Friday, 13 May 2022

Sleigh Art Journal

Hello my dear lovely crafty friends. Welcome back to my blog. 


A very warm good morning to you all. Hope everyone is doing fine. Here it is summer going on but the weather is very cold and daily its raining due to cyclone effects. 


Welcome back to My Time To Craft Christmas Challenge and this fortnight our theme Sled-Sleigh. My hands are still in bad condition so this time my mother created this art journal page, I was giving instructions to her and she was creating it according to it.



Hope you like it. Please do leave me feedback so that I can improve myself more.


Happy Crafting and Stay Safe 


Handmade by 

Meenaa Gauthami Herale 

A Bedridden Artist 

Friday, 6 May 2022

Around The House

Hello my lovely dear crafty friends. Welcome back to my blog. 


A very warm good morning to you all. How are you all doing? Hope everything is fine at your side.


Welcome back to My Time To Craft Challenge and this fortnight our theme is AROUND THE HOUSE. 


I have created something different again this time using lots of different techniques. 



I have created an Nameplate for my house and its measure 12" by 18". Its a little big board. Here I have used foiling, decoupage, heat embossing, wet embossing, stencilling, pouring, one step crackle, colour blending etc. 


Hope you all like it. Please do leave me feedback so that I can improve myself more. 


Happy Crafting and Stay Safe. 


Handcrafted by 

Meenaa Gauthami Herale 

A Bedridden Artist. 

Sunday, 1 May 2022

Decoupage Cake Stand With Resin

Hello my lovely dear crafty friends. Welcome back to my blog. 


A very warm good morning to you all. How are you all doing?? Here the condition is too warm and can't live with fan on 24×7. 


Welcome back to Scrapping4fun Monthly Challenge and this month our theme is 



This time I have came with something different new work.


I have created an Cake Stand using lot of different techniques and mediums. I enjoyed alot while doing this work.



I loved the outcome of this stand but my table was not level so the resin finishing didn't came as I thought. 


Here are few more pictures of it 






I have used one step crackle, stencilling, decoupage, resin and colour blending to create this Cake Stand. 


Hope you all liked it. Please do leave me feedback so that I can improve myself more. 


Happy Crafting and Stay Safe 



Handcrafted by 

Meenaa Gauthami Herale 

A Bedridden Artist. 

Friday, 22 April 2022

Outdoor Property Marking

Hello my lovely dear crafty friend. Welcome back to my blog. 


A very warm good morning to you all. Hope everyone is doing fine and staying safe.


Welcome back to My Time To Craft Challenge blog and this fortnight our theme is OUTDOOR PROPERTY MARKING (fences, gates, walls, arbods etc.)


I have created a simple cute fridge magnet as my part of design team member. 



First I coloured the background using chalk paints and blended it. Next I coloured the house fence and cat in grey chalk paint. After it dry I did insta transfer on house and ground  only to give visual effect. At back I coloured it with black chalk paint and adhered a magnet to finish it off.


Hope you like it. Please do leave me feedback so that I can improve myself more. 


Happy Crafting and Stay Safe 


Handcrafted by 

Meenaa Gauthami Herale 

A Bedridden Artist 

Friday, 8 April 2022

Be Kind To Yourself

Hello my dear lovely crafty friends. Welcome back to my blog. 


A very warm good morning to you all. Hope everyone is doing fine and staying safe. 


Welcome back to My Time To Craft Challenge and this fortnight our theme is SPRINGTIME INSECTS. 


I have created an double page art journal using free butterflies digi image from Marta Łapkowska esty shop.


I coloured the background using CrafTangles Art Sprays and did stencilling using Distress Ink and stencil using Distress blending brush. Next I did stamping using iCraft script stamp set and Wendy Vecchi Archival Ink. Next arranged the butterflies and once I was happy with placement, then I adhered it using liquid glue. At last I added few ready to use sentiments from CrafTangles.




Hope you like it. Please do leave me feedback so that I can improve myself more. 


Materials used 

CrafTangles Art Sprays -Sunny Yellow, Beachy Sand, Orange Squash. 

CrafTangles Stencil 

iCraft Script Rubber Stamp. 

Wendy Vecchi Archival Ink.

CrafTangles - Creativity Sentiments 1 Transperant Sticker Sheets. 


Happy Crafting and Stay Safe 


Handmade by 

Meenaa Gauthami Herale 

A Bedridden Artist 

Friday, 1 April 2022

Christmas Interactive Bookmark

Hello my dear lovely crafty friends. Welcome back to my blog. 


