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Testimonials and feedback

Here are just some of the many comments we have received from our visitors.
We would appreciate any comments or suggestions you may wish to send us

May we also take this opportunity to thank everyone who has already provided us with their supportive comments,
suggestions and criticisms which help us to develop and improve our web site and services.

Thank you so much for prompt despatch of colour shapers, received today,
very pleased with the whole transaction.
Best Regards
Victoria Cooke

your website is fab great prices for great quality product :) highly recommended.
Kayleigh Drew

delighted with product and service.
Sandra Guest-Lee

The scraper boards have arrived, sound and safe. Thank you.
They were so well packed, that it took me half an hour to unpack them! Nice!
Thanks again.  I am very grateful. Best regards 

Good description of colour shaper on site and friendly helpful advice on phone
many thanks
 Marc Mitchard

Sincere thanks. I am delighted with your friendly, efficient telephone service
and very rapid speed of delivery. Not only will I continue to order from you
but will also recommend my friends.
Best Wishes

Thank you so much for the such great service!   I received my order yesterday (Monday).   Will certainly be using your website again.  
Kind regards  
Ann Duff

Thank you that is great and speedy, Have a nice weekend  
Best Regards  
Majorie Richards

pantograph was received today,
I'm very pleased with it, thanks for your perseverance! great customer service,
I will definitely use your company again. best wishes  
Denise Walsh

Thank you very much. I am impressed with your excellent handling of the transaction.  
Gudrun Grabher

I would like to congratulate you on your efficiency and the speed of your service which I much appreciate.
I will be doing business with you again.
Geoff Smith.

I have just received my order and I am so impressed by your service, I had to get in touch to say thank you.
Everything has been so speedy and well organised especially splitting the order so as not to delay the items that were in stock.
Your shop also seems to have better range of items than the art shops in Edinburgh!
I have just been recommending you to a work colleague and will certainly be using you again in the future. 
Thanks again!  

Very many thanks for your extremely prompt response -  Excellent service!
Thanks for your help
Mary Shayler

Great, prompt service!
Thank you so much!

Very swift, very pleased.

Thank you for your excellent service
I only ordered yesterday and have received my order this morning-
Jilly Angus

Classic Liquid Leaf arrived safe and sound yesterday.
Many thanks for such a straightforward transaction and a rapid turn around.
Excellent service.
From a first time customer who will be back again!
Kindest regards,
Richard, (Poole)

Thank you so much for my order, received safely this morning!
Very efficient service, as always!

Thanks again for your excellent customer service the other day
Penny Alspaugh, Lisa Ridgers Fine Art

Thank you for my parcel. It's arrived safe and sound today - and very promptly.
I shall bookmark your online shop for future art materials purchases! :-)
Kindest regards
Sue Yates

Thank you so much Tony for your help, I am absolutely delighted and will be placing an order very soon.
Once again thank you.
Lorraine Johnston

Thank you once again for an excellent and efficient service.
Kind regards,
John Coombs / Rita Butler

Thank you for such excellent service.
Laurence Howard,   Hall Barn Estates Ltd

Many many thanks for your help yesterday With finding what I was after (Transfer paper, Trace down),
 It has arrived in time for art class today I will give all my fellow students your E-mail
and number. we have been looking for Yellow Paper without success. Thank you once again for being so patent
Thank you
Pearl Evans

 Many thanks for your swift order processing and dispatch yesterday afternoon.
I am delighted to have received the goods in first class condition this morning.
It is reassuring in current times that your business is so efficient
and is just what any customer would wish for in service offered.
Your website is easy to use and your stock range is second to none. This was my first purchase from you and
 shall certainly be ordering from you again with confidence when the need arises.
Once again very many thanks  Regards
Roger Hayworth

Just to confirm that everything arrived in perfect condition in today's post.
Thank you for all your help Dave.  
Kindest regards  
Bob Elliott O.B.E. Elliott OBE Crafts

Order received with this mornings post. Many thanks, an excellent service.
Kind Regards  
Corrinne Lawrence

thank you for posting everything out so quickly to me a couple of weeks ago.
I ordered the items in a rush just before 16:00pm asking if they could catch the post that day
and they were the there the next day by about 09:30am - carefully and securely packaged.  
Pretty good eh?   Great work.   Better than that... 
marvellous friendly advice and great service as always.
It's much appreciated.   Many thanks and have a good weekend.  
Kind regards,  

Many thanks for efficient service.
Hilda Dunn

the order arrived safely this morning and all is OK. Thanks for the prompt service.
Best regards
Jacqui Southworth

Thank you for doing this so promptly. The gold leaf will be to gold our new Buddha!

a quick line to let you know I received my order this morning,
very pleased with the goods and the service I received from you,
when I need more supplies I will be in touch, many thanks,  
Best Regards,
John G.

