Rustic, Vintage Mixed Media Hanging Decor

Hello all crafty friends, Shalini Kundrai here with a mixed media project. As you all know we are celebrating mixed media month. Here is my own version of mixed media named “freedom” for my studio. Sometimes in life we follow certain things or rules blindly because of conditioning by the society we live in, afraid to follow our heart or try something new, but friends, there is a very beautiful way to break the barriers and get freedom is positive self-talk and affirmations. So the project Read more…

Mixed Media Decor – Upcycled Bottle

Hello crafty peeps Priya Satish this side to inspire you for the ongoing Itsy Bitsy Mixed Media Challenge. I have altered a mundane looking ketchup bottle to a beautiful mixed media bottle. Hope it inspires you to upcycle something today!   Here’s the synopsis of the step by step tutorial using the awesome products from Itsy Bitsy. Step 1: Clean the bottle with spirit and apply a coat of white Gesso. Allow it to dry. Step 2: Sponge dab the Little Birdie Home Decor Read more…

Mixed Media Tag – One Day at a Time

Hello creatives, Roopashree here! Today, I am here with an inspiration post using fabulous Little Birdie mixed media supplies to keep you motivated to join the ongoing Mixed Media Challenge, do participate… Mixed media is such a versatile art form wherein various mediums are used to make a master piece. I have used many supplies for this project & will be explaining the usage as & when I elaborate the procedure of the project. Step 1: Starting the layout on a tag shape MDF base by 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 Tag

Namaste Friends!! Kriti this side…..hope you all are doing great…… Today I made a mixed media tag….using lots of mixed media products from Itsy Bitsy. This is my project….I hope you all get inspired to make one for yourself! I have written a detailed tutorial for this tag…. Step 1: – Take a piece of cardboard or a tag and cover it with white gesso.(I took a scrap piece from a backing cover). Step 2:-  Now take Little Birdie’s Stone texture paste -Chocolate Fudge Read more…

Decoupage Watch Box – Tunes of Time

Hi friends, as we take a leap into a new year, here is a musical theme project to add those missing tunes and music in our lives to the new year. I’m sure you all have been scurrying for wonderful gifts for your loved ones and I trust that this project would just fit the bill. This musical theme watch box is a perfect gift for one and all, who value and believe that their watches deserve a place of its own.  DT member, Nandhini Vasandan here with an inspirational and exciting post to show Read more…

Decorative Box Inspired by Hungarian Folk Art

Hello everyone, It’s Vini here today. Each country has its own  culture and identity.  I have created a project inspired  by embroidery motifs and white brick walls of the beautiful  country ‘Hungary’. The motifs are mostly flowers and birds characterized by bright colours. I have worked with the water based Little Birdie Archival Multi-Surface paints here, which are non-toxic, have high coverage, do not require varnish for sealing and can be used on a variety of surfaces. I have used the Read more…

Mixed Media Altered Decor

Hello creative friends! This is Tanvi & hope you all are enjoying the recent launches by Itsy Bitsy, the  star being the archival multi-surface paints. These paints can be used on almost any surface including paper, clay, glass, metal, plastic, terracotta, ceramic etc. Also,  these are water based, acid free & non-toxic with a satin finish. I altered a free standing MDF word that I had kept for my kitchen. These multi-surface paints need no priming & I covered the lower half of Read more…

Decoupage Wall Art

Hi all, This is Nithiya from the Design Team. Today I will show you how I modified the wall around the switch board with Little Birdie  decoupage filament paper ‘Paris Memories’. These filament papers are of 60gsm and are easy to use. The single layer paper is bubble and wrinkle free and can be adhered on all surfaces even by beginners. It comes in a set of two complementing designs. Step 1: I chose the area around two switch boards in my living room. Step 2: Since the walls were Read more…

Altered jug – Jyotirmoy

          Hello creative people, it’s  DT  Jyotirmoy here with an  inspirational project created with Little Birdie Glitter Fabric Paints. Today I am going to alter an old  jug. So let’s start. At first I took an old jug and cleaned it properly. Then I applied Little Birdie white gesso with a sponge. Next, I applied Little Birdie Birdie chalk paint ‘Bubble Gum’ with a sponge. After the paint dried, I used Little Birdie glitter fabric paint Read more…