Nero's Notes

Getting to know Adam Blaine

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I first got to know Adam on Twitter and since then I have been fascinated with his love of stationery and his ability to create frequent and compelling content, including blogs, photos and videos, about his passion for stationery. 1) Describe yourself in three objects I guess the three objects that I always keep nearby on a daily basis describe me pretty well, so a large mug of coffee, a pen & headphones. 2) Wood or Mechanical Pencil? Wood for sure, there's nothing quite like the feeling of writing with a wooden pencil. 3) Ballpoint, Gel or Fountain Pens? Ballpoint. Specifically a Fisher Space Pen,...

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Getting to know Tj Cosgrove

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Tj Cosgrove has dedicated the last 5 years of his life to writing, planning and creating content which embodies everything he loves. Filmmaker by day, pencil aficionado by night, these once disparate pursuits are combined in the creative powerhouse that is Wood & Graphite. We chatted with Tj, finding out about his favourite tools he uses, communities he learns from and general insight into his love for stationery and the analog. 1) Describe yourself in three objects Three objects? Oh boy... Camera, Pencil, Paper? 2) Wood or Mechanical Pencil? Wood! Though there are a few really nice mechanicals out there. 3) Ballpoint, Gel or Fountain Pens?...

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