Thank you so much for your prompt dispatch of my order which arrived on Sunday before we had snow.
It's been a pleasure to deal with you unlike some larger companies I have struggled with.
Best Wishes,
Joyce Moore

Thanks Dave -received today -
Iona Williams

Just to say thank you, for a very efficient service I received the goods on the 15th so quick,
thank you.  
Rosalyn Burleton

What excellent service - all delivered and correct this morning - thankyou very much.  
Jane Brook

thank you for the prompt service and delivery of the pens ordered form you last week.
Loranne Bendall 

I have just received my wooden easel and have even managed to assemble it myself -
I am really pleased with it, it's perfect. Thank you very much - pleasure doing business with you.  
Kind regards  
Sharon Macaulay

thanks for the prompt service.

Mark White

Thank you for the very quick delivery, having just found your site I will certainly go to it first in future.
Trevor Swindle

Thanks Dave for the prompt attention to my query about my online order, it arrived this morning.
June Taylor

Excellent service...  
Allan Henry

Thank you for send my order so quickly. It arrived safely this morning.
Regards Clare Crossley

Thank you. The order arrived this morning!   Once again thank you for a very efficient service.
Margot Muller

It's here already!  Thanks so much for all your help - I will recommend your shop to everyone.
Best wishes, Daniel

Thank you for the prompt delivery of the order. It arrived safely on Friday.  
There will be another order sent to you this week!  
Margot Muller

Thanks very much for the prompt service.  I can spend my weekend now working with the paints.
Andrea Bestel

arrived yesterday in perfect condition. Thank you very much for your help and speedy dispatch.
Annette Bygott

Many thanks for your excellent service. The below item arrived safely this morning.
Kind regards   Ian Usher

very rapid! Many Thanks
Mrs Kathleen Turner

Many thanks for such an efficient service.
Sue Tiedeman

Thank you for your very prompt delivery of my empty brush case.
I will use you again and tell my Art club how  good you are.
Yours truly Carol Apps 

Thank you very much for your prompt service.
Charles Clive.

All received this morning and in good order.
Very many thanks, John Mc Dermott

I received the rubber pencils this morning and felt I had to write to say I was
very pleased to get them as I thought they were no longer made. 
I would also like to say how very well packed they were -
in fact, it took me ages to get into the packet they were so securely packed.!
Well done.  I will not hesitate to order from you again.   Thank you  
Margaret McFadyen (Mrs)

Just wanted to thank you for the amazingly fast delivery of my order. What service. Will recommend.  
Thanks   Jo Mosen

Thank you very much for your splendid service, and I look forward to receiving the pens.
Kind regards Polly

thank you for a well packaged product and prompt delivery.
I'll be using the ink to dye some of the interior trim of my car.
I've tried all sorts but this ink is perfect.
Thanks Lawrence

I would like to thank you for your excellent service and the professional way of communication.  
Best regards,   Ton Werdekker

Just a quick thank you for your very quick and efficient service.
Having ordered the tin of Faber Castell pencils and your e-mail informing me they were posted
 on Monday I was pleasantly surprised to find them waiting for me when I returned home today.  
Fantastic service and I will be coming back to your website in the future.  
With Many Thanks   Lisa Pope

Thank you - received today, very quick!  
Helen Bishop

Paints and brushes arrived this morning. As ordered, prompt service, good prices.
Very pleased and will use again.
Thanks Andy Phillips.

