Mermaid Messenger Bag with Glitter Fabric Paints

Hello friends! Harshada here on the blog today with an altered bag project using the fabulous Little Birdie Glitter Fabric Paints! So lets get started... For this project, I chose an old jute messenger bag which was lying in my cupboard for many years. As jute has a rough texture, it is difficult to paint a fine design on it, so I decided to paint my design on another fabric and then adhere it on to the jute bag. For this, I used a thin canvas cloth from my stash. I have used two pieces of Read more...

Fun with Little Birdie Glitter Fabric Paint

Hello Crafty People... Priya here today with some fun projects using the new Glitter Fabric Paint. When I got them in my hands I was a little afraid as I didn't know how to use them but then I thought why not to make some fun projects with them which are useful also. I started with a bag and then jumped on to my T-shirt. Here is how they look So now let's see how I used these fabulous paints... Step 1: Took a plain Canvas Tote Bag  and drew a lady figure. Step 2: Through Read more...

Little Birdie Pigment Inks – A Closer Look at the Features and Uses

Hello Friends, I am Neha Bhatt This is my first post for Itsy Bitsy and hoping to do more in the future. Today, I am sharing my experience of using Little Birdie Pigment Inks.  I started my craft journey some 20 years ago with colorbox pigment inks. Since then, I have loved them. Finding international quality inks in India and that too at very affordable prices was a pleasant surprise. As we go, we will see how pigment inks are different and how to play with their characteristic. Characteristics Read more...

Wall Decor Frame with Little Birdie Flowers

Hello Itsy Bitsy fans, Priya with you today to share a mixed media wall frame. It's also an inspiration for this month’s Blog Challenge. This month's Itsy Bitsy Blog Challenge#28 is simple, “Anything goes using Little Birdie Handmade Flowers”. Moreover, who doesn’t love the handmade flowers by Itsy Bitsy's home brand Little Birdie? They are the best handmade flowers to use on any craft project. I totally love them and all my projects are incomplete without these gorgeous flowers. Here's Read more...

Altered Diary Cover

  Hello friends! Harshada here on the blog today with a simple altered project using Decoupage technique. As we are all stuck at home with limited materials and supplies, I thought of up-cycling and altering things that are easily available with all of us. Today I'll also be sharing some tips and tricks useful for working with decoupage project. So let's start with the tutorial! Well I had this black diary with me since so many months, and I didn't use it as I did not find it attractive Read more...

Lord Ganapati Wall Decor in Dhokra Style

Hello crafters, DT Jyotirmoy here today! I am back to our favorite Itsy Bitsy blog with another quick tutorial of a wall decor.  Today I am going to make a wall decor item in Dhokra (or Dokra)  style using my favorite Little Birdie Shape It. (air hardening clay) Dhokra  is a non–ferrous metal casting using the ‘lost-wax casting’ technique. It  has been used in India for over 4,000 years and is still in use. The name ‘Dhokra’ comes from the Dhokra Damar tribes, traditional metal Read more...

Shabby Chic Mixed Media Home Decor

Hi All, Sumedha here! Today I am on the blog to create a shabby chic mixed media home decor with limited supplies. As we all are in a lock down situation, we may not have lot of supplies so I wanted to create something with whatever supplies that are easily available with me keeping the 4x4 inch stencil theme  in mind for the Blog Challenge this month. 1. I have taken an old chipboard piece which was there in my stash and  have put a base layer of Gesso. Since we are working on a mixed Read more...

Upcycled Drawer Home Decor

Hello dear friends, Hope you all are doing well. Hema Bhat here with another project using the amazing 4x4 inch stencils.  I have upcycled a drawer using distressing, stenciling and decoupage techniques. For this project I chose a plywood drawer which I found discarded near my house nearly 6 months ago. I had not worked on it as the drawer was in a bad shape and needed me to spend more hours on it. So, I made use of the time to work on it while staying at home to stay safe during the lock Read more...

Home Decor Photo Frame Art With Stencils

Hello arty-crafty friends, Daksha here with you today. While we stay at home, we need to be positive and keep ourselves creatively busy to utilize our time well. I will also request you all to stay safe at home. As you know, this month's Blog Challenge is all about 4x4 inch stencils. To inspire you, here is my second post with the same. Please note: it's a picture heavy post! I have made a home decor photo frame art with mini stencils. Here I have made four 5"x 7" shadow boxes and did Read more...

Folk Art Fusion Frame

Hello creatives, Harshada here on the blog today with a new home decor project for you all.  This one is made using basic supplies, mainly chalk paints and the new 4x4 inch stencils. I was excited about exploring the artistic possibilities of using these stencils on my projects. So here's my project using these stencils in a different way. As the name suggests, its basically a folk art painting combined with the usage of stencils on a wooden tray that is converted into a frame. Before I Read more...