We all need a little rewilding at times, and so we’re absolutely thrilled to bring you these exquisitely illustrated Wonderfully Wild pigeon folded letters by artist and printmaker Angela Harding. Puffins, whippets, and kingfishers, song thrushes, nightjars, and hares, this stunning collection celebrates our ongoing love of the natural world. Perfect for nature-lovers, birdwatchers, seafarers, and anyone who would welcome more wonderful wild in their life.
Illustrated by Angela Harding
Nothing can ever replace that uplifting feeling when a letter comes through the post.
That’s where Pigeon folded letters come in.
Write. Fold. Send.
Each pack contains 6 different folded letters waiting for you to write them. Each design is of a similar theme within each pack but each one is a slightly different colour or pattern.
About Wonderfully Wild pigeon folded letters
Inspired by origami, Pigeon, is a beautifully crafted combination of letter and envelope. A more satisfying alternative to the always-on, instant-gratification tools we all use to communicate with each other every day. Because even with all our hi-tech wizardry, nobody has managed to recreate the magic and joy of the hand-written letter.
Thanks to their miraculous homing instincts, Pigeons have a long and honourable track record in delivering messages. The ancient Greeks sent them out to broadcast the names of victorious athletes at the original Olympic Games. And Julius Caesar employed pigeon post during his conquest of Gaul. In recent centuries, of course – ever since 1660, when King Charles II established the Post Office – the poor old pigeon’s been somewhat edged out. We think it’s time to reintroduce Pigeon Post…
See more about Pigeon’s creator in a clip from Midlands Today