Thank you for a great service ..much appreciated
Merry Christmas Judy

Thank you very much for such prompt service - fighting chance with Christmas cards now!  
(Son became very sentimental when he saw parcel as remembers your shop from his student days in Lancaster...)
Many thanks   Sallyann

Order has arrived, thank you for a prompt delivery. Yours Sincerely
Ms C. Potts

Many thanks for sending it off so promptly!  
Mrs  Sarah Roberts,

Many thanks for my order received today, very good service.. kind regards,

Many thanks for the quick response, the items arrived today!   Regards  
Pete Dymond

Many thanks - amazingly the parcel actually arrived the following day, I am very pleased with the goods
having great fun !! might have to order more soon for Xmas presents !   Thanks again.
Angela Clark

Just a swift not to say thanks for the speedy way in which you handled my request.
Your customer care is quite extraordinary in this day and age.
I will order my pen when I have spoken to my colleague as to the correct size. Once again many thanks

Many thanks for getting my order out so quickly, I received it Saturday, and for allowing me
free delivery. Thanks again
Anne Whitton

Thank you - all items received. Many thanks for your prompt service.

Just to say thanks for my stuff. I appreciate the prompt delivery.   Kind Regards
Gill Humphreys

I received the paints today thanks for sending so quickly

Thanks very much for such prompt service! 
The goods arrived and I'm laboriously applying the stuff to the inside of a clear glass bowl!

Everything in good order.  Thank you for your prompt attention.
Your sincerely Mrs G Christian

thanks for the great service. Pencils arrived safe and swiftly.
cheers, Paul.

This is just to say thank you for this order. It was very well packed and dispatched amazingly quickly.
All present and correct (and more).
Many thanks and best regards, Martyn Harvey

I would like to say on both occasions I have called your staff have been very helpful to me.
Thanks again   Aimee

thank you for an efficient service I love the ink and am now practising techniques with  it
thank you Lynne

I want to thank you very much for the very speedy service as I received the pens yesterday
they are great for our hobby on card-making..  
cheers,  Terry Waters

thank you I have received the ink today most impressed have you got non waterproof pens as well as the ink?
Thanks lynne

My order arrived today, many thanks for prompt service and delivery.
I ordered this item for a friend, he is very pleased with the quality of the paper, it is exactly what he wanted.
We will keep your details and will not hesitate to recommend your business to friends.

Kind regards, Ann Eastbury

Many thanks for your prompt attention to this order which my daughter was
delighted to receive this morning. Regards
Alison R Brown

Thanks Graeme. All received today cracking brushes and cracking service.

 Dave Foster

Thank you for your prompt and efficient service. 
I will recommend your service to my fellow art-class friends.  
Kind regards, Grainne Ballantyne

Thank you for my art box which came by return.  Fantastic. Can I have another one please!
Kind regards   Sue Shipley

the package arrived at 09:40 hours this morning, just eighteen hours after receipt of your e-mail!! 
Fast service, I think. With thanks to you, too.
Regards from DLM

Thanks for the fast turn-round order delivered today

Artists & Illustrators Magazine shop of the month March 2009

Just wanted to thank you - arrived safely and quickly. You packaged it really protectively,
and that care and attention to detail is much appreciated.
Thanks very much Madeleine

Thank you so much for your help today. I really appreciate your fast response and I will definitely
recommend you to others and will use your shop again.  
Many thanks Sarah Day

I am most impressed with your service and my brother in law will be
pleased with his Christmas present.  
Anne Pendlebury

Studio Art Shop is always superb
Mr V. Quigley

Thanks for the immediate despatch, I received the parcel today in
good condition, really pleased with the product.  
Thanks again. Wishing you all a good Christmas Sarah

Just to say thankyou for my timely delivery of the below order.
My silk painting is in full swing and I have been searching for the ASSA pins for a long time.
I have saved a fortune using your site and will continue to do so in the future.
Many thanks Lisa

I got the package before the email! Fab service
Thank You Karen

What brilliant service, ordered yesterday and delivered this morning,
many thanks and will be back for more things. regards
Ann Bonner

thank you for the fast delivery  hope to order more next month, speak soon

regards Pat

Wow, very, very impressive service. I phoned in an order at 14.10pm and had it delivered  to my address
in Scotland at 11am next day. Good's were in first class condition and the price's were about the
cheapest I'd seen anywhere. Most definitely be ordering from Studio Art's in the future.
David Paterson

I would like to say a big thank you for the super fast delivery. I ordered yesterday morning and
received my parcel today at 10.30am. I shop a lot on line and cannot get faster delivery than this.
Also items were exactly as stated. Thank you also for answering my query by return.
I will shop with you again and will recommend you to all.
Thank you again. Best regards Carol Bennison.

