New Year Memory Album

Hola! Mansa Priya with the first post of the Year. A sweet ending and a new beginning brings a lot of mixed emotions. Lots of memories to take forward from 2019... Suddenly all of us get charged with new energy, ambitions, and to-do lists for the coming year filled with hopes and dreams. I am sure 2020 is all about good vibes, bigger goals, more happiness, less pain, and being stronger and more focused than ever. Happy New Dreams Happy New Days Happy New Desires Happy New Ways Happy Read more...

Floral Stone Texture Frames

Hey crafty people, Lekha here with another project using the Little Birdie Stone Texture Paste. See how these Stone Texture Pastes in different colours can transform a plain wooden frame into a pretty home decor piece. Let's get started with this easy tutorial. I painted these two frames with chalk paints( Butternut Squash and Rainy Day) with a coordinating color to the the Stone Texture Paste. These frames can be put on the wall as well sit on table top. 2. On the first frame I Read more...

DIY Diwali Gift Box

Hello everyone! Diwali, is a festival which is celebrated with lot of love and zeal. Sweets, crackers, rangoli, diyas are a 'must' during this festive season. Handmade gifts can be such a wonderful way to surprise your loved ones. Here I am presenting an exclusive Book Box Card greetings which you can make for your loved ones this Diwali. I took a lot of pictures to explain the process well. I used a 300 gsm white sheet to make my book box card. I cut the sheet into 18" X 8" for the Read more...

The Little Bird Cottage

Hello arty-crafty people, Lekha here with my take on the Stone Texture Paste and my inspiration for this month's challenge. But before that, wanted to show you my last shopping haul from Itsy Bitsy store. I have always loved these handmade flowers from IB and the Sale is the best time to buy them at amazing prices. So if you missed having these in your stack and than hurry and buy these gorgeous flowers from the IB store. Would share my projects  using these flowers soon. Coming to the project Read more...

Welcome Board – Ft. Little Birdie Acrylic Pouring Paints and Pouring Medium

Hola! Manasa Priya here, back on India's favourite craft blog - Itsy Bitsy with a DIY welcome board using the newly launched Pouring Medium. I am a very frugal crafter, using all my art supplies dearly and sparse. That's one of the many reasons I never tried acrylic pour before, even though it's such a simple form of art. But, trust me when I tell you this is such a relaxing and addictive form of art that you wouldn't stop with one project once you start POURING. By the way, have Read more...

Fun DIY Pour Paint Canvas

Hi everyone, Lekha here! Today I would be sharing with you a fun DIY project using Little Birdie's Pouring Medium and the Acrylic Pouring Paints. Acrylic pouring or fluid art is a painting technique where acrylic paint is mixed with  pouring medium and then poured onto a surface in a variety of ways.  Sometimes colors are poured directly from individual cups, and at other times multiple colors are combined into one cup and poured together. What makes every paint pouring project so Read more...

Ganesha Abstract Wall Decor

Namaste! We see Ganesha in numerous forms each year around the festival. Be it with strokes of lines on paper, skyscraper high statues, or some themed and creatively dressed forms. To each artist, their own! Manasa Priya here wishing you all a very happy Ganesh Chaturthi in advance. May all your beginnings be happy, endings be sweet, and obstacles be gone! With Little Birdie's recently launched pouring paint range at Itsy Bitsy, I decided to try an abstract art with pouring art so it Read more...

The Primrose Affair

Hi crafty people, Lekha here and I am back with a 'Home Decor' creation for you, which is the theme for this month's Blog Challenge.  I would be up cycling an almost 20 year old instrument box . It's one of my favorite boxes for stocking all my quilling supplies, stamps, and ink while I travel or have to take them for small workshops. A friend recently suggested to beautify this boring black box and here I am with my version. Nothing else could have been more gorgeous than Itsy Bitsy's Primrose Read more...

Upcycled Tray Centerpiece

Hello August and my creative friends! Manasa Priya here today! The festive season begins in India! That simply means more guests at home and some enthusiastic home decorating efforts for everyone! I decided to do a makeover for an old tray which was lying unused for a long time. For this project, I planned to make it waterproof, so that it could be used as a  centre piece for the table. For that, my main focus remained on Stone Texture Paste and resin . Now let's get started with Read more...

Heart Felt Florals

Hi lovely people, Lekha Jain here! I am back with the Itsy Bitsy design team for another term. Its a complete honor to be a part of a very creative group and laying my hands on some awesome craft supplies (don't we all love IB products!!). This month's theme for the Blog Challenge is 'Home Decor' and I thought of designing a wooden plaque for my picture wall at home. After pondering over many ideas and techniques, I zeroed on a heart shaped plaque with some handcrafted felt flowers. If you have Read more...