Wintry Woodland with Mixed Media Paste

Hello friends,  winter  is here and December is loads of fun as its time for Christmas! Snow, cold, Santa, shine, gift, happiness ...all these are enough  to inspire me to create something that goes with this season. In this month of gift and happiness, I received Little Birdie's latest launch, the Mixed Media paste from Itsy Bitsy. I could not wait to start doing something with the amazing 2 in one product. Yes, you heard it right!! This is a product that can be used either as gesso or as modelling Read more...

Crafter in the Spotlight Charitha

Hello Artsy Craftsy friends!! Today in ‘Crafter in the Spotlight’ I bring you the story of a talented crafter Charitha Lingam from Bangalore. She is also an active DT member of Itsy Bitsy who brings you loads of inspiration from time to time. A graphic designer and an interior designer, Charitha has been interested in craft since her childhood. She is into contemporary styles of craft and decoupage is her latest passion. She likes to give her creations a colourful look start visualizing Read more...

Handmade Christmas Ornaments

Good day Y'all! This is Ann with a new festive craft idea. When it's time for holiday decorations, the handmade ones steal the show. Here are some fun and easy glittery handmade Christmas ornament ideas. Itsy Bitsy's own brand Little Birdie recently introduced the 'Glitter Melody' which includes 24 sheets of 6x6Inch glitter handmade card stocks in four colours. So, I chose to go with it because it was really handy while I made different Christmas ornaments! Glittery Christmas Picture Frame Read more...

Itsy Bitsy Blog Challenge #11

Hi, arty-crafty friends!  Henriette  here to announce the 11th blog challenge 2017!     Theme – Anything goes with any one of these  Itsy Bitsy’s Christmas embellishments or paper packs. Here are some guidelines to participate: Submission can be any project featuring one of the above embellishments or paper packs. Turn off word verification to enable us to leave comments. Entries can be submitted until 12th January  2018 In order to submit Read more...

Winners – Itsy Bitsy Challenge 10#2017

Dear Artsy-Craftsy folks Thank you all for the wonderful creations you linked to our November  ITSYBITSY BlOG CHALLENGE#10 -2017 It is always hard to pick winners from many beautiful entries but finally we have the results of this month’s challenge. The TOP 3 selected by the DT & in no particular order are : Two lucky WINNERS are:  Congratulations winners for winning vouchers worth Rs.500. Congratulations to all of Read more...

Creating patterns using Texture Triangle

Hello everyone. This is Yeshaswini here and I’m glad to be on Itsy Bitsy's blog today to share a little project (well, it is actually 2 little projects) that I made using Little Birdie’s ‘Texture Triangle Tool’. Texture triangle is a really cool tool, using which you can easily add various texture effects to projects. Just add some texture/modelling paste onto the surface and play along with the texture tool to create horizontal, vertical, chequered, zigzag or other patterns of your Read more...

Little Birdie Decoupage Matt and Glossy Glue Review

Hello Friends! This is Tanvi here, with projects using the Little Birdie's Decoupage Glue. Let me tell you I have used both matt & glossy - it is a great product for a decoupage lover like me, offered at a very competitive price - Rs.220/225ml. It is also available in 100ml & 450ml variants.  I loved the consistency of the glue & the ease of application. Must also mention I have tried using the glue on different surfaces - glass & MDF with napkins, paper & rice paper. Read more...

Quick Christmas Decor with Crackle Medium

Christmas is round the corner and its that time of the year when you sit indoors in the comfort and the warmth of your home and wonder what all you can get down to do. Here are two Christmas projects using Little Birdie's Crackle Medium, which can be done in a jiffy!! Little Birdie's Crackle Medium is a transparent medium which causes the paint that is applied on top of it to crack while drying. This gives the painted surface a cracked or aged or distressed appearance. To start off with, Read more...

Crafter in the Spotlight Saloni

Hello Arty Crafty friends, the last month of the year is already here. Wonder how quickly time flies!! It’s wonderful to see how enthused you all are about craft and how much you enjoy reading the stories about members of our crafting fraternity. That’s what keeps me inspired to bring you a new face every week in ‘Crafter in the Spotlight’. Today it’s all about Saloni Bhutra who was born in Rajasthan but has made Bangalore her home for last seven years. Saloni, was once a financial analyst Read more...

A Fun Stenciled Background Card

  Today's card embraces the cool tones of winter and celebrates everlasting love...in large, oceanic, mammal style, lol! You may be wondering why I am showing you this pretty piece of tan, vintage paper from the Retro Paper Pack below...but believe it or not,  that is what I started out with for this project! I used only the top right portion of this 12" x 12" sheet (cut to 4 1/4" x 5 1/2") as the base for my stencil work. Follow along with the step -by -step below to see how it was Read more...