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The Pointy End by Kirsten Aspens - yellow and purple by Terry #2 by Diane
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Lupins by Brenda Don't Step on the Cracks! by Terri Lollipop Forest by Nikki


by Diane

This piece celebrates the #2 pencil. Those of us here in the United States have probably used the #2 pencil for most of our lives.  It's the ubiquitous yellow wooden pencil with soft dark lead that we were given in school.  It's the pencil we were required to use for standardized "fill in the box" test forms, and they were required when I took the bar exam.  I have such strong associations triggered by this simple object. Read more on the blog.

#2 by Diane
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