A very warm good evening to you all. Hope everyone is good and staying safe. 


Welcome back to My Time To Craft Christmas Challenge and this fortnight our theme is Use 2 or More Pattern Papers. 


This time I have created a interactive bookmark.









I have used Dress My Craft pattern papers and Mintay Christmas Element Sheet to create this bookmark. 

Hope you like it. Please do leave me feedback so that I can improve myself more. 


Happy Crafting and Stay Safe 


Handmade by 
Meenaa Gauthami Herale 
A Bedridden Artist 

Spring Embellishments

 Hello my dear lovely crafty friends. Welcome back to my blog and do support me and my work. 


A very warm good morning to you all. Hope everyone is doing well and staying Safe. Here its mid of summer season and this summer heat is killing me. 


Welcome back to Scrapping4fu

n Monthly Challenge and this month our theme is SPRING.

 


I have created 2 handmade embellishment using chippings and other materials. 




I have used iCraft chippings, chalk paints, insta transfer, floral ephemera etc to create this 2 embellishments. I have added lots of layers to them.


Hope you all liked it. Please do leave me feedback so that I can improve myself more. 


Happy Crafting and Stay Safe 


Handcrafted by 

Meenaa Gauthami Herale 

A Bedridden Artist 

Friday, 25 March 2022

Vintage Style Layering Embellishments

Hello my dear lovely crafty friends. Welcome back to my blog and keep supporting me and my work. 


A very warm good evening to you all. Hope you all are happy and staying safe. 


Welcome back to My Time To Craft Challenge and this fortnight our theme is LOTS OF LAYERS (atleast 3).


I have created few embellishments using chipboard as the base.






Here I have used iCraft chippings, chalk paints, insta transfer, floral ephemera, etc. I have created lots of layers on each embellishment with flowers. Creating handmade embellishments is one of my favourite things and created these embellishments after a long gap.

Hope you all liked it. Please do leave me feedback so that I can improve myself more. 

Happy Crafting and Stay Safe 


Handmade by 
Meenaa Gauthami Herale 
A Bedridden Artist 

Tuesday, 1 March 2022

Watercolor Journal Page

Hello my dear lovely crafty friends. Welcome back to my blog. 


A very warm good morning to you all. Hope everyone is good and staying safe. 


Welcome back to Scrapping4fun monthly challenge and this month our theme is 




I have created an Round Art Journal page using an 4inchs watercolor paper from CrafTangles. 



I have drawn this image and coloured it using Altenew Watercolour 36 half pan set and highlighted it with White gel pen.


Hope you like it. Please do leave me feedback so that I can improve myself more. 


Happy Crafting and Stay Safe 


Handcrafted by

Meenaa Gauthami Herale 

A Bedridden Artist 

Friday, 25 February 2022

Embossing Wet Or Dry

Hello my dear lovely crafty friends. Welcome  back to my blog. 


A very warm good evening to you all. How are you all doing? What cooking on your craft table??


Welcome back to My Time To Craft Challenge blog and this fortnight our theme is EMBOSSING ( Wet Or Dry )


For this challenge I have created 2 inspiration projects.


Fridge Magnet 



First I created the background using Embossing Paste & Stencil and let it to air dry. Once it dried I gave a coat of black chalk paint to it. Next I adhered the 2 sticks on top & bottom and the bird with house Chipboard and gave a coat of black chalk paint. Let it dry and once it dried I did dry brushing using few chalk paints. 


And my 2nd inspiration post is 



I have created an Passport cover using Cardstock and pattern papers. But for the front I have created my pattern paper using Embossing Paste & Script Stencil and embellished  it with chipboard items. 


Hope you all liked it. Please do leave me feedback so that I can improve myself more. 


Happy Crafting and Stay Safe 


Handcrafted by 

Meenaa Gauthami Herale 

A Bedridden Artist 

Saturday, 19 February 2022

Nativity Circle Art Journal

Hello my dear lovely crafty friends. Welcome back to my blog. 


A very warm good evening to you all. Hope everyone is good and staying safe. 


Welcome back to My Time To Craft Christmas Challenge and this fortnight our theme for the challenge is Nativity.


I have  created an art journal in 4inch circle and as I don't have to much of Christmas related stamp sets so I hand drawn this.


I coloured the image using Altenew Watercolour 36 half pan set. 

