Vintage Altered Glass Bottle

Hi friends, Priya Gajjar here today with a beautiful  altered glass bottle . I have made this step by step tutorial  to give you some ideas  so that you can create a similar one too! So lets get started…  First I took an old glass bottle and cleaned it properly and covered it   with  Stone Texture Paste – Crystal Sand with a sponge dauber .  Simultaneously  I also covered  some primed chipboards  with the same.  Once this dried I covered it all with Mixed Media Paste completely.  Made Read more…

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…

Mixed Media Decor

Hello everyone, Shilpa Nagaonkar here to inspire you with a mixed media creation. Recently, I started exploring mixed media possibilities and the more I created, the more I fell in love with it. So I picked up a 4″ MDF coaster from Itsy Bitsy for my today’s mixed media work. Let’s begin, Step by step tutorial: I started with applying Little Birdie Mixed Media Paste on the coaster through the  ‘Palm Flourish’ stencil to get a texture design. 2. To prep the background, I applied a Read more…

Decorative Mixed Media Canvas

Hello everyone, Raj Mehta here today with a mixed media inspiration for you. Let’s create a mixed media canvas which looks straight out of a fairytale . Step 1: Cut out a crescent moon shape out of 1mm chipboard and apply a thick layer of mixed-media paste. Create craters using the back end of the paintbrush . Once dry, paint it with Icy Aqua multi-surface paint . Apply a coat of white gesso over it after the paint is dry. Step 2: Cut out two house shapes out of the 1mm chipboard Read more…

Altered Mixed Media MDF Panel

Namaste Friends!! Kriti this side….Hope you all had a great 2021…..keep healthy and keep crafting! Today, I have altered a MDF panel using lots of amazing products from Itsy Bitsy….So, sit back and enjoy the photo tutorial…… Before we begin, look at what I created and get inspired to create something today!   Let’s start……… I took a MDF panel and covered it entirely with Little Birdie’s White Gesso and left it to dry completely. 2. Then, I adhered Read more…

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…

Wall Decor With Epoxy Clay

Hello creative friends, DT member Jyotirmoy Barman here today with a beautiful wall decor piece using Little Birdie archival multi-surface paints. First I want to say that Little Birdie multi-surface paints are amazing. I love the satin finish with great coverage. 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 First I took 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…

Fabric Bag Makeover and Cute Accessories with Glitter Fabric Paints

A very warm welcome my arty-crafty friends. This is  DT Tanvi with an inspiring creation for this month’s challenge theme – Fabric Glitter Paints. Itsy Bitsy offers a wide range of shimmer & glitter art supplies. They have recently introduced a fresh range of Fabric Glitter Paints & oh my, these are sure to jazz up any fabric project. The glitter paints are very smooth in consistency perfect for brush application as well as stencilling. The painted fabrics can be gently hand washed & 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…