Live Your Dreams – A Mixed Media Canvas

Hi Everyone, Saadia here, Today, I am sharing  a mixed media project with you. I hope you like it. Let's start : I used an 8x10 inches canvas panel by Monte Marte, as my substrate. I covered it with Little Birdie 2 in 1 Mixed Media paste. I applied the paste through a  Little Birdie stencil. Next, I glued my embellishments with Heavy Gel medium - Matte. I glued the flowers with hot glue gun to save time. After that, I covered everything with White gesso. This gesso is Read more...

A Rustic Mixed Media Project on Canvas

Hi Everyone, Saadia here: Sharing with you a rustic mixed media project today. I have used lots of heavy elements in my project. The Heavy Gel Medium by Little Birdie Crafts is ideal for gluing heavy objects. Little Birdie Crafts- Heavy Gel Medium: Transparent, flexible, extra heavy body acrylic gel medium Can be used to glue heavy objects in mixed media projects Extends volume, viscosity and density of acrylic paints along with increasing brilliance and transparency Read more...

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...

Making Resin Embellishments with Resin and Hardener

Hello Friends, I am Sunita Tandon and  today, as a guest DT in Itsy Bitsy's blog, I will share with you some tricks and tips of making resin embellishments. Little Birdie's Resin and hardener can be used for making wonderful embellishments that you can  further use in your projects. Have a look at the finished product to believe in what I say! Let's start making the embellishments:- Step 1 The supplies which you will need are :- Silicon Moulds, Little Birdie Resin (Clear and Read more...

Be You, Bravely- Mixed Media Layout

Hi everyone, Saadia here! I want to share with you, my first project as part of the DT for Itsy Bitsy. I'm so happy and excited to be here. Today I will be sharing a mixed media project with you that has blended textures and some vintage hues. Have a look...   To begin with, I used a MDF board as the base for my project.  I trimmed it to 6 x 10 inches. Applied surgical gauze to it with Little Birdie Soft Gel Medium-Matte. Thereafter I applied Little Birdie Grainy Texture Read more...

Mixed Media Canvas with DIY Rust Pastes

Hello folks Suman here! Remember my earlier post where I shared how to make DIY rust pastes? I was having too much fun with my DIY Rust pastes  and thought of making another project with them. In case you missed out the last post, click on the link to the recipe in my earlier post here. Here are the pastes.... To try these pastes , I used them first on a textured background I had made few days back with Little Birdie Mixed media paste 2 in 1 - white ........ see how the Mixed Media Read more...

Vintage Patina Altered Box

Hello everyone I am back with one more mix media project!!  This time I have altered a discarded cardboard box and given it a  a vintage patina effect. Have a look at the final creation before I take you through the process.... Process: I have used an old box for my mixed media project. First I applied Little Birdie Mixed Media Paste on the entire box (I used little water to dilute it as I was using it as gesso).  I used my finger to apply this paste just to get some extra texture. 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...

A Mixed Media project everyone can try!

Hello everyone Pooja here, I am back again with a mixed media project. Many people ask me what are the basic products necessary for mixed media and what they should buy to make mixed media projects.  I would like to mention that there are no specific products required for mixed media but I have decided to make a mixed media piece that requires very less products and mediums. You can take a look and get inspired to try out one on these lines.... Now lets have a look how I made mine. 1. Read more...