Happy Diwali – Tri fold Money Envelope

Hey guys How are you all? I am sure you all must be all enthusiastic about the upcoming Diwali festival.....which is something even I look forward to. As a kid I remember, Diwali was all about beautiful dresses, rangoli with my sisters (back then I was only allowed to watch), firecrackers, Faraal (Sweet and savory eatables) and of course Diwali money envelopes given by elders on Laxmi Pooja Day....such fond memories. I am sure you all must be associating some of these things with your memories. Read more...

Textured Card Backgrounds with Gold Alcohol Splash and Chalk Paint

Hello everyone, it's Juhi. Today I am sharing a couple of cards I made using my favorite Gold Alcohol Splash inks and Chalk paint.  Here's the first card I used Snow Chalk paints to add a little texture to my card background. I started by applying Snow Chalk Paint on a piece of Kraft Cardstock through a dotted stencil. Chalk paint is perfect for adding just a little dimension and texture.  Once it was dry I splattered some white paint with a thick round paint brush. I then sprayed Read more...

Card Backgrounds with Gold Alcohol Splash and Color Splash

Hello everyone! It's Juhi, and today I'll be showing you how I made these 2 gorgeous cards using Gold Alcohol Splash and Color Splash. I know both the sprays have been around for some time and the Design Team has created the most amazing creations using these. Check out a couple of them  here and here. Being a Clean and Simple Card Maker I don't usually use color sprays on my projects but ever since I saw these beautiful  creations from the rest of the Design Team I knew I had to try Read more...

Simple Card Making Ideas

Hello friends , I am here with a simple creations today. These are simple cards put together with quick and easy techniques. I have used Itsy Bity's all time favourite flower collection and chipboard elements . This fantastic range of handmade flowers are perfect for adding some elegant floral touch to your projects   Card 1 I have used a cardstock sized 6x4 inches when folded. Layered it with papers or leftovers from my earlier project  Given  the pattern papers rough edges Read more...

1 Stencil, 3 ways to create Card Backgrounds

Hello everyone, it's Juhi, I'm sharing how to use one stencil to create 3 different looks. Look 1: For the first background I began by placing the stencil onto white cardstock and applying distress inks to create a ink blended background. I used 4 colors in shades of red, orange and yellow. Starting with red at the bottom I worked my way up to to yellow. After removing the stencil I repeated the same process, this time over the entire cardstock. This created a muted, stenciled Read more...

Mdf plaque – Home Decor

Hello Friends ,   I am sharing a creation this week with Gold Alcohol Splash, they make your projects shine out of the ordinary!!!    These colours in spray bottles add a mist of gold along with the hue, every time you use them. Give it a try and showcase your creations in this month's challenge here . Here is how I have used a MDF Plaque to make a home décor for my new home . I gave the plaque a good quote of Gesso and waited for it to dry ! Then I started Read more...

Scrap board with Mixed Media with Alcohol splash

Hello Crafty Souls,             This is Sharada Dilip  here with my creation using Itsy Bitsy's newly launched 'Gold Alcohol Splash '.   My creation today is totally an effect of my trip this weekend to the sea aquarium. The trip has inspired me to go overboard and be bold with my creation, I chose the colours for the project with my son's help, so this is a team effort !   Here I have tried to recreate a underwater scene for the background on the canvas! Read more...

ITSY BITSY BLOG CHALLENGE #5-2017

Hello Crafters! Welcome again! This is Suman here to announce the fifth challenge of 2017.   ITSY BITSY CHALLENGE  5-2017  Theme - Anything goes using another brilliant product from the Little Birdie's family -  GOLD ALCOHOL SPLASH. Here are some guidelines to participate. Simple & easy to follow – Submission can be a card, scrapbook layouts, journal cover, mixed media, bottle art, altered art and any thing else. The project should Read more...

Watercolor cards with Say it Flowers stampset and Fairy Dust Glitter

Hello everyone, it's Juhi with some watercolor cards. I have used the beautiful "Say it with Flowers" Stamp set for today's cards. I have also used Fairy Dust in various colors on my cards. As I have mentioned in my earlier posts, watercoloring is my favorite technique. I started by stamping the flowers from the stampset on 3 watercolor panels cut to the size of my card fronts. I stamped randomly, taking care to change the orientation of the flowers and also stamp off the edges to create Read more...

Easy Watercolor Cards

Hello everyone, it's Juhi and today I'm sharing 3 watercolor cards. Watercoloring is one of my favorite techniques, you'd be surprised to know that it is not as hard as it looks, at least not the watercoloring I'm going to show you in today's post. What I really like about watercoloring on cards is that you don't need any fancy supplies to make beautiful cards. I'll be using the Berry Special Stamp set from Itsy Bitsy and Mont Marte Tube Watercolor paints for my cards.  I love how the Read more...