Decoupage-Mini Dressing Table

  Hello crafters, Neha here and I wish you all a very Happy New Year. My 2022’s first blog is about a butterfly themed mini dressing table. For this project I have used a wooden dressing table. I started by applying a thick layer of gesso on the areas where I wanted to decoupage. Then according to the size of the box, I cut designs from the decoupage paper using scissors. After that, I applied the decoupage paper over the base using Deco Magic glue. After drying, I applied another Read more…

A mixed media scrapbook layout

My Art teacher once mentioned that having courage is grace in difficult times. I applied this advice to every aspect of my life. As an artist to create something new is a daunting experience. The outer part of our life does to some degree influence our creativity. I took it as a learning curve while making this layout. I took a 12 by 12 canvas from little Birdie and decided to create a two-tone effect using the metallic paints Caribbean Teal and Orchid sparkle. Once I was happy with the Read more…

DIY Decoupage Tray

  Hello crafters, Neha here and today’s blog is about creating a serving Tray. For this project I used an MDF tray measuring 11x8x2 inch. I started by applying a very thin layer of gesso over the base of the tray. After that I painted all the sides of the tray using Little Birdie chalk paint – Bubble gum further leaving it to dry. Then I applied  a thick layer of one step crackle medium all over the painted sides and left it to dry. Next, I applied another layer of chalk paint Read more…

Altered Wooden Plank – Vintage Bird

Hello! Art lovers! Shweta Singh here. A very warm welcome to all of you. Today I am here with my new project  . This is based on the theme “Happiness”, which we get when we accept ourselves as we are. Hope you all will like it . FIRST STEP  I took a wooden plank from the store and primed it with Little Birdie gesso. I did it only on that portion where I wanted to the stick tissue. Then I textured it with mixed media paste and a palette knife. SECOND STEP Then I took Read more…

DIY- Decoupage Kids Name Plate

Hello crafters, Neha here and today’s blog is about creating a name plate for kids room. For this project I used an arrow shaped MDF name board measuring 15x6inch. I started by applying a very thin layer of gesso followed by a layer of Snow White chalk paint with the help of a sponge in order to achieve a textured finish. After that I chose a design from a decoupage napkin and then fussy cut it using a wet paint brush. Then I removed the extra layers from the napkin. Thereafter, I pasted Read more…

DIY Decoupage Pot

Hello everyone and welcome to another blog by Virti Mehta. Hope you all are in good health . Today,  let’s make a beautiful art home decor. I have a super amazing decoupage artwork for you….so let’s begin. This is a super simple way of making beautiful decoupage art . First, we need to select a plain plastic pot.   The first step is to apply white gesso on the pot. Here, I applied two layers of white gesso to get the desired look. Gesso prepares the base for any other medium. Read more…

Mixed Media Canvas with Bloom Foam Flowers

Namaste friends!! Kriti this side… Today I have a mixed media canvas for you all with some handmade foam flowers made with Little Birdie’s ‘Bloom Foam’. This is what I made…. Tutorial for foam flower:- Step 1: Take a bloom foam flower making sheet. The thickness of these foams is 0.7 mm, just perfect for making realistic flowers. . Step 2:  Now, take Little Birdie’s Thin Cut Flower Die Flossie to cut out die cuts out of foam.   Step 3: Next, fold the Read more…

Fairy Bookmark With Color Splash

Hello everyone! Hope you’re doing great! It’s Virti here with a bookmark inspiration for you today. As we know the time is hard and a lot of us are suffering from mental stress. Today I have a simple, fun project to cheer you up. Firstly, we need a piece of rectangular paper.  I am using a white cardstock. I primed it with white gesso. Next, I went forward with mixed media paste and applied it through a stencil with a palette knife. Here is a tip: Choose designs that are versatile Read more…

Baby in Fairyland

Hello everyone and welcome to another Itsy Bitsy blog with me Virti Mehta. Today, I have got a very fine mixed media concept. This is my first ever attempt at mixed media art. I hope you are ready to embark on a new journey with my experiment and learnings as I go. I wish every experimentation of mine brings new knowledge for you! Here, are a handful of photos of the project that I just did. Here, I have attached a video tutorial of the project. Please feel 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…