Vintage lantern

   Hello creative friends, DT member Jyotirmoy Barman here today with a vintage lantern using Little Birdie archival multi-surface paints and metal lantern. The multi-surface paints are suitable for indoor and outdoor usage and can be used on various surfaces including paper, clay, glass, metal, plastic, terracotta, ceramic etc. Now let's see how I created my project.   Step -1 I took a white washed Alterable photo frame and a metal lantern. Step- 2 Then I applied Littlebirdie Multisurface Read more...

Ethnic Pen Holder

Hello creative friends, DT member Jyotirmoy Barman  on the blog today with another inspirational project. You all know that the ongoing blog challenge #30 is all about 'Anything goes with Filament Decoupage Papers'. So today I am using the amazing filament decoupage paper design "Ethnic Paisley" to make a beautiful pen holder. So let's begin the tutorial. At first, I took a brown paper cylinder and cut it into desired sizes and applied white gesso. Then I applied black gesso on the round Read more...

Ganesha Wall Decor Set

  Hello creatives... Roopashree here with you today! With the festive season on, lets do some creative decor to revamp/redecorate our homes. Here's a Ganesha wall hanging decor set which I made from my old Ganesha hangings. I had this set of Ganesha from a long time & they were made of different colors & materials. Thought of giving them a face lift and making them into new and colourful decorative pieces. For this I used minimal products & easy techniques. step 1: To Read more...

Shabby chic wall decor art using filament decoupage paper

Hi everyone, DT Serene here with an interesting project using the newly launched Decoupage filament papers. I am so excited to work with them and to share this lovely project with you. Actually I loved all the 21 designs, but I selected the paper set 'Music room' as it suited my project perfectly. Coming to the papers, they come in a set of 2 coordinating designs in 60gsm, A4 in size. They give a feel of rice paper. This single layer paper can be adhered on all surfaces easily even by the Read more...

Horseshoe Wall Decor with Glitter Fabric Feathers

Hi Creative people, Sumedha here, Hope you all are doing great and are motivated enough to try out new things each week inspired by the projects created by the Itsy Bitsy DT team. Today I will show you how you can make your own glitter fabric feathers  and use them as embellishments for your boho decor or dream catchers.  Here I have used them to embellish a horseshoe that was lying in my stash. Lets begin. I had an old linen pant which I was not using any more. I cut the shape Read more...

Altered Old Souvenir Boxes to Gift Boxes

Hi Creative Peeps, Sumedha here! Today I am sharing 2 altered projects. I had these old souvenir boxes  which I thought of transforming into beautiful gift boxes. You can gift chocolates, gift cards, or any other small gifts to your loved ones in these boxes. Let's begin to see how I have altered two boxes with different looks and techniques. Project- 1 This was a souvenir box I had with me for a long time and wanted to up-cycle. I started by putting 2 layers of Gesso Read more...

Lord Ganapati Wall Decor in Dhokra Style

Hello crafters, DT Jyotirmoy here today! I am back to our favorite Itsy Bitsy blog with another quick tutorial of a wall decor.  Today I am going to make a wall decor item in Dhokra (or Dokra)  style using my favorite Little Birdie Shape It. (air hardening clay) Dhokra  is a non–ferrous metal casting using the ‘lost-wax casting’ technique. It  has been used in India for over 4,000 years and is still in use. The name ‘Dhokra’ comes from the Dhokra Damar tribes, traditional metal Read more...

Antique Door in a Fairy Garden

Hi Creatives, Ashwini here! I am fascinated with fairy gardens and antique creations is my craze. I have mixed both my favourites to create this beautiful concept. Will be showing you the procedure of creating an antique door in a fairy garden in a step by step process. Let's get started. Step 1: I have taken a MDF board measuring 10" by 10". i have cut down the chipboard in a door pattern in the form of strips and stuck them on the MDF board.                       Read more...

Mixed Media Alphabet ‘R’

Hi Creatives, Roopashree here, bringing you a simple yet classy & easy mixed media art on paper mache alphabet. Will be altering an alphabet 'R' as my name starts with R & would be a great decor piece. Let's get started. Step 1: I have taken paper mache letter R. To make the surface workable, I primed it with a coat of White Gesso and allowed it to dry. Step 2: Next, I added some texture to the surface by stenciling with 2 in 1 Mixed Media Paste. Step 3: Next, I made some Read more...

Altered Bottle Home Decor

Hello Itsy Bitsy Fans, Priya Mishra here with you on this beautiful winter morning.  I have a lovely altered art tutorial for you today. I love altering things which are of no use and then transform them into something beautiful and usable. I have altered a glass bottle today which will adorn my side table as a home decor piece. The first step is to clean the bottle and get rid of all labels. You can soak it in water the entire night and then use some rubbing alcohol. I applied a coat Read more...