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My Victorian Heart is happy to share vintage inspired, fun and easy craft and home decor projects we have enjoyed. Here you will find:

  • Links to our tutorials and projects below plus on the My Victorian Heart YouTube Channel here - Subscribe to catch all the creative joy!  
  • Supplies, tools and resources 
  • Inspiring, helpful videos and tutorials from the talented, beautiful Iron Orchid Designs (IOD) sister, Sally and Josie below. 

January 27, 2024 - New creative joy with a video tutorial! Create this pretty Valentine Lovebirds Ornament with the Handcrafted Holiday Traditions Heart-shaped MDF base, Reba Rose Creations Rice Paper, "Bird Valentine Hearts" and Pentart products. Available now on our YouTube and Facebook channels.  YouTube video below for your convenience. Materials list is noted in the video description on our YouTube Channel "MyVictorianHeart". Thank you for your support and for choosing My Victorian Heart for your creative joy. 

Elegant red wine and gold Valentine Lovebirds Heart Ornament with crackle finish by My Victorian Heart decoupaged with Reba Creations Rice Paper 
Back view of Valentine Lovebirds Heart Ornament of gold Pentart Deluxe Paste stenciled with SnipArt Damasks 2 stencil. Created by My Victorian Heart.


September 4, 2023 - Check our French inspired Grain Sack Pumpkin Tutorials, Part 1 and 2 on our YouTube Channel here

French Inspired Grain Sack Pumpkin by My Victorian Heart 

February 11, 2023 - Click here to watch how My Victorian Heart applies Pentart Pouring Glaze onto gilded rice paper that has been decoupaged onto an HDF Ornament Blank by ABstudio. Pouring Glaze gives your projects a beautiful, clear, sealed, resin-like finish. So easy to apply!

January 16, 2023 - Click here for the NEW Valentine video tutorial! Make this sweet Valentine decor with My Victorian Heart created with Decoupage Queen's Victorian inspired "Valentine Greeting" Rice Paper, available here on the new Decoupage Life Beautiful HDF Tag Base available here. We also applied the beautiful IOD Classic Elements Moulds and Pentart Paints, Wax and Antique Pastes to our project as follows:

  1. Pentart Delicate Metallic Paint - Rose Gold
  2. Pentart Delicate Metallic Paint - White Gold
  3. Pentart Wax Paste Metallic - Rose Gold
  4. Pentart Antique Pastes - White and Umbra
  5. Pentart Deluxe Paste - Rose Gold
Valentine Greeting Decor with Decoupage Queen Rice Paper by My Victorian Heart

October 24, 2022 - NEW Video Tutorial! Make a Plain White Light Shade Pretty with IOD Paradise Paint Inlay. 

September 10th, 2022 - New Decoupage Queen Tutorial with Kimberly of My Victorian Heart creating pretty pumpkin decor with Decoupage Queen's new Fall Release 2022 Papers and IOD Moulds! Enjoy! Click here to catch the creative joy! 

February 1, 2022 - NEW IOD Easy Paint Inlay Video Tutorial! Easily Apply Your Paint Inlays with Gel Medium aka Transfer Gel. Easy peasy! 

 January 22, 2022 - NEW Valentine Ornament Video Tutorial! Create Valentine Ornaments with Quick Curing Resin in IOD Frames and Cherub Moulds. 

December 17, 2021 - NEW tutorial! Make this Lighted Victorian Inspired Tussy Mussy Ornament with Decoupage Queen Rice Papers, IOD Moulds topped with Bottle Brush Trees and Floofy Snow. 

December 5, 2021 - NEW quick, easy tutorial! Make a Beautiful, EASY French Farmhouse Crock with an Ikea Vase and IOD Brocante Transfers in this Video Tutorial with My Victorian Heart. 

November 5, 2021 - NEW Video Tutorial! Create this Fall Tussy Mussy with My Victorian Heart using Roycycled Fall Decoupage Papers, Iron Orchid Designs (IOD) Stamps and Moulds on a Paper Mache Wall Vase/Cone filled with Fall Florals. The following products used in this tutorial can be found at these links here at MyVictorianHeart.com: 

October 26, 2021 - Hello! NEW VIDEO TUTORIAL with My Victorian Heart; Make these easy peasy, pretty Jane Austen Inspired gift and decor pieces with Iron Orchid Designs creative tools (we like to call them creative joy)! The link on how to use the new Paint Inlays we used in this tutorial is below with the IOD You Tube Channel link and the IOD Blog with the Paint Inlays how-to info.


Following are links to Iron Orchid Designs helpful product videos plus the link to their awesome YouTube Channel for tutorials and more.

October 29, 2021 - NEW Iron Orchid Designs Video featuring IOD's newest holiday product release for 2021. Great holiday making ideas in this one!

The following are LINKS to Iron Orchid Designs how-to videos and the IOD Blog for great inspiration, information and how-to tips:

Iron Orchid Designs YouTube Channel 

How to Use IOD Paint Inlays NEW! 

About IOD Decor Stamps Video 

About IOD Moulds Video

About IOD Transfers Video

Stamping Tips & Tricks with the IOD Sisters