Louise specialises metal-craft, needle-craft, basketry and wood-carving,specifically – willow. In 2005, Louise entered ITV’s Britain’s Craftiest competition, which she won, and since then, has seen Atlantic Craft NI, which she runs with her husband, Trevor, thrive.
She has been a finalist in the RTE Craft Master TV series, worked on the Queen’s Jubilee willow arch and in 2014, exhibited and sold work in New York. Louise teaches a variety of workshops at The Designerie which are a sell out success!
With continued input from Causeway Enterprise Agency over the years in marketing and business support, Louise says: “Social networking is now my biggest marketing tool, generating 90% of my business!”