Mixed Media Decorative Treasure Box

Hello creative folks, This is Seema here! I am back again with an interesting step-by-step tutorial.  I love to work with different kind of mediums to make my projects. This time I have selected mixed media form to make the box. I am in love with mixed media art. The best part is that the Itsy-Bitsy store has each and everything related to mixed media or any other form of art.:) Let's start!! I made a beautiful wooden treasure box using Thai Clay and other mixed media products Read more...

Vintage Decoupage Box with a Touch of Mixed Media

Hello arty-crafty friends! Daksha here! For today's post I have decoupage watch box with a touch of mixed media. I did decoupage box after long time and I wanted something different, so here it is. Step by step instructions First I gave a coat of white gesso and then gave two coats of white chalk paint to the box all around. In between, I sanded with a sanding block to get a smooth finish. I made these Thai clay flourishes in advance as they need 24 hours to dry. I have Read more...

Welcome – Medley with Mandala and Watercolour Embellishments

Hello friends, Warm welcome to all the readers from  DT member Vaishali. Today I am sharing an interesting medley of some wonderful new products, that are a part of my DT kit for this month. In the picture above are some of the products from my kit, that I have crafted with to make a WELCOME BOARD. Have also used the beautiful Mandala stencil with different mediums, in different ways on different surfaces. So let's get started to know it all. Step wise procedure to make the Welcome Read more...

DIY Dream Catcher and Hoop Mail with Watercolor Embellishments

Hello  Crafty Members, DT Charu here with another simple fun and easy project with watercolor embellishments. One of the most popular craft activities right now is watercolor painting! Itsy Bitsy has designed some wonderful  new Watercolor Art  embellishments to appeal to a broad range of ages and abilities. The watercolor embellishments pack comes in  different designs like windows, flowers, succulents, vintage cars,  flowers etc. Each design is printed on  100% cold pressed  watercolor Read more...

Opulent Lotus Pond – Craft Cement Mixed Media Decor

Hey guys, Mukta here on the blog today.  I am very excited to share this project with you all. I have never used cement in art projects  and that is why I was really excited to play with this product. This is what I have come up with....a Lotus Pond made from scratch using the craft cement. Whenever I think of lotus there are few words that come to my mind.....exotic, luxurious, sacred and beautiful. So I have clubbed all these things to come up with this Opulent Lotus Pond. Without much Read more...

Spooky Altered Mask – Mixed Media

Hello all, This is Bela here! Today,  I have  an altered mask for you. Yes its kind of spooky! Totally out of my comfort zone but I gave it a try because I wanted to explore something new!! I had bought this mask from a fair long time ago and it was lying somewhere in my stash. I took it out few days ago so that I could work on it. I have made a video tutorial for the same. Hope you enjoy the process. Here's the step by step Instructions.... I added texture to the whole mask with Read more...

Home Decor: Delightful Bird House

Hello Lovelies, How was your weekend? I spent the weekend doing some spring drawing and watercolor in my sketchbook. I just love spring! What about you all? Spring is the best time of the year! Winter is finally over, there are more hours of daylight and there’s a buzz in the air and you feel happier. You see beautiful flowers, butterflies, birds and know spring has arrived! I just get nostalgic. From last few days I am watching a pair of birds searching for right place to nestle and Read more...

Bird House Table Lamp – Mixed Media Decor

Hello friends, Hope all are doing great. DT Vaishali on the blog today and I am super excited to share my creation - Bird House Table Lamp with you all. I had great fun working with mixed media products from the store in this project. I have a video tutorial explaining the detailed process that  I completely enjoyed....It also  explains effects and uses of different mixed media mediums. Click here to see it! Link Recently, Itsy Bitsy  added wonderful wooden bases from AC Moore Read more...

Your Wings Already Exist – A Mixed Media Layout

Hello guys, I am here to share with you all a mixed media layout. This year I have been doing a lot of positive affirmations.....on my journal spreads, canvas and layouts. I feel we can achieve anything if we just stay focused and are aware of our abilities. Here is a layout which is so full of motivation and positivity and it says "Your Wings Already Exists...All You Have to Do is Fly! Here is a quick tutorial to show you how you can break a blank cardstock and make your own layouts Read more...

” Believe in Yourself ” – Mixed Media Canvas

Hey guys, Mukta here! Today, on Valentine's Day, I am sharing a mixed media heart canvas with you all.  I made this canvas to celebrate the idea of loving and believing in oneself. Well I think we are our first Valentine because even when you have no one... you will always have yourself!! So LOVE YOURSELF and BELIEVE IN YOURSELF.......ALWAYS AND FOREVER. I have a pictorial for you all. Without much ado lets get on with it... I started with a heart shaped MDF panel and pretty lacy papers Read more...