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...

duo mixedmedia canvases using alcohol sprays

Hello ItsyBitsy Followers..... As you all know that I am here sharing some inspiration using the new alcohol sprays from ItsyBitsy, for the first time in crafting industry alcohol coloring mediums in spray form. I have made two canvases in black and white bases with same alcohol sprays to show you their versatility and final look of colors. Have a look and make sure you try the sprays. Step 1: I have chosen two mini canvases from store. Step2: Add some cheese cloth with silicon glue Read more...

mixed media on burlap canvas

Hello My Dear Sweet Crafters,                Roshini here today to inspire you with one more project, I am using the new burlap canvas 8x8 inches, which I transformed into a mixed media project using very limited supplies from Itsy Bitsy store.Have a look at the pics and then I will explain you how to make it in few simple steps.I have used a reverse side of mini canvas bought from store.The chipboard feathers hanging below are from the dream catchers chipboard.    Bubble stencil on the Read more...

HOME Canvas using Itsy Bitsy Burlap Panel and Shabby Chic Natural Burlap Stack

Hello everyone, Its Suman Pandit here today with an inspiration with Burlap Panel I am using the newly launched 12"x12" inch Itsy Bitsy Burlap Panel and Shabby Chic Natural Burlap Stack for today's project. I created house shapes on paper and created simple templates for the houses. Then I cut out the house shapes from the Shabby Chic burlap stack ......... Mix-matched different designs from the burlap stack, layered with lace, corrugated card stock, colored book pages and Read more...

ITSY BITSY BLOG CHALLENGE #4-2017

Hello Crafters!Welcome again!This is Sharada here to announce the fourth challenge of 2017. ITSY BITSY CHALLENGE  4-2017 Theme -Anything Goes using Little Birdie  Shabby Chic or Classy Chic or Burlap canvas panel(Stretched Burlap) Here are some guidelines to participate. Simple & easy to follow –Submission can be a journal, card, table decor, bag, candle decoration or anything else with Shabby Chic or Classy Chic stack. It can also be a wall décor, earring holder, message holder Read more...

Little Birdie Matt Chalk Acrylic Paints on Mixed Media Cards

Hello friends  As you know I experimented with the Little Birdie Chalk paints on various surfaces such as Glass, Bamboo and Cardboard in my earlier posts see here and here. For today's post I decided to try the chalk paints on card stock. I took a 6" x 12" piece of card stock for both the cards. For the first card, I used the FROZEN ICE , RAINY DAY  and SNOW and with a stiff brush randomly covered the top half of the card stock.....stenciled with Irregular Dots stencil from the store and BUTTERNUT Read more...

Mixed Media creation with ALTERABLE PHOTO FRAME and Thin cut dies

Hello friends Today I am here to share a creation I made using Alterable photo frame and Thin cut diesThese amazing alterables are whitewashed making it easy for you to decoupage. Colour, embellish, decorate or decoupage to give a contemporary or rustic look, the possibilities are endless. Perfect for DIY projects and home decor.Here is a step by step photo tutorial on how I made this  Mixed Media creation with Alterable Photo Frame and Thin cut diesI started with covering the frame with pattern Read more...

“Once upon a time” mini album in a box feat. Pebbles Homemade stack by Jen Hadfield

Hello, everyone!Here's wishing you a very happy 2017! Hope you are having a creative start to the new year. I am Suchi, here today with my first post on the Itsy Bitsy blog (yay!)--an altered mobile phone case which houses a skinny mini album. This match-box case measures 3.25x7.5 inches--and holds a 3x6 inch mini album with a no-gusset binding.The papers are from the delightful Pebbles Homemade stack by Jen Hadfield. The collection is a burst of peppy mint, peach, mustard, and coral, balanced by Read more...