Many thanks for your speedy and efficient service,
 Ms B.A. Hubbard,

May I say what an excellent service you have provided. My son and I will definitely order from you again.
Regards Alison

I would like to say a big thank you for your very fast delivery.
I received the parcel yesterday and was really pleased how well packed the order was.
Thank you

Look forward to using the oilbars and using you again,

Thank you for your swift and efficient service.  I shall certainly use you again in the future. Regards,

thanks for the prompt and efficient service! regards

Thank you so much for your excellent service.  My package arrived today. I shall recommend you!
Monica Greenwood

Great service, thanks very much.  I will recommend you to others. Regards,
Gordon Croy
Thank you very much for my order, which I received this morning. 
A Very fast dispatch, despite the fact that I ordered after 6pm on a bank holiday weekend & well packed.
I look forward to using your 'shop' again. Best wishes.

Dafydd I Jones.

Brilliant service!! It arrived this morning.

Thanks, Ben & Shiloha

What a fantastic web site and service, you lot are top Notch! ..Many Thanks!

Thanks for prompt delivery ordered has arrived this morning, my daughter is really pleased she is doing
A Level art . We will be ordering more in the future Thanks again

I received the second part of my order this morning. Good doing business with you.
Thank you. Regards,
Fenella Arnold

great, thanks very much for such speedy action - I am very much looking forward to it :-) Regards

I received my order yesterday and I am very pleased with my purchase.
Thank you for the speedy and efficient service; I will certainly recommend your website to my
students as I work in a School of Art & Design. Best wishes
Jane Cooksey

My order arrived this morning in apple pie order. Thank you for your excellent service.
Derek S

Many thanks for the delivery of these products, which I received late last week.
I was very happy with the service I received, the quality of the goods and the whole online shopping experience.
Kind regards,
Laura Evans.

Thank you for such excellent service. My order, placed yesterday, arrived first thing this morning!
With grateful thanks - and a very happy wife!!  Yours sincerely
Phil. Emmans

Wow! What super fast delivery. My paints arrived the day after ordering - very impressive.
Thanks very much. 
Becky Wiltshire

Thank you for very well wrapped up and fast delivery! I should be delighted to use your shop again!
It is not possible to get scraper board in Denmark at the moment. It was a pleasure to deal with you.
Best greetings, 
Anne-Marie Steen Petersen

Many thanks for order, arrived really quickly!
Jane Cope

Just to say thankyou for your prompt delivery of my order, it arrived at 11am today, I am sure this will help with my sewing projects.
Once again thank you. kind regards
Mrs. Jennifer Leonard.

Thank you for your e-mail. I received the items yesterday and I am very pleased with the service I received from you.
Many Thanks 

Received goods today, very pleased with service. Thank you.
Mrs. H Smith

Thank you for the prompt delivery of my order. This was received this morning to my
surprise as my order was only placed yesterday. I will now be able to get printing this weekend! Thank you
Thank you for your very prompt response to my order. It arrived this morning.
I am impressed and will certainly recommend you to others. Best regards
Fran Rees

Many thanks for your prompt service.
Jim Milne.

Thanks for your helpful and prompt service and also for including the watercolour 'help' leaflets.
Cheers ... Keith Burgess

Many thanks for the excellent service!
Caroline Hartley

I have reeived my purchase and I am delighted with it as I got it for my granddaughter
 you must have dispatched it the minute I ordered it once again thank you for your promptness in sending it
yours faithfully
Catherine Storr

Brilliant service. Many thanks.
Gill Rogers

Super, super fast service and great value. Thanks so much
Joanna Yates

Thank you once again for your fast service. It is a pleasure doing business with you. Regards
Pete Forman

Thank you very much for the excellent service
Geoff Fuller

excellent and fast service. Best regards
Gordon Parkinson

Many thanks indeed for your very quick processing & dispatch of the order. Regards,
Les Rockel

my parcel arrived this morning, super quick service I only ordered them yesterday lunch time,
so thank you. Kind regards
Gwen Ephgrave

