Mixed Media Journal Cover with Embossing Texture Paste

Hello everyone, it's Pooja here today in the blog. Today I am here to share another of my mixed media projects. I have come with a tutorial of  how I created my mixed media art journal cover. Also, this project is more about texture and less embellishments. You can see how  Little Birdie  Embossing Texture Paste is enough to create awesome textures! But before I begin....have a look what we are going to learn in this post. Process: First, I did done some stencil work with Grainy Read more...

A Small Mixed Media Altered box

Hello everyone, Pooja here Today I am going to share a mixed media altered box with you all. I am sure many of you have this kind of empty boxes, like jewellery boxes, watch boxes etc. This project is simple and easy to make altered project. I am sure you will find it inspiring and worth giving a try! Here is a picture of my altered box....Have a look!!   Tutorial: 1. I have used an empty small, black box which is made of hard cardboard. I did some stencil work with Little Birdie Read more...

Working with Stencils- Some Basic Techniques

Hi Everyone, Saadia here Little Birdie Crafts has recently launched beautiful new stencil designs and great art and mixed media journals. I thought I should share with you some of the very basic stenciling techniques, these will be useful to those who are new to stencils. I used only one design of stencil in almost all of the techniques. Stencils and stenciling: The stencil is usually a thin sheet of material, such as paper, plastic, wood or metal, with numbers, alphabets or a design cut Read more...

Life is Beautiful -A Mixed Media Layout

Hi Everyone... Saadia here, Today, I want to share with you a mixed media layout. Little Birdie Crafts has recently launched new designs of flowers. They are very beautiful and perfect for mixed media layouts, scrapbooks, canvas, cards and home decor projects. Lets start: I used an old 10x 12 inches canvas. It had old paint and papers on it. I covered it with white gesso. Little Birdie gesso is my new favourite. It is stark white and primes the surface beautifully even with a single coat. Read more...

A Vintage Mixed Media Altered Box

Hi Everyone, Saadia here! Today, I want to share with you an altered box. I used Little Birdie's recently launched colors of Chalk Paints. The chalk paints are fast drying matte acrylic paints. They can be used on home decor projects, furniture, canvas , paper and even very slick surfaces. They give beautiful coverage even with one coat and the color range is just amazing.   I hope you like my project. Lets start: I covered the box with Little Birdie's white Gesso. This 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...

Deco Tray with Little Birdie Decoupage Paper

Hello Ladies.....….. This is Hema here......!! Hope all you guys are geared up to play along with us this month's Blog Challenge. We have an interesting challenge ... anything made from Little Birdie's A4 Decoupage  papers. The decoupage papers come in packs of 4 sheets, with two similar designs each and you have a wonderful choice to pick from!!  Few details of the papers Features/ Highlights  of the Decoupage papers-  SIZE – The papers come in a user friendly size – Read more...

Spring Is In The Air- Mixed Media Canvas

Hello everyone Pooja here! I am back with a new inspirational project created with newly lunched mixed media products. I have created a canvas which is inspired by the season of life, 'Spring'. I have used Fiber Paste, Mixed Media Stone, Mixed Media Sand to create awesome background for my project. These products are amazing, and this is my first try on Little Birdie Fiber Paste. I found it to be awesome, with fabulous texture. I can vouch, people who love textures will adore this product once they 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...