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Mason Jar Pencil Sharpeners

This Pencil Shaving Jar Keeps Track of All Your Hard Work

— February 6, 2014 — Art & Design
If you find yourself lacking motivation and getting critical of yourself, the pencil shaving jar is a little reminder of how much effort you put into your work.

Designer Craighton Berman fused a pencil sharpener on the lid of a mason jar to create this nifty inspirational shaving jar. Berman use to teach a sketching class, and noticed that although his students were showing effort, there were not a lot of results. The outcome led to a jar which indirectly keeps track of all your accomplishments as a result of long day and hard work. Once the jar is filled up with shavings, you can use it a reference and inspiration to remind yourself of how far a little effort can take you.

This is perfect for any artist, writer, illustrator or anyone else that requires a pencil sharpener and a kick of motivation.
Trend Themes
1. Motivational Tracking - Creating products that track progress and provide motivation based on effort and accomplishments.
2. Inspirational Repurposing - Finding new uses for everyday objects to inspire and encourage productivity.
3. Creative Workspace Accessories - Designing innovative tools and products to enhance the work environment and promote creativity.
Industry Implications
1. Stationery and Office Supplies - Developing new and inventive products for the stationery and office supplies industry that combine functionality and motivation.
2. Home Decor and Interior Design - Exploring opportunities to integrate motivational elements into home decor products to create inspiring workspaces.
3. Personal Development and Productivity - Supporting individuals in their personal growth and productivity journey by offering innovative tools for motivation and goal tracking.
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