Itsy Bitsy Blog Challenge # 23

Itsy Bitsy Blog Challenge # 23 A very warm Hello to all my crafty friends from Meraj. I am so happy and excited to share my first creative post with you all as DT of Itsy Bitsy along with the announcement of the new Blog Challenge. Who doesn't want to have a beautiful unique piece to either adorn a house or give as a gift to our special someone.Nothing can compare with a handmade creation that carries a part of us in it. You guessed it right! The theme for this month's blog challenge is Home Read more...

Heart Wall Decor with Grainy Texture Paste

Hi everyone, Priti Jain here today at Itsy Bitsy's blog as a DT.  I will be sharing with you a pictorial of a simple wall decor with Itsy Bitsy’s craft supplies. Recently, team IB sent me Little Birdie’s Black Gesso, Grainy Texture Paste and Soft Gel Medium. So I thought of creating something using these things. I chose a heart shaped MDF plaque of approx 6” in (height) to work on. I placed it on Little Birdie’s crafting mat and gently sanded the heart base.  I applied Little Birdie’s Read more...

Opulent Lotus Pond – Craft Cement Mixed Media Decor

Hey guys, Mukta here on the blog today.  I am very excited to share this project with you all. I have never used cement in art projects  and that is why I was really excited to play with this product. This is what I have come up with....a Lotus Pond made from scratch using the craft cement. Whenever I think of lotus there are few words that come to my mind.....exotic, luxurious, sacred and beautiful. So I have clubbed all these things to come up with this Opulent Lotus Pond. Without much Read more...

Your Wings Already Exist – A Mixed Media Layout

Hello guys, I am here to share with you all a mixed media layout. This year I have been doing a lot of positive affirmations.....on my journal spreads, canvas and layouts. I feel we can achieve anything if we just stay focused and are aware of our abilities. Here is a layout which is so full of motivation and positivity and it says "Your Wings Already Exists...All You Have to Do is Fly! Here is a quick tutorial to show you how you can break a blank cardstock and make your own layouts Read more...

” Believe in Yourself ” – Mixed Media Canvas

Hey guys, Mukta here! Today, on Valentine's Day, I am sharing a mixed media heart canvas with you all.  I made this canvas to celebrate the idea of loving and believing in oneself. Well I think we are our first Valentine because even when you have no one... you will always have yourself!! So LOVE YOURSELF and BELIEVE IN YOURSELF.......ALWAYS AND FOREVER. I have a pictorial for you all. Without much ado lets get on with it... I started with a heart shaped MDF panel and pretty lacy papers Read more...

The Greatest Prayer is Patience -Buddha – Mixed Media Canvas with Instant Image Transfer

Hello All, This is Bela Shah on Itsy Bitsy's blog today!!! First of all I want to thank Rashmi Harish, Harish Closepet, Anitha Mallesh and the entire Team of Itsy Bitsy for having me on board as a design team member once again !!! This is my first blog post of this year and I hope you all are as excited as me for something different and amazing . This post is about Little Birdie's Instant Image Transfer Gel. This awesome product saves loads of waiting time and gives you get immediate results Read more...

Repurposed Mixed Media Frame

Hello everyone, Pooja here today on the blog with a mixed media project  where I have used a lot of discarded materials. I thought it was a great way to reuse old and unwanted stuff and reduce waste!

As you all know, I am a mixed media artist and I love to experiment with altered projects. I always enjoy turning useless things into  creative and beautiful pieces. Here, I have reused a lot of junk and named it a 'waste extension frame'.  Lets first have a look at the final outcome.
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Creative use of Grainy Texture Paste in Mixed Media

Hi friends, Ruchi Gupta here,

I am back as a guest designer again with yet another blog post. This time, I would be talking about creating some coloured pastes from Little Birdie's Grainy Texture Paste. The paste is quite versatile and I am sure till now most of us have used this to add texture to our projects. Today I am going to make colored texture paste and use them as a coloring medium for my mixed media project. Hope you find the step by step useful. I have included a video but do excuse Read more...

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...