Tools for the Trade

The following are recommendations that work well for creators. We save you the hassle of searching for the best stuff by curating that for you. Feel free to contact us if you have any suggestions for tools for your preferred creative work.

Pens, Markers, and crayons

Staedtler Triplus Fineliner Pens, .3mm, Metal Clad Tip, 20-Pack, Assorted

Staedtler Triplus Fineliner Pens, .3mm, Metal Clad Tip, 20-Pack, Assorted

Tombow 56185 Dual Brush Pen Art Markers, Bright, 10-Pack

Tombow 56185 Dual Brush Pen Art Markers, Bright, 10-Pack

Pentel Arts Sign Pen Touch with Brush Tip, 12 Assorted Colors

Pentel Arts Sign Pen Touch with Brush Tip, 12 Assorted Colors

Sakura Pigma Micron Blister Ink Pen Set, Black, Assorted Sizes 6-Pack

Sakura Pigma Micron Blister Ink Pen Set, Black, Assorted Sizes 6-Pack

Tombow 56190 Beginner Lettering Set

Tombow 56190 Beginner Lettering Set

Copic Markers Multiliner Inking Pen Set, Black 9-Pack

Copic Markers Multiliner Inking Pen Set, Black 9-Pack

Arteza Brush Pens • Water based ink 24-Pack

Arteza Brush Pens • Water based ink 24-Pack

Pentel Arts Aquash Water Brush Assorted Tips, 3-Pack

Pentel Arts Aquash Water Brush Assorted Tips, 3-Pack

Crayola Super Tips 50-Pack

Crayola Super Tips 50-Pack

Sketchbooks and Notebooks

Canson XL Series Mix Media Paper Pad, Heavyweight, Wet and Dry Media, 9 x 12 Inch, 60 Sheets

Canson XL Series Mix Media Paper Pad, Heavyweight, Wet and Dry Media, 9 x 12 Inch, 60 Sheets

Strathmore Visual Watercolor Journal, 140 LB 5.5"x8" 22 Sheets

Strathmore Visual Watercolor Journal, 140 LB 5.5"x8" 22 Sheets

Strathmore Softcover Toned Tan Art Sketch Journal, 5.5"x8", 56 Sheets

Strathmore Softcover Toned Tan Art Sketch Journal, 5.5"x8", 56 Sheets

Leuchtturm1917 Hardcover A5 Notebook - Dotted Pages - Black

Leuchtturm1917 Hardcover A5 Notebook - Dotted Pages - Black

reMarkable digital notepad -  Review

reMarkable digital notepad - Review

Black & White Marble Composition Book with 100 Sheets of Wide Ruled White Paper (2 Pack)

Black & White Marble Composition Book with 100 Sheets of Wide Ruled White Paper (2 Pack)

Writing Applications

Scrivener - Available on  macOS ,  Windows , and  iOS  -  30 Day Free Trial Available

Scrivener - Available on macOS, Windows, and iOS - 30 Day Free Trial Available

Write or Die - Available on Web

Write or Die - Available on Web

Google Docs - Available on Web and as an App

Google Docs - Available on Web and as an App

Books

The Animator’s Survival Kit

The Animator’s Survival Kit

Cartoon Animation

Cartoon Animation

The Artist’s Way Workbook

The Artist’s Way Workbook

Wreck this Journal

Wreck this Journal

Hand Lettering 101

Hand Lettering 101