Fabric > Shop by Brand > Free Spirit > Sue Penn Sue Penn grew up loving everything about art and creating. In her early twenties she began her love affair with sewing, quilting and all things fabric related. She swears that her children’s first words were “pattwen” and “fabwic”. Sue has been designing fabric for more than twenty years. Her first love is color. She enjoys designing from her extensive collection of vintage and antique fabrics but her hand-painted designs are her favorite. Sue is a mother of four married children and four beautiful and energetic grandchildren.