Wow! My parcel has just arrived - amazing since I only ordered it yesterday
morning - thank you so much - what a great service! X
Miss Clare Bowes, Heat Magazine

I received the package this morning. a super quick service.
I'll definitely be using your shop again. Many thanks for keeping in touch.
Kind Regards,

I have just taken delivery (this am)  and wanted to thank you for the efficient service.
I will definitely be referring your website to others. kind regards
Sharon Milton

Once again you have matched your first class service. I ordered a bundle of art materials at 1pm yesterday
and received the well packaged parcel this morning at 8.40am.
Your prices are excellent and your service is simply the best. You ask for comments to improve your service but I have to say
"If it ain't broken, don't mend it". Thanks again and I will continue to buy all my art materials from you.
Kevin McNulty

Thank you very much indeed for sending the Light Box so quickly. I am delighted with it.

Now THAT was quick delivery! Thanks.
Sue at Sue Lee Creative. The parcel was received yesterday, 2nd April. Thank you very much for a very swift delivery.
Kevin Pettifer

Thank you, that is very kind of you. I will donate them from yourselves to our special needs art group
that runs at Impington Village Collage in Cambridge. Thank you for your quick reply
I look forward to receiving the palettes.  Many thanks,

Thanks for rapid delivery of well packaged bottle of medium at a much cheaper price than my local stockists.
All your art items are cheaper than local shops so I will be buying from you in the future.
Art has suddenly become more affordable. Thanks again.
Kevin McNulty

Many thanks for your prompt service!
Package arrived next morning after ordering. Regards,
Graham Olsen

I just wanted to say thanks for my pencils they came
this morning.
Fantastic delivery and easy ordering.
Once again Many Thanks Jenny

Many thanks for your efficient service.
Regards. Stephen Massingale

My Liquid Gold Leaf arrived safely today. Many thanks for prompt service.
I'll be back!    Regards,
David Dimmock

Very impressive work I must say - have yourselves a great xmas, and look forward to ordering more stock in the new year

Simon Arnold.  

thank you for such a fast delivery. John Ford

Best Wishes R and J

my father is a very keen artist & for once I have found everything he's asked me for on 1 site, I'm delighted!!!!
Mrs. J M Dodsworth

Just wanted to thank you for your prompt and efficient service.
Your website is easy to browse, you stock a full range of product
(i.e. not just the item, but parts as well) and your prices are competitive.
My order arrived within 48hours, carefully packed so the items were in perfect
condition and ready to use straight away. Thank you - it's great to find a reliable retailer online.
I have put your site on my 'favourites' list and already recommended you to others.

Order received. Very fast delivery, Many thanks,

Do you have any suggestions ?: Absolutely not. Your site is fantastic =)
Aidan K Jalali

Thank you for everything. I received my order in the mail today.
I wish I would have been a little more patient because as soon as I e-mailed you, my order was delivered.
We had so much fun opening the parcel. You have wonderful products. Once again - Thank you!
Heather Giesen

have bought before excellent service, great prices
A M Warwick

Have received my order from you.
Many thanks for the prompt service
L. Evans

Just to let you know that my order arrived safely. Thanks for the extremely
prompt and efficient service - I'll definitely be ordering from you again! Many thanks
Chloe Morrison

Dear Studio Arts folk,    All received safely - many thanks indeed.

Received my order today, thanks so much, I have already used it and am very
pleased with the result. Have your site in my file for future reference. Regards
Barbara O'Donnell

Thank you for your prompt service
Tina Williams

Just wanted to thank you for order, which arrived today - wonderful prompt
delivery by Post Office, even with 2nd class post! Sometimes they do amaze me!
Thanks also to yourselves - much appreciated.

Valerie Wells-King.

Many, many, thanks to you and your company, my order was delivered today well packaged
and in excellent condition. Your web site is easy to browse and your prices are competitive, that
together with your vast stock range means I will definitely be using your company again,
plus I will pass on your web site address to my colleagues at my art class.
Thanks again to all the members of your staff.
Paul Bott.

Thank you for your speedy processing of the order.
I now have my paint supplies topped up, ready for my holiday.
Thank you. I will use you in the future for my painting supplies.
Des McFadyen

Just to say many thanks for the pastels that have just arrived! Kind regards

that's great - thanks for getting in touch so promptly
Doug Selway

Order received earlier this week, only ordered on Friday!
Many thanks for a prompt and efficient service, will certainly recommend you to others.

