craft Cement. Craft cement is very easy to use. You just have to add water to it depending on the desired consistency and you are good to go! It is great for making planters, leaf bowls, candle holders,  DIY cement crafts, adding a hard textured layer on fabric, creating texture on mixed media projects and more. The cement comes in a jar of 450 gm. You will Read more...

Creative use of Grainy Texture Paste in Mixed Media

Hi friends, Ruchi Gupta here, I am back as a guest designer again with yet another blog post. This time, I would be talking about creating some coloured pastes from Little Birdie's Grainy Texture Paste. The paste is quite versatile and I am sure till now most of us have used this to add texture to our projects. Today I am going to make colored texture paste and use them as a coloring medium for my mixed media project. Hope you find the step by step useful. I have included a video but do excuse Read more...

Peacock Eden- Adding Depth to Decoupage

Hello everyone...Hope you all are crafting  great !!! Vaishali here on the blog today. I completely enjoy decoupage and  its always great to explore new ways of using this craft technique. Most of us know about various mediums used for mixed media. Modelling paste and texture paste are widely  used mediums to create textures. In my creation, I have used modelling paste to give depth and dimension to the otherwise flat decoupage work..... Here is a step wise  picture tutorial to explain Read more...

Recreating Memories with Mixed Media Journal

Hi friends, Ruchi Gupta here today with you on the Itsy Bitsy blog as a guest designer to share my mixed media art journal. I was very excited to receive Little Birdie's new Mixed Media journal, Color Splash inks and a jar of Grainy Paste from Itsy Bitsy. I am a big fan of art journals and needless to say I was over the moon to receive the goodies. My heartfelt thanks to Rashmi Harish for thinking of me. First and foremost it is important to demystify the process of creating an art journal. Read more...

A Mixed Media project everyone can try!

Hello everyone Pooja here, I am back again with a mixed media project. Many people ask me what are the basic products necessary for mixed media and what they should buy to make mixed media projects.  I would like to mention that there are no specific products required for mixed media but I have decided to make a mixed media piece that requires very less products and mediums. You can take a look and get inspired to try out one on these lines.... Now lets have a look how I made mine. 1. Read more...