Mixed Media Layout by Dr. M.V. Pratyusha

Hello Crafty friends, today we have another guest designer at the Itsy Bitsy blog. She is the extremely talented and versatile Dr. M.V. Pratyusha! She is a well-known name in the crafting industry and we are delighted and happy to have her with us today. Quilling is her forte, however, today she has tried her hands on mixed media. Check out the blog to see this amazing creation & please show your love by leaving your valuable comments for our guest designer. Over to Pratyusha..This is a mixed Read more...

Altered Notebook Cover

Good Morning!This is Tanvi & in this post today I will share with you a simple makeover of a notebook cover. This pictorial is perfect for beginners wanting to try mixed media.The first step is to prepare the surface. Gesso the front, back & spine of the book. TIP - I always prefer dabbing the gesso onto the surface rather than using a brush, this way you not only avoid brush marks but dabbing with a sponge, adds some texture too! Gesso provides teething for the acrylic paint.To decorate Read more...

Crafter In The Spotlight 6 – Itsy Bitsy

Hello friends!! Itsy Bitsy brings you "CRAFTER IN THE SPOTLIGHT" – a unique way of encouraging and appreciating the talented crafters. We recognize talented crafters week after week, turn the spotlight on them & feature them in our "CRAFTER IN THE SPOTLIGHT"!We love what you talented crafters create & are amazed at each of your unique creations every single day! We love the way you use Itsy Bitsy products & give life to those products.We are very excited to announce this week’s “ Read more...

Crafter In The Spotlight 4 – Itsy Bitsy

Hello friends!! Itsy Bitsy brings you "CRAFTER IN THE SPOTLIGHT" – a unique way of encouraging and appreciating the talented crafters. We recognize talented crafters week after week, turn the spotlight on them & feature them in our "CRAFTER IN THE SPOTLIGHT"! We love what you talented crafters create & are amazed at each of your unique creations every single day! We love the way you use Itsy Bitsy products & give life to those products.We are very excited to announce this week’s Read more...

Blog Hop – Sharada Dilip

Good Morning! This is Rashmi & I am here to welcome Sharada Dilip, our Facebook Coordinator to the design team.   An MBA graduate, Sharada loves making scrapbooks though she started as a card maker. Creating layouts with a sense of detail & layering is what she loves. She is passionate about making mini albums & enjoys book binding techniques too.Over to Sharada now!Hello Folks ,This is Sharada Dilip here, Pretty excited to be on the Itsy Bitsy Design Team! This is my First Post Read more...

Crafter In The Spotlight – Itsy Bitsy

Hello friends!! Itsy Bitsy brings you "CRAFTER IN THE SPOTLIGHT" – a unique way of encouraging and appreciating the talented crafters. Week after week, we will bring you talented & versatile crafters, some seasoned and crafting from many years others, budding crafters but holding a lot of promise. We love what you create & are amazed at each of your unique creations every single day! We love the way you use Itsy Bitsy products & give life to those products.We are very excited to announce Read more...

Spectacular Wall Art with Itsy Bitsy Metallic Paints and Alcohol Inks.

Hi Folks! A very good morning to you!! Hope you are having a great week. Itsy Bitsy is conducting a series of workshops in the month of April. A couple of our workshops (18th April) had to be rescheduled due to Karnataka bandh. For people who might have missed the workshop, here is a step by step tutorial for a spectacular wall art.Itsy Bitsy has recently introduced a range of fantastic metallic paints! These come in many lovely shades and in this tutorial we are going to show you a very simple technique Read more...

Hot Melt Glue and Metallic Paints Wall Art

Hi Folks! Welcome to another Itsy Bitsy Tutorial! Hope you guys had a great weekend! For lot of people, mainstream art is very daunting. To the extent that many people do not even give it a shot, assuming that they cannot paint. The mixed media technique however, has encouraged lot of people to at least try their hand at art. Many have been pleasantly surprised that they actually can create fantastic pieces of art using alternative techniques and gradually moved on to fine arts.Today, we are going Read more...