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...

” 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...

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...

Bring on the Shine with Tinted Metallic Paints

Hello everyone Its Pooja here ! I am back again with my new mixed media project. Today I  have come with a small canvas that's been adorned with Little Birdie's newly launched Tinted Metallic Paints. They have amazing shine with perfect coverage, so  I decided that for all my mix media projects they are just what I need!! I wanted to see their results on a black base so I decided to make a mixed media canvas which has a black backdrop and a multiple number of materials. This will allow me Read more...

Altered Bottles with New Shades of Chalk Paints from Little Birdie

Hello, Dear Crafter friends! Hope you are having a good week! My post today features three new shades from the Little Birdie Matt Chalk Paint series--Wild Wasabi (my absolute favorite), Muted Teal, and Cocoa Mist. I started with three empty glass bottles--which I had worked on already to remove the labels and glue. Little Birdie Chalk Paints do offer great coverage so the use of gesso you see in the pic below is optional. I tend to prime all alterables with gesso before starting to Read more...

DIY Tutorial: ‘Uncovering Secret Script’ Altered Tin!

Good day Y'all! Today, I'm sharing an interesting DIY Altered Tin tutorial in few easy steps. Step 1: Cut out a decoupage paper keeping the dimensions of the tin in mind and glue it using decoupage glue. Since my theme is 'secret script', I have chosen a design that has script on it. Step 2:  The outer layer of sheet has to be a little thick and hence I'm using pattern paper. Rip the sheet halfway through the center as shown. Step 3:  Paste the outer layer and twirl the torn ends Read more...

A simple decoupage on metal!

Hi friends! Nice to see you all getting very creative with Itsy Bitsy's products! I'm here today with a basic decoupage tutorial on a metal container. Well, I know it's not Summer now, but I just came across some nice shells in the store and wanted to work with them. So, I thought I could use a beach themed paper as a backdrop. This is what I worked on today! A container which can be used as a piece of decor on your table to hold your stationery or may be a plant.. The best part is, Read more...

A Halloween Saucer Home: A Spooky Mix Media Project

Hello guys , Wooo! Witches, ghosts, spirits, ghouls, and other assorted apparitions are all up to their traditional antics, today is Halloween and I have a perfect project to share with you guys! But before the reveal, lets dig into what Halloween is all about .... Halloween evolved from the ancient Celtic holiday of Samhain, but Halloween today is less about the fear of ghosts and ghouls and more about costumes and candy. ... Over the centuries, Halloween transitioned from a pagan ritual Read more...

Shaker Window Baby Mobile

Hello guys This is Mukta here……I hope you all had a fabulous Diwali and had a great time with family and friends. I did too! But today's project is something related to the Diwali cleaning we all do. We all clean our homes before Diwali…..even I did that and I found a lot of scraps and unused craft products just lying about in my stash.  As a crafter, I buy a lot of products and when my project is completed I push the remains behind. Over a period of time, it gets pushed so further back Read more...

Altered Bottle Art using Chalk Paints

Altered Bottle Art is a great idea for making wedding centerpieces and home decor stuff. Here is a step by step tutorial to re-purpose bottles to create a lovely centerpiece. Step 1: Start with applying a coat of gesso onto a clean bottle and let dry. Step 2: Use a stencil and apply modelling paste to add texture to the surface of the bottle. Let it dry for a few hours. Step 3: Apply a coat of chalk paint and let the paint dry. I have dabbed the chalk paint using a paint brush Read more...