Beautiful Mixed Media Canvas

Hello Everyone, Priya Mishra here today with a beautiful Mixed Media canvas tutorial for you. I have a step by step photo as well as video tutorial for you so let's begin... Here is the Video Tutorial   And the step by step tutorial is here. Step 1: Take a canvas and cover it with white Gesso. Gesso acts as a primer and prepares the base for any mixed media project. Step 2: Apply a thick coat of crackle paste. Remember to apply a thick coat if you want bigger cracks and try applying Read more...

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...

Altered Clipboard- Utility Board with Best Wishes

Hello everyone... Hope all are crafting great.  DT Vaishali on the blog today. The current month's blog challenge is very interesting- Anything goes with Itsy Bitsy Paper Crafting Supplies- with Tic-Tac-Toe. You can choose products from a horizontal, vertical or diagonal line as seen in the image below. I have chosen to play the tic- tac-toe horizontally from the top line (Stencils, Paper pack and Chipboard ).  Have also used some beautiful flowers, embellishments and one of  the new released Read more...

Mixed Media Canvas

Hi there everyone, Anamika here today back with a mixed media canvas with lot of texture effect done using Stone Texture Paste. So let's get started.... First  I took a canvas on which I used Stone Texture Paste to give a desired textured look with a stencil. I also used some Crackle Paste and Mixed Media Paste to add more texture to my base. ----------- Next, I fixed some old brushes, moulds which I made using some air dry clay,  and some thread to add elements to my project. Read more...

Mixed Media Layout – Believe in Magic

Hello Crafty People... Priya here with you today! I have created a beautiful scrapbook layout with a step by step tutorial. I have used a lot of mixed media products from Itsy Bitsy as well other stuff from the store in this project. I always get queries regarding layouts. Also when I was conducting a live demo at Itsy Bitsy store, a lot of crafters poured in to check out the process. Scrapbooking or Scrapbook layouts are normally decorative pages with your photographs and some journaling Read more...

Crafter in the Spotlight

Hello Artsy crafty friends Thursday’s here and so am I, with another story about a talented crafter. This week the 'Crafter in the Spotlight' is Sowmya Chethan, a Bangalore crafter who discovered her hidden talents just by chance but made sure to continue her magical journey into the creative world. How did Sowmya get into crafting, what inspires her, what are her tips for fellow crafters, her favourite quote, how would she contribute to the crafting world if she had magical powers? Read answers Read more...