Operation Gratitude and Pentel have teamed up to promote our National Handwriting Day promotion: Heroes Worth Writing For. Yesterday, we started an outreach of that program on Facebook. Go to Operation Gratitude’s Facebook page and look for the post about the Heroes Worth Writing For promotion. Leave the comment “Pentel Sent Me” under that post and “like” Operation Gratitude and you have a chance to win a Pentel “Pen Pal” Prize Pack.
Location, location, location. We all know what that means for real estate but what does the location of your doodles say about you? We all like to doodle when stuck in a long 2-hour meeting or sitting at the coffee shop waiting for a friend who always runs late. You might not be aware of this, but phychologists believe that the LOCATION of your doodle on a piece of paper can tell a lot about what is going on inside your subconscious mind. Read on to see what the experts had to say...
It’s the second Friday of 2011, and the perfect time to announce a new Friday Feature on the Pentel Blog- Finish Line Friday. This is the day to tie up loose ends, get the affairs in order and get ready to enjoy the weekend. Aside from the startling news that the Zodiac has completely changed (so glad we don’t put birthstones in our Energels), all of Los Angeles is buzzing about this week’s Golden Globe awards.
I love carrying around small portable sketchbooks for sketching and doodling. Sometimes it’s a pain also trying to carry a set of markers or a watercolor set to color while on the go. I usually keep an eye out for such sets and not too long ago the Pentel Arts Aquash set caught my eye. After I kept talking about it Twitter and Facebook, Pentel of America was nice enough to send me a set to try out.
National Handwriting Day helps us celebrate the importance of handwriting. This year our promotion Heroes Worth Writing For allows us to give back by recognizing and expressing our thanks to the U.S. troops who sacrifice every day for us. We have partnered with Operation Gratitude to ensure that the letters you send in will get to our troops overseas. Operation Gratitude recently sent their 600th care package! They often receive thank you emails and we’d like to share one with you.