Mini Treasure Box with Watercolor Floral Ballet Paper Pack

Hello Crafty people, I am Kirti and I am so glad to be here with my first post on Itsy Bitsy's blog!! I am sure, you must have checked out the newly launched paper pack 'Watercolor Floral Ballet' by Little Birdie . When I received this paper pack, I was totally in love with the style and variety of floral and leafy prints on it!! While I was thinking about how to best use this pack, a brilliant idea crossed my and I created a personalized gift for someone who I really admire, someone who 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...

Coffee Art on Canvas

“A home runs on love, laughter and lots of strong coffee.” The smell of coffee reminds people of home!! Hello everyone,  Shanta here and today I will take you through a painting tutorial with an offbeat medium....Yes coffee, it is!! Coffee art developed accidentally when,  an artist unintentionally spilt some coffee on a canvas. It was then that the artist realized, it would be a great medium to work with. A popular beverage with intoxicating aroma which is a stimulant in itself, Read more...

ITSY BITSY DESIGN TEAM CALL 2018

Hello All! Itsy Bitsy is India’s no 1 Hobby, Arts & craft supply chain & the ONLY one with 19 brick & mortar stores pan India & a strong online presence. It’s time now to announce our Design Team Call for the year 2018. If you have been eagerly waiting to enter the team, this is the right moment! We are inviting talented, enthusiastic and committed designers who love to create with our products. Whether you are a mixed media expert, a decoupage specialist, a savvy scrapbooker, Read more...

Decoupage with Skeleton Leaves

Hi Friends! Wishing you all a very Happy New Year! Hope you're all in high spirits and filled with creative energy just like me!! We all know about the recent factory sale which was held at Itsy Bitsy's warehouse and we are all aware that most of the crafters shopped almost a ton of products... So, when I'd been to the warehouse, almost at the closing time on the last day, there wasn't much left, but I managed to buy a few supplies which included colourful Skeleton leaves which are so delicate Read more...

Crafter in the Spotlight Megha Tainwala

Hello dear arty crafty friends! Hope you all have started your New Year on a great note! For this year’s very first ‘Crafter in the Spotlight’ I have Megha Tainwala, a young, enthusiastic and passionate crafter, sharing her story with us. Born and raised in Bangalore, Megha carries work experience with the corporate sector as a finance and business management graduate. She delightfully gives all credit for her art and craft inspiration to her parents. Having grown up with paints and colorful Read more...

“Baby Girl” tag mini album in a box feat Watercolor Floral Ballet paper pack by Little Birdie

Hello and a happy new year, everyone! Here's my first project for 2018--quite a break from the warm Holiday reds, greens, and gold. Today, I have a tag album in a box, this time for a baby girl who's turning one. I was caught between Baby Giggles and Watercolor Ballet for this project, but decided to go with the latter-- using the former only for the sentiments. I did use a couple sheets from the Pretty Pastels collection to complement the florals. Watercolor Floral Ballet is a refreshing 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...

Sprinkle Some Glitter! Altered Bottle Art

Happy New Year to you all! Its Ann here.... Lets look at an altered bottle art, up-cycling project today. This project is easy and can be done in a few easy steps. 1. Prepare the surface Make sure the surface of the bottle is clean and dust free. Apply a coat of gesso.  Gesso prepares (or “primes”) the surface for painting, making the surface slightly textured and ready to accept  paint. 2. Dab metallic paint Use a sponge dabber to dab Tinted Metallic paint onto the center of Read more...

Layout with Mixed Media Paste

Hello everyone Pooja here, I am back again with  another creation of mine made with Mixed Media paste and Little Birdie's one step Crackle Medium. This is totally an experiment for me where I worked with both products to create my background. This is also my first experience with Little Birdie's Crackle Medium, but I am totally happy with the outcome. Have a look at what I created .... Process: To begin, I applied Mixed Media paste on a hard board. Before application, I diluted this Read more...