The Printed Peanut is an ever-expanding collection of illustrated items for you and your home, designed by Louise Lockhart. All products are manufactured in the UK and aim to use eco-friendly materials wherever possible. Based in the hills of Yorkshire, Louise works from home in a converted cotton mill.
Who is Louise Lockhart & The Printed Peanut?
Louise Lockhart is a talented illustrator and designer who graduated from Glasgow School of Art in 2012. After spending a few years traveling, she found herself working in a beautiful stationery shop in Vancouver, Canada. It was during this time that she was inspired to start her own line of illustrated products. Working in the stationery shop exposed Louise to a wide range of beautiful and unique products. This experience ignited her passion for illustration and design, and she realized that she wanted to create her own line of illustrated items that would bring joy and beauty into people's lives.
What Makes The Printed Peanut Special?
One of the unique aspects of The Printed Peanut is its commitment to using eco-friendly materials. Louise aims to minimize the environmental impact of her products by sourcing sustainable materials and using eco-friendly printing methods. This ensures that not only are the products beautiful, but they are also kind to the planet.
Louise is not your average illustrator. Her unique style and creative process set her apart from the rest. Drawing inspiration from vintage textiles, folk art, children’s books, and old print ephemera, Louise's work is a delightful blend of nostalgia and modernity.
Louise's illustrations are infused with humor and joy, making them instantly lovable. Her whimsical style appeals to a wide range of people, from children to adults. Each piece she creates has a distinct personality that captivates the viewer.
Why Should You Bring The Printed Peanut into Your Home?
By bringing The Printed Peanut products into your home, you are not only adding a touch of whimsy and charm, but you are also supporting a small business and an independent artist. Each item is a work of art that has been lovingly created by Louise, and they are sure to bring joy and inspiration to your everyday life.
Next time you come across a delightful illustration that brings a smile to your face, take a moment to appreciate the creativity and talent behind it. The Printed Peanut is a testament to the power of imagination and the beauty of art.