Cards, Cricut Explore Air, Sale-a-bration, Techniques

Using a stencil as a background.

Welcome Today is all about the background and how I created this fantastic background by stamping through a stencil. For such a simple technique I really think it looks just like you have cut out a bit DSP, but you have made the colours work for you. I decidied that I liked the contrast between… Continue reading Using a stencil as a background.

Cards, NEW 2018-2020 Stampin UP in colours, Techniques

In colour Forever Lovely Card

Welcome, today I have created a card that has merged the new Forever Lovely stamp set and the 2018-2020 in colours to make a simple and elegant card. To make lining up the stamps even easier I did use the Stamparatus but stamp block would suffice but you will make it slightly trickier for yourself.… Continue reading In colour Forever Lovely Card

Alcohol Markers, Techniques

Animal Outing faux layer card

Welcome to the New Year and the new Catalogue (drop me an email at craftingwithlouisa@mail.com and I'll send a copy) and the time of year that I seem to send more thank you card than any other time of the year. I'm using the Animal Outing stamp set that I think is from the children… Continue reading Animal Outing faux layer card

Christmas 2018, Colouring, Techniques

Elegant gold-embossed Christmas Card

Today's card uses a new limited time stamp set called Snow is glistening and looks absolutely gorgeous embossed in our gold embossing powder. I used the tree stamp which is actually made up of lots of little snowflakes which I think is a very good way of making a tree. For the cardstock colours, I… Continue reading Elegant gold-embossed Christmas Card

Cards, Techniques, Watercolour

Watercolour magic technique

Welcome, This Monday's project is inspired by the lovely and very talented Gina K, link to the video and be found in the description underneath the video on YouTube. This is one of those techniques that looks a hot mess and you think it will never work. However, the magic really comes at the end… Continue reading Watercolour magic technique

Christmas 2018, Colouring, Techniques, Watercolour

Resist watercolour Christmas Card

Welcome Today's project is another card, but a Christmas one and very easy to do. I have chosen very traditional colours of Poppy Parade and Call Me Clover which I think I my new Christmas colours, they look fab together. I have used the ink pads to make a little bit of watercolour, just by… Continue reading Resist watercolour Christmas Card

Cards, Hostess Stamps., Techniques

One layer card using the Pressed flower hostess set

Welcome to the newest tutorial at Crafting With Louisa. For this project, I have to admit that I did do a bit of YouTube stalking for inspiration for this card. I wanted a one layer card as I wanted to create something that had no bulk or used extra layers. I immediately thought of the… Continue reading One layer card using the Pressed flower hostess set