Saturday, 1 October 2022

Autumn Is Love

 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 a Decoupage canvas with background distressing technique.



My hands are still in terrible pain so I couldn't write much on this work but soon I will share another work with same technique, then I will share the details. 


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, 30 September 2022

Wood Slices Snowman

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

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

Welcome back to My Time To Craft Christmas Challenge and this fortnight our theme is Christmas For Kids. 

I have created an snowman using wooden slices. 


As I wanted to share the details but my hands are in terrible pain and I'm unable to to write much because of it.

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, 23 September 2022

Pumpkins Decoupage Canvas

Hello my lovely dear 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 My Time To Craft Challenge and this fortnight our theme is AUTUMN COLOURS. 


I have created a Decoupage Canvas as my design team inspiration post. 

First I gave a coat of white chalk paint on canvas. Next I used fall theme decoupage tissue napkin and adhered it using decoupage glue and let to dry for 2-3 hours. Once it dry I gave another coat of decoupage glue and sealed it and let it to air dry. Next I gave a coat of varnish and let it to dry for 9-10 hours. Next I took 2 step crackle, first I gave a base coat and let it to air dry for 8-10 hours and after it got dry, I gave top coat & let it to air dry for 8-10 hours, once it got cracked, I used dark brown perfect pearls powder from Ranger. I loved the outcome of the crackle effect. Next finished it of with Amber Moon Chipboard and Glitter enamel dots.

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, 9 September 2022

LOVE

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

A very warm good morning to you all. Hope everyone is enjoying there life with good health. 


Welcome back to My Time To Craft Blog Challenge and this fortnight our theme is JUMBO SENTIMENT. 


I have created a different type of scrapbook layout this time. 


I have used a 10" big Love word to create this. Who told scrapbook layout always should be done on 12 by 12 paper. 


First I stamped on the word using script stamp and Archival ink, next used Chroma Burst powder on it with fan brush and sprayed lot of water to active it and do its job, I air dry it. You have to see the sparkling of it when light hit it. 

On alphabet O I adhered my photo as a focal point and arranged to using flowers, popcorn fillers, ladybug and bubble bee. 


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, 2 September 2022

Recycle Sauce Bottle

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


A very warm good morning to you all. How are you all doing? 


Welcome back to My Time To Craft Christmas Challenge and this fortnight our theme is Non Traditional Christmas Colours ( No red no Green ).


I have created an altered bottle using White & Grey Archival Ink from Little Birdie Crafts. 



I wanted to decorate it more but still few of my supplies were still in boxes so used what I had in my hands. 


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. 

Thursday, 1 September 2022

Watch The Sunrise


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


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


Welcome back Scrapping4fun Monthly Challenge and this month our theme is 



I have created an mini art journal as my design team inspiration post. 


I have used W for Window. Recently I have moved to new house and my Craft supplies we still in box, so I created this journal with what I had in my hands. 


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


Happy Crafting and Stay Safe 


Handmade by 

Meena Gauthami Herale 

A Bedridden Artist. 

Monday, 1 August 2022

Tag Shape Bookmark

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. This month our theme for the challenge is



I have created an Bookmark in tag shape as my design team inspiration post. 


First I die cuts 2 tags using iris paper and coloured it using Distress inks and blending brushes. Next I stamped some steampunk design on front side and did stencilling on back. Next joined both the tags using a 1" paper piece and adhered pattern papers on inside for both of them. To decorate the the tags, I created a whimsical girl on one side and element diecut on the backside.


 Backside of the bookmark tag. 


Inside of the bookmark tag.

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, 1 July 2022

Birthday Bookmark Set

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


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


First of all I'm very sorry for not uploading anything on my blog recently. Actually I'm suffering from few health issues so I couldn't update anything on time and I'm shifting to new place new home by this month end and my all craft products are packed so I don't have anything to work and display on my blog. 


Now lets welcome new month with a brand new challenge at Scrapping4fun Challenge blog and this month is very special for us because it the birthday month of our Scrapping4fun Challenge blog and also the birthday of our Admin Rachelle. So lets wish our Rachelle a very happy birthday and let her have a wonderful year ahead. 


Now the theme for this month challenge is



I have created few Bookmarks in birthday theme. 














I have used Lawn Fawn pattern papers, critters from DCAM and white cardstock from CrafTangles. 


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, 10 June 2022

Lantern Bookmark

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


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


Welcome back to My Time To Craft Christmas Challenge and this fortnight our theme is CANDLE OR LANTERN. 


I have created a simple bookmark as my design team inspiration. 


Front of the bookmark 

Backside of the bookmark 

Inside of the bookmark 


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, 3 June 2022

Bird House Shadow Box

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


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


Welcome back to My Time To Craft Challenge and this fortnight our theme is BIRDS WITH BIRDHOUSE OR NEST OR CAGE. 


I have created an small shadow box with bird and birdhouse with a beautiful background. 



It's a 3.5'' by 5.5" shadow box and I have used iCraft pattern paper and die cut elements to create this. 


Hope you all 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 

Wednesday, 1 June 2022

Song Of The Sea Mini Album

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


A very warm good morning to you all. Hope you all doing fine. Its a new month again and it means new challenge start with a new theme. 


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


And this I have created an mini album using some Ocean/Sea  theme paper pack from Little Birdie Crafts. 



I have used iCraft ready to use album to create this. Here are few pictures from the inside. 






Hope you all 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, 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