Pink Pig International Ltd

Pink Pig International Ltd

All our handmade covers are made by us in Yorkshire. We use the best quality acid free paper available, source sustainably or recycled where possible, deliver quickly and offer seemingly endless permutations. We’re confident in saying we have the world’s largest range of colours, cover designs, sizes & formats unmatched by any of our competitors. Our goal is to put all that we’ve learnt into offering traditional British manufacturing to the world in the form of sketchbooks, scrapbooks and notebooks which we feel suit the needs of an crafter, scrapbooker or mixed media artist and are all lovingly made in England.

Business addresses

  • Swine House S75 3SP Barnsley

Take a look at what this business is doing to cut carbon, reduce waste and help the environment.  It's not an exact science but we hope you will find it useful. 
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Check out the greenest way to get to this business and how they're working to get their products to you in the greenest possible way.

  • Carbon offset deliveries
  • Easy to get to business by public transport
  • Low carbon deliveries
  • Bicycle parking onsite

Ingredients and materials

We ask our businesses to adhere to the Blue Patch criteria which outlines traceability and ethical sourcing. Please contact the business concerned if you have any specific enquiries.

  • Product traceability
  • Restored, repaired, recycled, upcycled
  • Organic
  • Fair trade
  • Palm oil free
  • Community based sourcing
  • Sustainable timber
  • Vegan
  • Vegetarian


Help reduce landfill and reduce dependance on virgin packaging materials.

  • 100% Recycled packaging
  • 100% Biodegradable packaging
  • Packaging sized appropriately to minimise waste

The work environment

Here are some initiatives taken by Blue Patch businesses to reduce the amount of energy consumed.

  • Workplace energy procedures (eg switching off PCs and lights)
  • Controlled heating and ventilation
  • Insulated workspace

The Art in Craft - Pink Pig International.

The Art in Craft - Pink Pig International.

With a Pink Pig sketchbook, its not just about sketching. We have now put 25 years of industry knowledge into creating sketchbooks that withstand a variety of media, such as wet media like: Ink, Watercolour, Gouache & Wash. We hand assemble all of our sketchbooks to order in the UK and are committed to using high quality materials. Our initial aim was to provide students with choice, unrivalled quality & unfailing goods. We have a rich history of British manufacturing and are proud to still hold those values today. Visit; for our full product website.

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