Mrs. C Sayers

 Thank you for your efficient service I received the order this morning and
they are great . It is so good to be able to buy items from a local area .
Thanks again,
- Sue Lawson

Thank you for such a pleasant and efficient service its much appreciated I
look forward to ordering from you again. Regards

Christine Green

Yes thank you. So pleased. Kind regards.
- Carol Facer

I have just received my order. I am totally over the moon with your service
 and the quality and price of your products. I will be using you for my art supplies
again in the near future.   Many thanks 
- Pete Ford

Just wanted to say thanks for such a prompt delivery didn't expect to have
my stuff for the weekend... I will use again and recommend to friends...
you stocked what I needed and delivered it fast... once again thanks for
the good work. Keep it up!

thanks for the very prompt delivery of my recent order

- Gillian Toft

My order arrived this morning. Thank you for an easy transaction and quick delivery.
I now know where I can obtain my family's art supplies from. Regards
Diane Brown

Thanks the order has been received and was both speedy and well packed.

Just a line to let you know that the parcel arrived safely today. Many
thanks for the rapid service. I'll be back!!     Regards
- Ann Courtney.

Many thanks for such a speedy delivery and also your generous discounts on
my order. I will certainly shop with you again.  Kind Regards
Anne Bailey

Many thanks for the prompt service,
Cherry Davidson

 you've a nice website, with a clear interface, and a good range of products.
- Mark Cardwell

'Order Received today.......Thank you so much for such a excellent service'
- Christine Preston

'I went to your shop to buy all the things I needed for my art course and the
staff were really helpful and I got great deals on everything, thanks very much!'
- Katherine Wilde

'My mum likes the good deals she can get at Studio Arts - the art shop that cares'
- Sarah Tulej

'Wonderful company for us artists!!!'
- Anita Jordan

'Excellent web site - very informative and interesting'
- James Wilkinson

'Great Site, Great Prizes'
- Gwen Biviano

'Hey nice designed site, love it'
- Susan Hagger

'I think that the Studio Arts shop is great and I like the fact that when I enter I am
always asked if I can be helped.  It has everything I need!! Cheers!'
- Craig Warner

'Great site. Keep up the good work!'
- Karen Smith

'I bought some mosaic tiles from you recently and have had great fun with them.
Your prices are better than the shops in Manchester and make it worth the trip.'
- Helen Russell

- Dave Colbran

'When I came to the shop the other day and got some acrylics and my student discount,
I promised I'd visit so here I am!!  Nice site'
- Marie Ammundsen

'Your site seems very homely and pleasing, I'm a huge fan of Cryla'
- David Elliott

'Great competition!'
- Anne Eames

'Absolutely excellent web site!'
- Olwynn Christine Say

'With Winter 'drawing' near I return to your site for 'colourful' interest.
(and your competitions are brills)'
- Lynn Patterson

'I have always found your pencils to be of the highest quality'
- Mrs. P. Priest

'I have lived in Newfoundland Canada for the past few years, but I move back to
England in five weeks time.  I love the Tom Dodson page, his paintings make
me feel home sick, looking forward to coming home to dear old England.
Have a great day'
- Mrs. Margaret Burke
'Good site.  I have added it to my favourites'
- Sheila Chatburn

'I like your website it is one of the most user friendly I have seen.'
- Fiona Dennis

'V. Good Web Site 10/10'
- Philip Baxter

'Excellent website, also excellent shop in Lancaster, I come up and do all my art
material shopping whilst visiting my son at uni.'
- Sue Grant

'Great shop, you have amazing things in there!  I just bought some glass paints for
my daughter today and she has had a wonderful afternoon trying them out.
Keep up the good work!'
- Ian Riley

'On my next visit to Lancaster your shop is definitely on my list.'
- Jacqueline Taylor

'I liked the galleries. Easy to get around site.'
- Caryn Willmott

'Excellent paints!!!'
- Andrew Isaenkov

'An excellent web site... one of the best I have visited.'
- Richard Green

'Simply quality'
- Olly Cator

Thank you !

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