Mixed Media Canvas with DIY Rust Pastes

Hello folks Suman here! Remember my earlier post where I shared how to make DIY rust pastes? I was having too much fun with my DIY Rust pastes  and thought of making another project with them. In case you missed out the last post, click on the link to the recipe in my earlier post here. Here are the pastes.... To try these pastes , I used them first on a textured background I had made few days back with Little Birdie Mixed media paste 2 in 1 - white ........ see how the Mixed Media Read more...

DIY Rust Pastes with Little Birdie Mixed Media Paste

Hi Friends,  Suman here! Today I am sharing a simple way to create your own rust pastes using Little Birdie Mixed Media Paste in white with acrylic paints and Little Birdie Color Splash inks........ Lets begin.... Supplies : Little Birdie mixed Media Paste White   ( Now you can also use The newly launched Little Birdie Grainy Texture Paste to get an even better effect) Fine Sand  ( Now you can also use the new launched Little Birdie Texture Sand ) Mixing containers Measuring Read more...

Upcycled Tray Wall Hanging

Hello everyone, Pooja here Today I am very excited to share my project!! I have been holding on to a broken wooden tray for long and I found a perfect way to up-cycle it now. This time I converted that tray into beautiful 3D wall hanging.  I also wanted to try my hands on Little Birdie's Slate Mixed Media paste and here I am with my project..... Have a look at the finished work! Process: First, I wanted to cover the broken bit of the tray so I decided to create an extended branch Read more...

Vintage Patina Altered Box

Hello everyone I am back with one more mix media project!!  This time I have altered a discarded cardboard box and given it a  a vintage patina effect. Have a look at the final creation before I take you through the process.... Process: I have used an old box for my mixed media project. First I applied Little Birdie Mixed Media Paste on the entire box (I used little water to dilute it as I was using it as gesso).  I used my finger to apply this paste just to get some extra texture. Read more...

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...

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...

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...