A Digital Solution to an Anaolog Problem

A Digital Solution to an Anaolog Problem

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I love books. Like a sickness. Sometimes I read good literature and sometimes I devour trashy, pulp novels. I can’t pass up a good coffee table book of art, illustration or design. My house is overrun with books. My teeny, tiny house is stacked two deep in some place with books. My favorite weekend activity is to scour the shelves at the secondhand book shop for a gem. The first step is to admit…

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Art of the Day: Amy Van Luijk

(via Amy Van Luijk)

Art of the Day: Amy Van Luijk

(via Amy Van Luijk)

Kickstarter: SketchyNotebook

Sketchy Notebook Kicktarter project

If you liked my post form yesterday of the template guides sheets, you’ll really like the SketchyNotebook Kickstarter projectwhich is an A5 notebook that specifically focuses on providing an assortment of high-visibility page templates for more than just lined paper. There are templates for grid, film/animation storyboarding, 3D perspectives, and more — all printed on water-resistant vinyl…

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A Better Option

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When recently asked “What pen do you reach for most often?” my less-than-pen-nerdy husband answered, “Whatever is at hand.” Oh, my aching pen geek heart! I succinctly told him that using “any old pen” when you’re married to a pen nerd is akin to me getting business cards printed at Kinko’s. No offense to Kinko’s but my husband is a premium letterpress printer and I would never dare to tarnish…

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Turn a Blank Notebook into a Lined Notebook

Turn a Blank Notebook into a Lined Notebook

H. C. Marks (@HCMarks) on Twitter asked “do you know of any stencils with which to draw ruled lines in blank notebooks?”

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I have something so much better, at least in my humble opinion. I use a sheet of lined paper that I tuck under my blank page to create perfectly straight lines that are there. But not. Using a guide sheet does not require any prep time. Just slide the sheet behind your current…

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Attn: Lefties!

I got wordy today on The Cramped with a Fountain Pen Guide for Lefties. Big thanks to Patrick Rhone for letting me contribute.

Attn: Lefties!

I got wordy today on The Cramped with a Fountain Pen Guide for Lefties. Big thanks to Patrick Rhone for letting me contribute.

Word. Notebooks in Indigo

Have you recently considered purchasing a stonewashed blue AL-Sport Kaweco like Mr. Dudek? Wouldn’t it look fabulous next to the new…

Word. Notebooks in Indigo

Have you recently considered purchasing a stonewashed blue AL-Sport Kaweco like Mr. Dudek? Wouldn’t it look fabulous next to the new…

Kickstarter: ClickTape

(Also available in GREEN!)

(Turquoise ClickTape pictured. Also available in GREEN!)

I see a lot of pen projects on Kickstarter so when I heard about the ClickTape tape dispenser, I was pretty stoked. Its time for folks to start innovating other office supply stndards. And the CLickTape is a great idea with a cool design. Modern but classic.

The cost of entry is minimal: just €10 for a blue version and it include worldwide…

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A Desk that Hides the Cable Spaghetti

A Desk that Hides the Cable Spaghetti

Minimalist Desk

This clean, simple desk from Artifox helps keep all those cables contained in a pocket beneath the work surface, hidden behind a hinged wooden door. Finally, no unsightly cords!

The top has a finished slot to allow charging of portable devices while simultaneously hiding the cable clutter and propping the devices up into a viewable angle. The right hand side of the work surface features a…

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