New upcoming stuff April 1 2017
Come see our usual great selection of Journals – Notebooks – Sketchbooks and a new incredible collection of over 300 vintage and antique woodclinched pencils. Pencils superior for writing and drawing. Including brands no longer in production such as A.W. Faber Castell; American Pencil; Eagle; Eberhard Faber; Wallace; McClurg and Venus. There will also be brands you know such as Dixon Ticonderoga; General; Hardtmuth Koh-I-Noor and J.S. Staedtler Mars Lumograph.
The vintage pencils are made in USA; Germany; England and Czechoslovakia. No China pencils. Some are large core diameter graphite specifically designed for sketching – portrait and figure drawing – and illustrations. There are several vintage all metal A.W. Faber Castell and Staedtler pencil boxes and several cardboard Dixon pencil boxes with great old time graphics. These are genuine boxes and not pegboard plastic packages!
Some pencils go back to around 1905 and many around WWII. Some really fine graphite and color pencils! Most are priced less than $3.99 each, some as little as $0.99 each. And to help you save more choose from sharpened used pencils. We also have Pencil Extender Holders and Pencil Protector Caps which will help save money by allowing you to use all your pencil! And a wide selection of pencil carrying cases including genuine leather.
Professional Pencil Sharping
Our vintage all metal Manual Pencil Sharpener Hand Cranked utilizes dual hardened helical cutters to efficiently sharpen pencils to fine point tips. We sharpened all sizes of wood encased pencils. All pencils that fit this sharpener cost 79¢ for each pencil to sharpen.
When: April 1, 2017 – Saturday 10:00 to 5:00
Where: Chicken Farm Art Center – 2505 Martin Luther King – San Angelo, Texas