Decoupage Paint Box with a Vintage Essence

Hello everyone, Lisa here with my most recent creation for the Itsy Bitsy design team. This month we have been looking at the stunning Itsy Bitsy decoupage papers. There is a fabulous range of excellent quality decoupage papers on the website, a whole collection of beautiful colours, patterns, themes, vintage,  vibrant... to suit everyone's taste. For my project I chose to work with the A4 Butterfly Chronicle decoupage sheets. Here is my finished creation. Here is the step by step Read more...

Vintage Decoupage Pen Holder

Hello arty-crafty friends, Gayatri here! Today I am sharing a simple decoupaged pen holder as my DT project for Itsy Bitsy. I have used the A4 Decoupage Papers from Little Birdie. Before I start with my project, I would like to share my views about these decoupage papers. The papers are 70 GSM in thickness and this makes them sturdy as well as pliable. It is very easy to work with and you hardly get any wrinkles if you are careful. I generally love to work with decoupage napkins because they are Read more...

Vintage Decoupage Bottle with A Difference

Hello everyone, Pooja here today to share with you my creation. It's a decoupage bottle I will be making today and I hope you find it interesting and inspiring and try it out! When I got these new decoupage papers from Little Birdie, I liked the vintage look so much that I immediately decided to try out something with a classy, vintage appeal. Have a look how I made it.... First of all I cleaned a bottle. I wanted to use only the design at the center,  so I cutout the extra paper. Read more...

A Mixed Media Project with Layered Textures

Hi Everyone, Saadia here! Today, I want to share with you a mixed media project. I hope you like it. Lets start: I took a 6x 10 inches MDF board and covered it with cheese cloth using Little Birdie Soft Gel Medium. After that, I mixed Texture Sand with Mixed Media 2 in 1 paste and randomly applied to the MDF board with a palette knife.      Texture Sand is great for adding grainy texture to projects. It can be mixed with Gesso, Mixed Media Paste , Gel mediums or any other Read more...

Itsy Bitsy Blog Challenge # 14

Hello friends .....Hope everyone is crafting great ...... This is Vaishali here and I am glad to announce the 14th Itsy Bitsy Blog Challenge! This time the challenge is about using Little Birdie  Decoupage  Papers....Yes indeed one of my favourite products from Itsy Bitsy. Create any project using the recently launched Decoupage Papers which come as a set of 4 sheets in a pack.(2 Designs X 2 Sheets). It's must to use these papers in whatever you decide to create. Share  your projects with us, Read more...

Working with Two Step Crackle Medium

Hi Friends, Charita here! I know many of you have already tried working with Little Birdie's newly launched Two Step Crackle Medium, but I'm sure there are still a few  crafters who haven't yet got a chance to work with it. So, here I'm today showing you how to use this medium to get a perfect crackle effect. This Crackle Medium can be used on almost any surface - wood, glass, metal, ceramic etc. Today, I worked on a wooden number plate for a house using this Two Step Crackle Medium. Follow Read more...

Down the Memory Lane- Reverse Decoupage

Hello everyone,  Vaishali here Hope all of you are doing great. Today's post is about one of the most interesting  aspects of decoupage ....Reverse Decoupage !!!! Reverse - the word made me visit moments  down the memory lane.....the lovely childhood days and vacation times !!  It's this time of the year when  in most parts of India the kids have summer holidays in schools and mason jars at homes are filled with sour raw mangoes and tamarinds. This is an opportunity to engage in some naughtiness....sneak Read more...

A Touch of Spring; Mixed Media Glass Bottle

Hello everyone. Lisa here and welcome to my first post as part of the Itsy Bitsy Design Team. I have a big interest in mixed media and altered art. I love turning something  that is ordinary or boring into something that is amazing and different with a bit of imagination and fantastic products. So, for my first project, I decided to alter a glass bottle which is shaped like a lightbulb with a cork stopper. You can also get ideas from here to make your 'Spring' theme project to take part in Itsy Read more...

A Hearty Treat- Decoupage with Feathers!

Hi friends! I'm back on the blog after a long break with a new tutorial! Wanted to try out something different with the supplies available at the store. So, I tried using feathers for decoupage and it turned out pretty good just as I'd visualized! This is what a plain wooden box turned into! If you'd like to try it out, please follow my tutorial.... Step 1: First unscrew all the hinges and latches of a box and save them carefully. Step 2: Paint the bottom part of the box (interior) Read more...

Little Birdie says “Cherish the Moment”

Hello friends.... Vaishali here.  As the title suggest, I have a Little Birdie in my creation saying, 'CHERISH' .......that indeed expresses my feelings today . Yes, I will cherish this moment always, as I share my first post as Itsy Bitsy Design Team member. Very happy and honored to do so ........ I enjoy creating utility products and today's creation is a decoupaged letter holder.  I have used Little Birdie's recently Iaunched,  two step Crackle medium and Decoupage Papers in my creation. Before Read more...