News: DC Pen Show Early Edition

If you will be coming to the DC Pen Show this weekend, here’s some things to look for. Even if you’re not, some of the events will be broadcast or available online as well. So, if you’d like to feel a part of the excitement, here’s how: Susan Wirth Memorial On Saturday evening there will…

News: Art Goodbye, Art Hello.

Art News In sad news, Art Supply Posse recorded its last episode last week. Heather and Kathy said farewell with their favorite podcaster, Brad Dowdy. I don’t think it will be the last time we’ll hear from either of these ladies as they will both be going on to pursue other audio endeavors. In happier…

News: Letters, Lettering & Knitters

ArtSnacks Lettering Snacks One of the most successful Collection Boxes that ArtSnacks ever did was the Lettering Collection. It sold out. Twice. So ArtSnacks has officially announced its quarterly Lettering Snacks subscription service. Each box will contain five to six full-sized supplies and a tutorial from Kristina Werner. Plans start at $89 per quarter with…

News: Field Notes, Crayola & More

Field Notes: I’m sure you’ve heard by now that Field Notes has released their summer Colors Editions, the 35th quarterly edition, Campfire Edition. If you don’t subscribe yet, there’s still time. I just want the patch! Hopefully, mine will arrive soon. I just got shipping update info that said the package left Chicago but it…

Giveaway Winners: Blackwing Notebooks

Congrats to the winners of the Blackwing Notebook giveaway. Each of our winners was contacted directly by email. Thanks to everyone who entered and thanks to Blackwing for supplying the notebooks for the giveaway. In case anyone is curious, the figures in the photo are Momiji Birdie & Bowie. These aren’t available anymore but other…

News: Sponsors, Notebooks & Keyboard

New Sponsors: I’m touched that so many new sponsors have joined the ranks here at The Well-Appointed Desk in the last couple weeks. Please welcome The Stationer, Sapori and Say Nice Things. You may recognize The Stationer as the retail business of All Things Stationery. The Stationer is currently hosting a sale so you may…