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...

Vintage Rustic Layout

Hello friends Pooja here at Itsy Bitsy's blog to share some crafty time with you. I usually  like to make mixed media projects and this time I tried my hands  on  a layout. I will show you how easily you can create a rustic look. This especially works out well for those who are not too confident about their colouring. The trick is, you just need to give a distressed appeal to your background using your inks.   Have a look To make this, I have chosen a blue paper from Little Birdie's Read more...

Mixed Media Altered Art – Wooden Desk Organizer

Hey arty-crafty folks, This is Mukta and I hope you all are inspired by the beautiful projects my teammates are coming up with......well at least I am in awe !!!  I have a Mixed Media Altered Art today and I am altering a Wooden Organizer with 2 compartments.  I would like to tell you that its my FIRST ATTEMPT at this genre of art and so please forgive me if I do something wrong.......I believe art is all about making mistakes and learning from them......Experimenting and Learning and having Read more...

Mixed Media Canvas …Try, Try, Try again ……

Hi friends, Suman here,         Today I am sharing a mixed media canvas with you using the Color Splash and Gold Alcohol Splash sprays.         I really struggled with this one and tried many a times to work on this canvas. I will show you some picturess of my trials and failures with this one...... First time I created some texture on the background and added some random found objects like a plastic spoon, electronic parts, a plastic lid, dried paint brush and Read more...

Let your Heart be your Compass …………

Hi Friends,   This is Suman here with a project on canvas using the new amazing 3-D chipboard range by Itsy Bitsy. I am using the pocket compass in this canvas........... Let's take a look at what I did to complete my project....   Added a layer of Mont Marte Gesso with the sponge applicator in a pouncing manner to create texture on the panel......... Added drywall tape, laces and a layer of texture with the irregular dots stencil and modelling paste .......sprayed Read more...

MERMAID’S WORLD – Altered Mixed media work on Old Note book.

Hello Crafty peeps,   Roshini here today with you to share one more mixed media project. This time my take on Mixed Media is to alter an old note book. Please have a look at the pictures.We usually use chalk paints to revamp our furniture or old decor items to add a new look. My theory was same, but I used chalk paints to revamp my old note/journal book. This can be framed or just hung on the wall. I have added sea shells, mini texture stones and Hearty Melange.... etc. to give it an under sea Read more...

ITSY BITSY BLOG CHALLENGE #6-2017

Hello Creative people,Welcome again!This is Roshini here to announce the Sixth challenge of 2017.ITSY BITSY CHALLENGE  6-2017 Theme - Anything goes using another brilliant product from the Little Birdie's family!!....  3D Chipboards.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 feature Little Birdie 3D Chipboard Designs launched recentlyUsing Read more...