Mixed Media Project with Tinted Metallic Paints

Hello everyone, Pooja here Today I want to share my new mixed media project with you all, which I created with Little Birdie's Tinted Tinted Metallic paints. Have a look.... Process: I took a piece of chipboard and cut it into pieces and pasted them onto another chipboard sheet as shown in the picture below . 2. Thereafter I covered the base with some leftover paper and die cut pieces. Next, I did some stencil work with mixed media paste. 3. Applied black gesso all over Read more...

Easy Recycled Mixed Media Project

Hi Everyone! This is Ann. Today I have a video tutorial for you, showing how to create a cool and easy mixed media project. https://youtu.be/EICoyd4ZgfA Step 1: Recycling is charming, hence lets put together things we can recycle! I am re-purposing a chocolate box and other knick-knacks. Step 2: Use decoupage glue to stick  a layer of crumbled tissue paper to the surface of the box.  Create a composition on the surface of the box and glue the objects using a strong adhesive. Step Read more...

Vintage Altered Bottle with Crakle Medium

Hello everyone Pooja here! Today I have an altered art project with one step Crackle Medium that oozes out an awesome vintage appeal. Have a look Most of you know now how to do simple decoupage,  I have also done decoupage on my bottle first but with a twist....here is the process I have taken a bottle of my choice. After cleaning it,  I applied Moda burgundy paint all over it. 2. After it dried, I applied one step Crackle Medium evenly all over it. 3. When it was almost Read more...

Whimsical Beach Canvas with Mixed Media Paste

Hello Lovely people, Here's Charu wishing You all a very Happy, Prosperous and Joyful New year! May this year be filled with loads of joy, laughter, enthusiasm and loads of creativity! Today I am back with a mixed media tutorial with Little Birdie's newly launched Mixed Media Paste. The good thing about this paste is we can use it as a gesso as well as modelling paste. It comes in 2 colors in 400 gms packs and the best part is, it is good value for money! It is tintable with different Read more...

Mixed Media Shabby Chic Canvas

Hello Friends Charu here! This time I am doing a very simple shabby chic vintage style canvas. STEP 1: To start, I used Little Birdie stencils and created some texture with Mont Marte modelling paste.   This is how it looks! Love those textures!! Step 2: Then I arranged some chipboard shapes, flowers and embellishments from Itsy Bitsy before sticking them to the canvas. Step 3: When  I was happy with the arrangement of all the embellishments, I stuck them to Read more...

DIY Tutorial: Mixed Media Altered Picture Frame

Good day Y’all! Today, I’m sharing an interesting DIY Altered Picture Frame tutorial in few easy steps. Step 1: I'm altering a wooden picture frame and I've assembled a few knick-knacks to go with mixed media project. Step 2: Compose the elements on the frame and adhere them using a strong glue. Step 3: Paint a coat of black gesso all over the frame to make it jet black and let dry. Step 4: Spray Gold alcohol splash in colour of your choice and let dry. I have used 'Black Read more...

Lippan Kaam……Kutch Mirror Art in My style!

Hello all you wonderful people This is Mukta here today and I have an art canvas for you all today.  I was recently doing some research for a vacation to Rann of Kutch,  Gujarat and doing that, I came across this traditional mural art form of Kutch called  Lippan Kaam. It is also called mud and mirror work or Chittar kaam. So traditionally, It is made using a mixture of clay or mud with animal dung (preferably donkey, camel or peacock) and mirrors. It is done on the interiors as well Read more...

Altered Bottle Project with Tinted Metallic Paints- Diwali Special

Hello there all you craft-y people!! First of all Happy Diwali to you all! Today I am here to share my first project with the newly launched Tinted Metallic Paints by Little Birdie. They have superb coverage and leave an unmatched shine. These come in 12  shades and I was so excited to see all the shades!! I have clicked a pic of all the shades for you to have a look. l have altered a bottle and given it a traditional look which is perfect  for Diwali. Have a look at my creation.... Lets Read more...

Feel the nature

Hi there friends, It's Pooja here once again! Welcome to you all at the Itsy Bitsy blog. I am here today with my new mixed media project. I love to draw inspiration for my craft projects from nature and I really enjoy doing it a lot...so this time, I thought I would bring you a mixed media on those lines. I hope you find it interesting and inspirational and get motivated to do something of your own. Here is a picture of my completed project This is how I did it. I have used a canvas Read more...

A Mixed Media project everyone can try!

Hello everyone Pooja here, I am back again with a mixed media project. Many people ask me what are the basic products necessary for mixed media and what they should buy to make mixed media projects.  I would like to mention that there are no specific products required for mixed media but I have decided to make a mixed media piece that requires very less products and mediums. You can take a look and get inspired to try out one on these lines.... Now lets have a look how I made mine. 1. Read more...