Hello Friends! We’re in the middle of Random Acts of Kindness week – February 14-20. Practice some random acts of kindness this week and maybe you’ll get into the habit of doing something nice for someone (for no particular reason) during the year. There’s an artist in London who designs art for cards, books, and magazines among other things. Her name is Heidi Burton, and she posted some Random Acts of Kindness cards that you can use to download, print, and share. Thanks Heidi! Download here.
February 10-17 is NY Fashion Week. While the fashion industry is abuzz about the latest fashions and accessories, Pentel is proud to be at the beginning of the process. Designers have to draw with something, right? We know a few designers -fashion, accessory, and even interior designers who have publicly mentioned their use of the Pentel Sign Pen.
Happy Valentines Day! Nothing says I love you more than a handmade Valentine. This year, we were happy to enlist the help of our newest PEN-fessional, Sara Anderson, to demonstrate the power of a Pentel-fueled handmade Valentine. Sara used a variety of products, and feels strongly that a Valentine should reflect the creativity of the artist. “I kept more with a doodling approach. Nothing is perfect and I like it that way. Handmade Valentines have always been my favorite,” says Pentel PEN-fessional, Sara Anderson.
Here’s a craft that will be easy for your little cupids to color in and give as a gift for Mom, Dad, Grandparents or teachers. Homemade gifts come straight from the heart to show you care on Valentine’s Day. Materials •Pre-cut white mat (8″x10″ for 5″x7″ photo) •Pentel Sign Pens •Pentel Slicci Metallic Pens •Pentel Automatic Pencils •Graphite transfer paper •Painter’s tape or drafting tape •Scissors
We’re just a week away from Valentine’s Day so it’s time to think about those you love. There’s no better way to show your appreciation than with a handwritten note. A good way to start a note is to finish the sentence I Love You Because… Here are some ideas: