18 March, 2012

Victorian Era from Sandie

Sandie has taken us into the Victorian era with a gorgeous Memory Canvas wall hanging, framed Victorian Flowers & a Victorian Tri-fold Tag Card.

Sandie says:      'The Victorian Era (1847 – 1901 with the reign of Queen Victoria) was a time in history when many new beginnings unfolded, and individuals described the era a time of ‘enlightenment’.  It was an era of change, and those who were in the middle class and upwards lived, surrounded in opulence.  Women created beautiful ornate embroideries, tapestries and wore beautiful gowns, their waists tiny, from the tight capture of a corset.

My creations were inspired by this era, rich and opulent, ornate and delicate.....'

Victorian Memory Canvas

Meg’s Garden Products
Tassels, Paper Roses & Rose Buds, Lace Organza Flower, Pins of Jewels, Paper Leaves, Boxboard Frame
Ribbon, Gardenia Flower

Other Products:
Braid, Prima Flowers, Birdcage & Stamp, Imaginarium Designs chipboard ‘Cherish & Adore’, Texture Paste, Paint, Tim Holtz Crackle Medium ‘Rock Candy’, Beaded Fringe.

Framed Victorian Flowers
Meg’s Garden Products:
Lace, Velvet Pansy ‘Cherry Magenta’, Primrose Posy,Forget-Me-Nots ‘Pale Pink’ & ‘Antique Blue’
Green Paper Leaves, Pearls, Lace (6.3cm ‘Off White’)
Paper Remnants from various leftovers

Other Products:
Black Cardstock, Prima Flowers, Hand-Dyed Lace Motifs, Bee Charms, Martha Stewart ‘Frond’ punch, McGill ‘Fern’ punch, Urn.

Victorian Tri-Fold Tag Card
Meg’s Garden Products:
Clocks Paper, Tags, Paper Doily, Tim Holtz ‘Tattered Florals Die’, Ivory Paper Roses
Forget-Me-Nots ‘Pale Pink’,
Paper Elements from ‘Travel Mini Pack’, 4 X 12” ‘French Garden’, Lace, Ribbon
Pearls, Butterfly Transparency

Other Products:
Old Book Pages, Distress Ink ‘Walnut Stain,’ Chipboard Piece, Bad & Eyelets ,Glimmer Mist ‘Taupe’, Tulle.

Fabulous details Sandie - well done

Bye for now



  1. Wow Sandie, your projects are just divine, love the framed vintage flowers, delightfully vintage pieces :)

  2. Oh I do love the sound of "rich and opulent" and you have captured them so wonderfully in your fantastic projects Sandie! The framed flowers really are so delightful. xxx

  3. Oh WOW Sandie. These are all totally gorgeous. I can't pick a favourite. They are all just so devine. Beautiful work. Cheers Di xo

  4. Beautiful projects Sandie. Love how you have really captured the feel of this beautiful era with all its adornment and grace and elegance. xx

  5. such rich beauty - sensational work!

  6. wow Sandie ... outstanding and beautiful with a capital 'B' ... love these so much xoxox

  7. wow Sandie ... outstanding and beautiful with a capital 'B' ... love these so much xoxox

  8. Beautiful work, so very inspirational.