Memories- A Mixed Media Project

Hi Everyone, Saadia here I want to share with you a mixed media project today, mostly painted with Little Birdie Chalk Paints. The range of Chalk Paints are so beautiful, easy to use and are versatile. They come in so many lovely colors. Lets start: I cut a heart shaped MDF board with a knife and covered it with surgical gauze. You can also use cheesecloth instead of gauze, to create texture. Next, I applied Grainy Texture Paste with a palette knife, mainly at the edges.  Little Read more...

Decoupage Indoor Planter

Hi All, Nupur here. This time I have brought you a fun project using Little Birdie decoupage papers. I am sure you all like displaying your plants in smart planters. Today I will show you how to make an attractive decoupage planter from an ordinary one. So here is the look of my final project. I started with adding a layer of gesso on my plastic planter and plate. Then I applied layers of Little Birdie Butternut Squash chalk paint and Fortune Cookie. I selected a Read more...

A Vintage Love Story – Shabby Chic Decoupage Box

Hello everyone, Mukta here! How are you all today? Hope the sun is not too harsh at your end......Its very hot here in Mumbai....That's why I am indoors crafting with a cool glass of lemonade.  I am sharing my new project with you all today which is my first attempt at decoupage. I honestly have never tried my hand at decoupage...it is something that I am afraid of....Seriously!!! Its decoupage all this month here at ItsyBitsy and I thought this is the perfect time to try my hand at this beautiful Read more...

Vintage Decoupage Pen Holder

Hello arty-crafty friends, Gayatri here! Today I am sharing a simple decoupaged pen holder as my DT project for Itsy Bitsy. I have used the A4 Decoupage Papers from Little Birdie. Before I start with my project, I would like to share my views about these decoupage papers. The papers are 70 GSM in thickness and this makes them sturdy as well as pliable. It is very easy to work with and you hardly get any wrinkles if you are careful. I generally love to work with decoupage napkins because they are 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...

Crafter in the Spotlight

Hello Artsy crafty friends Thursday’s here and so am I, with another story about a talented crafter. This week the 'Crafter in the Spotlight' is Sowmya Chethan, a Bangalore crafter who discovered her hidden talents just by chance but made sure to continue her magical journey into the creative world. How did Sowmya get into crafting, what inspires her, what are her tips for fellow crafters, her favourite quote, how would she contribute to the crafting world if she had magical powers? Read answers Read more...