About Lou Collins…

Lou Collins is a born creative, living in Suffolk, UK, with her husband, two children and numerous animals.

Lou has been paper crafting since childhood, and has worked in the craft industry as a Freelance Designer, demonstrator and teacher for over 7 years. Crafting in many different forms, and the excitement is still apparent every time she transforms a blank canvas into something eye-catchingimg_0024

Beginning her career creating projects for a range of craft publications, she has also fronted social media productions, in-store demonstrations and trade show stands for various established companies within the craft industry. During this time, Lou has won awards for her Scrapbooking and Card Making, and has a large following on social media.

In the past few years, Lou has been appearing regularly on an international shopping channel, as a Guest Expert and Demonstrator, exhibiting a sound 20131024_184141000_iosknowledge of the craft products she is working with, and displaying techniques that appeal to all crafting abilities. During her time as a demonstrator, she has also learnt and displayed successful sales techniques to enhance her demonstrations.

Lou not only creates paper craft projects, but also enjoys working with mixed media and on home and event decor, giftware, soft crafts and scrapbooking. She prides herself on producing inspirational pieces that are unique and unlike any other demonstrations to allow viewers to realise the true potential of any product.

Lou’s hopes for her future in the craft industry is to continue building on her experiences as a successful demonstrator, as well as inspiring and teaching, to make the most out of a hobby and career she feels passionately about herself. It is important to Lou that she continues to pass on all the knowledge and passion she possesses, and inspires crafters olden new on a daily basis.

Would you love your staff or customers to benefit from some tuition specifically tailored for you, based around your own products?

Let’s chat! Drop me a message on hello@loucollins.co.uk 

1 Comment

  1. Hi Lou, while watching you on create and craft a few weeks back, you mentioned that you had a printer that takes 300 gsm card. Could you tell me which printer it is, as I’m having difficulty in finding one that will take 300 gsm card.
    thank you


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