Good day Y’all! Today, I’m sharing an interesting DIY Altered Tin tutorial in few easy steps. I have used supplies from Itsy Bitsy craft store for this project. Step 1: Cut out a decoupage paper that measures to the dimensions of the tin and glue it using decoupage glue. Since my theme is ‘secret script’, I have chosen a design that has script on it. Step … Continue reading DIY Tutorial: ‘Uncovering Secret Script’ Altered Tin!
Altered Bottle Art is a great idea for wedding centerpieces and home decor. Here is a step by step tutorial to repurpose bottles to create a lovely centerpiece. Step 1: Start with applying a coat of gesso onto a clean bottle and let dry. Step 2: Use a stencil and apply modelling paste to add texture to the surface of the bottle. Let dry for a … Continue reading A technique to alter your bottles like magic!
Diwali or Deepawali – the Indian festival of lights gets its name from the row (avali) of clay lamps (deepa) that Indians light outside their homes to symbolize the inner light that protects from spiritual darkness. Indians celebrate Diwali with worship, family gatherings, glittering clay lamps, festive fireworks, strings of electric lights, bonfires, flowers. Here are a few of my ideas to get creative and liven … Continue reading Craft your very own designer diyas this Diwali!
A chalkboard wall is something that entertains the kids – they can draw, colour and explore their creativity and it’s better for the environment than using paper after paper. I recently incorporated a chalkboard wall into our home for son to doodle on. The first part of the chalkboard wall was trying to figure out just the right space in the house for it. I chose … Continue reading DIY Chalkboard Accent Wall that kids will love!
A study by Dr. Richard Rende revealed that creative interaction between parents and young children engaging in activities like arts and crafts not only provides immediate and lasting cognitive benefits, but also creates a unique bonding experience that lasts for a lifetime. I began engaging my son in art when he was just 18 months old and I can confidently vouch that it is very fulfilling … Continue reading Nurture your Kid’s Creative Spirit with these Fun Craft Ideas!
Decoupage is a traditional paper craft – the art of decorating an object by gluing colored paper cutouts. The word decoupage comes from the French verb decouper, ‘to cut out’. It was in the 17th century that the craft reached its height of popularity with aristocrats, noble ladies as well as the more humble practitioners trying out the art of decoupage. Today, decoupage remains a popular craft with … Continue reading Transformations using the Craft of Decoupage
Paletteful Packs is a monthly subscription box for art supplies. Each month, they’ll send you a thematic handpicked selection of art supplies from respected brands . Every box will include full size products of a variety of media, such as pens, markers, pencils, paints, etc. The Subscription Box: Paletteful Packs The Cost: $34.95 per month (free shipping in the U.S.) The Products: Each box features thematic handpicked … Continue reading Creativity in a Box, delivered to your door every month!
In April 1975, Gary Dahl adapted to his friend’s complaint about their pets in a bar in Bonny Doon; this gave him the idea for the entire “pet” rock. A rock would not need to be walked, bathed, fed, or groomed, and it would not die, become sick. Dahl told the perfect pets and joked about it with his friends. He took his idea seriously … Continue reading Fun Pet Rock Ideas
Without proper desk organizers in place, kids study desks can be in such a mess. I was looking for a desk organizer with several different sized compartments to arrange pens, pencils, markers, and other stationery and when I found this wooden decorable organizer at Itsy Bitsy, I didn’t want to give it a miss. The best part is that one can add their own aesthetic … Continue reading ‘Songs of the Sea’ Desk Organizer for Kids
Good Day! Today, I’m here to share with you the DIY steps to create two easy yet impressive burlap canvas wall art. This is my first Design Team post for Itsy Bitsy and all the supplies used are from their store. Burlap canvas wall art with Liliana Paper crafting Medley Burlap canvas wall art with Olivia Paper crafting Medley Supplies Used: Burlap Canvas Paper Crafting … Continue reading A Nice and Easy Floral themed Burlap Canvas Wall Art