Itsy Bitsy Blog Challenge #24

Hello Everyone, Shanta here! I am so happy to be announcing the Blog Challenge #24 for this month!! With the launch of two wonderful new products from Little Birdie; The Pouring Paints and the Pouring Medium, which are not only wonderful to work with, but currently a rage in the art industry, its very interesting to have 'Pour Painting' as the theme for the Blog Challenge this month. Acrylic pour painting is a therapeutic painting technique that involves pouring a variety of colors of Acrylic Read more...

Scenic Candle Holder

Hello, my crafty friends, Meraj here! I am happy to be here yet again on the blog with a new creation of mine  which is an inspiration for you to try something similar. The night has drawn the curtains of darkness..the world is drowsy, sleeping in its lap... I am awake as I have a dream, a heartfelt dream...a dream I see with my open eyes..., a dream to shine, a dream divine, its theme is beauty, its theme is light... There are certain things in life to which we are emotionally Read more...

The Primrose Affair

Hi crafty people, Lekha here and I am back with a 'Home Decor' creation for you, which is the theme for this month's Blog Challenge.  I would be up cycling an almost 20 year old instrument box . It's one of my favorite boxes for stocking all my quilling supplies, stamps, and ink while I travel or have to take them for small workshops. A friend recently suggested to beautify this boring black box and here I am with my version. Nothing else could have been more gorgeous than Itsy Bitsy's Primrose Read more...

Key holder with ribbon and drape fold techniques in decoupage

Hello arty-crafty friends! Hope you all are doing well. As you know, this month we have 'Home decor' as the theme for the blog challenge and our DT members have done amazing projects to inspire you. Please visit the blog to check these projects. To keep you motivated, I have also created a home decor project today. I was planning  to do a key holder from long time and this month's newly released beautiful decoupage paper designs inspired me to create this. In my earlier post, I tried lace Read more...

Upcycled Tray Centerpiece

Hello August and my creative friends! Manasa Priya here today! The festive season begins in India! That simply means more guests at home and some enthusiastic home decorating efforts for everyone! I decided to do a makeover for an old tray which was lying unused for a long time. For this project, I planned to make it waterproof, so that it could be used as a  centre piece for the table. For that, my main focus remained on Stone Texture Paste and resin . Now let's get started with Read more...

The Door – Mixed Media Canvas

Hello friends & fellow crafters I am Anamika here  with my first blog post for Itsy Bitsy. I was wondering what would be apt for transforming into a home decor piece. I immediately got the answer .....what could be better than using a canvas frame? And I could also experiment with Itsy Bitsy's awesome range of mixed media pastes. So let's start.... First -  I took a 16 by 12 white canvas frame    Next, I created different textures with 2 in 1 Mixed Media Read more...

Mini Canvas Decoupage Wall Clock

Hello crafty friends! Daksha here today at the Itsy Bitsy blog! Excited to start my second innings with Itsy Bitsy. For this post I wanted to make something very special which I was planning to do for long time.  A new release of decoupage papers really gave me a kick start for this project! Let's start with the creation and its detailed step by step instructions.  For this project I have used 12 pieces of 3"*3" mini canvas and the base is  3/4" thick plywood in 14"x14". Step-1:  Read more...

Heart Felt Florals

Hi lovely people, Lekha Jain here! I am back with the Itsy Bitsy design team for another term. Its a complete honor to be a part of a very creative group and laying my hands on some awesome craft supplies (don't we all love IB products!!). This month's theme for the Blog Challenge is 'Home Decor' and I thought of designing a wooden plaque for my picture wall at home. After pondering over many ideas and techniques, I zeroed on a heart shaped plaque with some handcrafted felt flowers. If you have Read more...

Itsy Bitsy Blog Challenge # 23

Itsy Bitsy Blog Challenge # 23 A very warm Hello to all my crafty friends from Meraj. I am so happy and excited to share my first creative post with you all as DT of Itsy Bitsy along with the announcement of the new Blog Challenge. Who doesn't want to have a beautiful unique piece to either adorn a house or give as a gift to our special someone.Nothing can compare with a handmade creation that carries a part of us in it. You guessed it right! The theme for this month's blog challenge is Home Read more...

Decoupage Home Decor with Faux Wood Effect and Lace Work

Hello crafty friends! DT Daksha here with my 2nd post for this month and the last post for this DT term. These six months went so fast. I'm so happy to get this chance to inspire and learn a lot in return. I want to say thank you to all my crafty friends who liked my work and appreciated it. Today I am here to inspire you with a decoupage home decor piece with faux wood effect and lace work. Now, let me explain the step by step process. #1 : I have taken a 12" round MDF base. On Read more...