Hope you all liked it. Please do leave me feedback so that I can improve myself more. 


Happy Crafting and Stay Safe 


Handmade by 

Meenaa Gauthami Herale 

A Bedridden Artist 


Friday, 11 February 2022

Let Love Show You The Way

Hello my dear lovely crafty friends. Welcome back to my blog. A very warm good afternoon to all and hope everyone is staying safe and well. 


Welcome back to My Time To Craft Challenge and this fortnight our theme is  ALL YOU NEED IS LOVE.


I have created an double page art journal using Art by Marlene products. 

To create background I have use Gelli Print technique for the first time and I have used Dylusion Sprays as my medium. 


Hope you like it. Please do leave feedback so that I can improve myself more. 


Happy Crafting and Stay Safe 


Handmade by 

Meenaa Gauthami Herale 

A Bedridden Artist 

Tuesday, 1 February 2022

Scrapping4fun Challenge #209



 Hello my dear lovely crafty friends, Welcome back to my blog. 


A very warm good morning to you all. Hope everyone is staying safe. 


Welcome back to this month challenge at Scrapping4fun Challenge Blog and this month our theme for the challenge is


I have created a single page art journal using Distress Spray. 


First I coloured the background using Distress Stain Spray using brush and lot of water. After it dry, I did stencilling to give visual effect. Next I did stamping using script stamp and Vintage photo Oxide Ink. Next I adhered the digi image which is free on Marta Itsy shop. At last I adhered the word from another digi image set. Finally did little rough lines using Black Pen and White Gel Pen. 


Hope you like it. Please do leave me feedback so that I can improve myself more. 


Handmade by 

Meenaa Gauthami Herale 

A Bedridden Artist 



Friday, 28 January 2022

Black and White Art Journal

Hello my dear lovely crafty friends. Welcome back to my blog. 

A very warm good evening to you all. Hope everyone is good and staying safe. 



I have created an double page art journal using Dylusion products and other items. 



I have used floral die cuts as my focal point. I want to share the details but from past few days I'm suffering from fever and cold so I'm not able to type more. Please forgive me. 


Hope you like it. Please do leave me feedback so that I can improve myself more. 


Happy Crafting and Stay 


Handmade by 

Meenaa Gauthami Herale 

A Bedridden Artist 

Friday, 14 January 2022

Floral Embellishments

Hello my dear lovely crafty friends. Welcome  back to my blog. 


A very warm good evening to you all. Hope everyone is good and staying safe.


Welcome  back to My Time To Craft Challenge and this fortnight our theme is FLORAL. 


I have created few Chipping embellishments for this challenge in Vintage style. 






Hope you all liked it. Please do leave me feedback so that I can improve myself more. 


Happy Crafting and Stay Safe 


Handmade by 

Meenaa Gauthami Herale 

A Bedridden Artist 

Saturday, 1 January 2022

Anything Goes with Songs/Poems or Quote

Hello my dear lovely crafty friends. Welcome back to my blog. 


A very warm good morning to you all. Wishing you all a very very happy new year 2022. Couldn't believe that finally we are in new year's first day already. Didn't know how the last went in such hurry but it created lot of mess in everyone's life. Hopefully this year goes fabulous to everyone. 


Now Welcome back to this year's first challenge at Scrapping4fun Blog and the happy news is that, our Scrapping4fun Challenge has become a monthly challenge now instead of fortnight challenge. 


And our theme for this month challenge #208 is


I have created an double page art journal using my new art journal book and and my favourite journal supplies from Art By Marlene. 




First I created my background using Distress spray stain and I used round brush and lot of water to give a watercolor effect on background. Next did stencilling using stencil brush and Distress Oxides inks to give more texture. I took few die cut elements from So-Fish-Ticated  Collection and adhered it on the background. I used a wonderful quote from Signature Collection Sticker by Art by Marlene and the quote relates very well for my personality. 


Hope everyone like it. Please do leave me feedback so that I can improve myself more. 


Materials used 

* So-Fish-Ticated By Art By Marlene.
* Artistic Journal Book by Crafters Emporio.
* STICKERBM02 Signature Collection by Art by Marlene.
* Distress Spray Stain - Antique Linen, Cracked Pistachio, Walnut Stain.
* Copies Marker - Black.
* Brustro White Gel Pen.
* Distress Oxide - Walnut Stain, Black Soot. 


Happy Crafting and Stay Safe. 


Created by 

Meenaa Gauthami Herale 

A Bedridden Artist