A veritable Noah's Ark of fluffy woolly animals. Quirky art to make you smile.
Hello, I’m Penny, the artist behind Penny Lindop Designs.
We are a tiny team creating cards, stationery and art work in our rural garden studio on the Norfolk/Suffolk border. We love animals, and it would seem that you do too. Our animal designs are all hand finished with our signature finishing touch of real sheep’s wool. These are distinctive creations which simply make people smile.
We are passionate about our raw materials and where they come from. Handmade papers, made as part of a Water Aid project, are used for most of our artwork; we love these papers, and that their production is sustaining a whole community in India where they are made. Much of our wool comes from small holders across the UK, often from rare or ancient breeds of sheep.
Whether you are looking for a simple card, a special gift or a little treat for yourself, our work is full of joy and offers something just a little bit different.
We hope you will enjoy our products.
How it came to be
I started my business in 1998 when my 2 girls were quite young. Inspiration has come from so many of life’s special moments. An evocative childhood spent in the countryside of Worcestershire, with happy hours spent at the family’s carpet factory kindled a lifelong passion for textiles and all things sheepy.
Studying archaeology and ancient textiles triggered a fascination with spinning and weaving, and led to a love of primitive and ancient sheep breeds. Throw a bit of travel, a sketch book and a camera into the mix, with the joy of a young family and plenty of animals, and what results is Penny Lindop Designs.
If we have your items in stock we will dispatch them within 5 days of receiving your order. However, as our products are handmade please allow up to 7 days for delivery.
Delivery will be made by Royal Mail or, for larger orders, our courier service. If your goods arrive damaged or faulty you must not accept or sign for them and inform the courier of this fact, they will then be returned to us and we will make the necessary enquires with the courier as to the reason for this.
Our courier will deliver the goods to the address stated at the time of order. If you provide us with a telephone number at the time of order we will put this on the address label for the courier to contact you should they find you out at the time of delivery. If there is no one available to accept delivery a call card will be left and it will be your responsibility to contact the courier to arrange redelivery, if this is not done within 7 days the goods will be returned to us and you will incur a further delivery charge if redispatched.
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The Spinney, The Street, Garboldisham, Norfolk, IP22 2QN, GB
While every effort has been made to portray items accurately, slight variations, especially in colour, will occur since each piece is individually hand finished. We used both naturally coloured and dyed fleece in our work, and hence there is some variation.
The reproduction of colours is as accurate as photographic and publishing processes will allow.
All items are subject to availability.
We will inform you as soon as possible if goods you have ordered are not available. We will offer alternative options or refund payment in full.
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