29 January 2013

Decoupaged bottle

You all must be guessing what's this? well i have recycled breezer bottle
I have decoupaged it used tissue paper and matte mod podge

I loved the way these blooms came out. source of inspiration pinterest
Have rolled these fringes on chopsticks and used quilling tool to roll the fringes

20 January 2013


Design Team Call:

If you are crazy about stamping and/or paper crafting, love challenges and is a good team player - then we are looking for you...

ICR is looking to add a Designer to our Creative team.

Submissions will be taken until: Jan 28th
New Design Team will be posted on or about- Jan 30th


1. Term is for 6 Months (Feb - July 2013)

2. Submissions must be emailed to indiancraftroom@gmail.com by January 28th, 2013. Please put Design Team Call in the subject line

3. Please include the following directly in the body of email - please do not provide any links to your blogs or online resumes. All the details mentioned below should be in the email,

*** Two projects that show case you as a designer or shows your design style.
*** Any past DT experiences - we are not looking for any. So even if you have never been on    any DT you can still apply.
*** Any publications or honorary mentions.
*** Your name, address, phone, email & blog address

The Design Team member will be required to:

*** Take part in our Monthly Challenges following the theme of the set Challenge; Which means 1 project a month { you will know all of the upcoming challenges in advance, so no hassles} [ANY type of inspiration project: cards, scrap book layouts, paper creations, altered art... whatever makes YOU happy!]
***  Take part in any other events that we may hold, like a Blog Hop or other special events on ICR.
***  Have a BLOG to post and promote ICR and all its happenings.
***  Turn in ASSIGNMENTS ON TIME and the ability to work quickly in case of emergency submissions.
*** Commit to COMMENTING on ALL participation to challenges AND submissions on ICR.
***  Post our ICR Blinkie in signatures & on your blog!
*** Provide at least 1 Tutorial during your 6 month term (more are always welcome)

*** Help the team with Challenge Sponsorships etc


Please only apply if you are a serious designer and can commit 6 months to ICR. You do not necessarily need experience, but commitment and being DRAMA FREE is a MUST!

Thanks for reading this long post and Good Luck to everyone… Show US what YOU got!

We are all excited to have YOU aboard the DT.

12 January 2013

another calender

Hi everyone i am back with another calender

I have used a thick cardstock it must be 300gsm
Used echo park paper (birthday boy) and paper smooch stamps, for coloring i used momento markers the calender is a print out 

I got queries regarding my previous 2 posts 
Here i am sharing the details for the calender i made 
I have used the shirt packing box for the base of the calender and also will surely make a tutorial for the flowers i made

And for the new year card its 3*3 inch card i have used 3 dimensional stickers which i bought from hobby ideas store in bangalore

If you have any more queries let me know will be happy to help you :)

05 January 2013

Hopping Along for Beyond Grey ...

We love to celebrate every small accomplishment and that makes it big. Here at Beyond Grey Challenges we are celebrating a year gone by and the arrival of a year that seems promising and ever so exciting. Why not make the best out of such opportunities ?? Why don't we hop our way to glory :D ....and win a cute hamper?
To celebrate it ...I made a lil something ... Hope you guys like it :)

We have a blog hop for you to kickstart a new set of challenges at Beyond Grey, a new Design Team and a new set of ideas..we promise lot more fun and frolic in the  year 2013..The Beyond Grey Challenges Design team call is still very much ON but only till January 16th so why don't you hop with us while also submitting your top 3 entries to the  DT call. 

You have 6 stops before you get a chance to win some goodies courtesy Pooja Parate. One random but very lucky hopper would claim the prize on January 8th, 2013. All you have to do is leave some love in the comments section at all the six stops. 
Bhavana Kesarkar (http://blendingartandcraft.blogspot.in) -->  ur here

If you are here first then I request you to follow the chronology and start with Pooja Next :)

And we wish you a Happy New Year :) and we hope that you would all join us in celebrating the kick off party for BGC DT 2013 :D 
Hope you like what we have to offer :)

03 January 2013

2013 Calender

Happy New Year to you all!!!
At ICR we have fresh new challenge

Here is the challenge pad for you-