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…

Itsy Bitsy Blog Challenge

A warm hello to my arty-crafty friends! I hope you all are doing fine. DT member Vidhu Thareja here on the blog today with an inspirational project designed using Little Birdie Element Sheets. I am so excited to announce this month’s Blog Challenge i.e. Itsy Bitsy Blog Challenge #32 Anything goes with Element Sheets. To join the challenge, you  can choose any 1 or more designs from the collection of Little Birdie Element Sheets and make anything to show your creativity. Kindly go through Read more…

Decoupage Tissue Box

Good morning everyone, DT Serene here. Today I am sharing  beautiful decoupaged tissue box along with a bit of clay art as inspiration for Itsybitsy blog challenge 30.I have used filament decoupage paper for this project and the papers are so simple to work with and comes in a beautiful collection of high quality papers with crisp print.Here a few pictures of the final product.  Instructions  1.I have used a whitewashed tissue box  from Itsy Bitsy as my base. You can use a wooden Read more…