Nautical altered tin and bottle feat Little Birdie Tinted Metallic Paint

Hello, dear crafter folks Hope you are having a good week! Mine did go better than I expected! My crafting time is entirely absorbed in alterations these days--- with the new paints in store! It is sending us into quite the tizzy! I'm roaming in the house collecting cans, jars, bottles, old albums, books, diaries, mobile phone and laptop boxes...whatever comes in my way...and off they go on to the "in need of paint" shelf. My post today is a quick step-by-step on these two altered items I finished Read more...

Crafter in the Spotlight Nisha

Hello Artsy Craftsy friends! I’m back for our Thursday session of ‘Crafter in the Spotlight’. Today, a talented crafter Nisha Sethia Dugar will tell us her story. Nisha calls herself an enthusiastic D-I-Y girl, interesting isn’t it? Born in Rajasthan, broughttup in Kolkata, Nisha is now settled in Delhi. She has mixed crafting interests. Miniatures, decoupage, doodling, mosaic, DIY’s are her favourite. How did Nisha get into crafting, what inspires her, what are her tips for fellow crafters, Read more...

” LOVE ” The CRACKLE Effect, a tutorial for one step crackle medium

Hello dear folks, today I am  here to share with you my experience regarding the new launch by Little Birdie i.e ONE STEP CRACKLE MEDIUM . This product is revolutionary and the price at which it is launched is just fantastic ! Every single person can try their hands on it for sure and can never be disappointed. It results in perfect cracks and leaves your project with the desired vintage, distressed  look undoubtedly . I have tried it on a wooden artifact saying " LOVE " and I have a video Read more...

Sky’s the Limit

Hi, crafty people, Henriette here! Today I am sharing some more cards featuring one of the new stamp sets from Itsy Bitsy. Have you ever been on a hot air balloon flight? I have not and probably will never do that because I'm afraid of heights.  I feel okay in an airplane but being high in the sky in an open basket, No thanks!! So instead I look at them when they fly by and make cards using the new hot air balloons clear stamp set and the Aquarelle paper pack. For my first card I cut Read more...

Itsy Bitsy Blog Challenge #10

Hi, arty-crafty friends!  Pooja Sharma  here to announce the 10th blog challenge 2017!     Theme – Anything goes with any one of these  Itsy Bitsy’s new shades of Chalk paints. Here are some guidelines to participate: Submission can be any project featuring one of the above Chalk paints. Turn off word verification to enable us to leave comments. Entries can be submitted until 12th  December  2017 In order to submit your entry, click on the inlinkz button provided Read more...

Altered Mixed Media Luminaries Ruchi Gupta

Hello crafters, its Ruchi here again!! Hope you all had a great Diwali. Festivities are time to catch up with your friends and family and as Diwali ushers in New year, it is time to restart and renew your life and home. We all clean up our houses and bring in new stuff around this festival. Similarly, I too accumulated loads of stuff that were ready to be disposed off. But being a crafter throwing stuff always is a painful process and I invariably try 'best out of waste' projects from them. Read more...

Lippan Kaam……Kutch Mirror Art in My style!

Hello all you wonderful people This is Mukta here today and I have an art canvas for you all today.  I was recently doing some research for a vacation to Rann of Kutch,  Gujarat and doing that, I came across this traditional mural art form of Kutch called  Lippan Kaam. It is also called mud and mirror work or Chittar kaam. So traditionally, It is made using a mixture of clay or mud with animal dung (preferably donkey, camel or peacock) and mirrors. It is done on the interiors as well Read more...

Winners – Itsy Bitsy Challenge 9# -2017

Dear Artsy-Craftsy folks Thank you all for the wonderful creations you linked to our  October  ITSY BITSY CHALLENGE#9 -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 you! Please Read more...

Altered Planner Cover using Tinted Metallic Paints

Hello friends This is Suman here and it is a pleasure to be back with an inspiration using Little Birdie's newly launched Tinted Metallic paints. These Tinted Metallic paints can be used on multiple surfaces. These are water based and permanent. The non-toxic paints are great for adding shimmer to all your projects. They provide perfect coverage with an almost opaque finish. Perfect for jazzing up home decor, mixed media, craft and DIY projects. It is also possible to layer them and tint them Read more...

Crafter in the Spotlight

Hello arty crafty folks, It feels so good to hear the story of one of our talented friends every Thursday and I am sure you will agree to that. You must be wondering who’s here today with us at ‘Crafter in the Spotlight’. Well! It’s Amisha Shah from Kolkata who has made Bangalore her home for past ten years. Amisha’s art and craft journey began in her childhood when she started attending painting classes. Apart from that she had a unique talent of making water fountains. However, Read more...