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New symbols available for 2018

Posted by Gail on

These are generic, meaning they are not italicized or script and work with the typical sized fonts.

We now have 3 diamond shapes ◆ (maybe this will work better than dashes)

We now have <<  and >>  (two of each)

(((  ))) 

Welcome 2018

2018 is going to be an exciting yet scary year. We hope everyone stays safe this year.  Custom printed pencils are a great way to store passwords offline, send witty & loving messages to friends, encourage students to work hard and mostly, to encourage writing of all sorts.  The written word is very powerful.

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What would I give my own grandchildren this holiday season from ExplicitlyYoursPencils.com?

Yesterday I was asked this by a Customer in her 70's who found the choices overwhelming.  Without a doubt, my fictional grandchildren would each get:one dozen random assorted copper ferruled pencilsthe Freehand script fontWhite print.  Gift pouch because then their gifts would each come with a sharpener and gift bow, in addition to the pretty pouch [...]

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Two new fonts available

We very happy to be able to offer two new, very easy to read fonts to the vast family of Explicitly Yours fonts offered.Spartan Medium with a huge array of punctuation is now a choice for both Easy Order Hexagonal Pencils and Hexagonal Pencils with Typical size print.Souvenir is now available for Hexagonal pencils with [...]

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Adding video recordings to website to help place error free orders

Diving into a new technology is frustrating at first, just like using a new web store can be.  The goal is to make it easier to place error free orders, so currently, video recordings are being made and added to the web store to point out what is particularly important on the order pages that [...]

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What do finished orders look like?

Don't guess - look at the images!  <a href="http://explicitlyyourspencils.com/examples-of-finished-orders/"> Finished Orders</a>.  More images coming soon.You can also see printing samples at <a href="http://explicitlyyourspencils.com/custom-printing-illustrations/">Printing Samples</a>

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Holiday Season Sales are up and running

Several sales for quantity purchases are now available.  It's so lovely to receive feedback that our personalized pencils are beloved as gifts to the point that some people want more of it than their budget can accommodate.  But other than advertised sales, prices are not negotiable.We wish you and yours a safe, happy, holiday season filled [...]

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Round Personalized Pencil Sale - Get Ready for the Holidays

PURCHASE 7 DOZEN ROUND PERSONALIZED PENCILS GET 1 DOZEN ROUND PERSONALIZED PENCILS FREEWHILE SUPPLIES LAST

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Expanding creative capacity to print symbols

Symbols may be font specific, for example, | is available only with the Pencraft font, or available on with certain pencils that use larger print fonts.  The font chart at the bottom of each order page, that lists available characters by the font, is the place to look to see if your desired symbol is [...]

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First Time Orderers - White print recommended

We strongly recommend you order white print.  Until you get a feel for fonts and pencil color contrasts, white print produces the crispest, easiest to read text on pencils.

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