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3 Ways to Use A Bullet Journal to Stay Active

Activity tracker within a bullet journal

By Shannon Hakala of @wellellabujo Hey there, it’s Shannon from wellella.com. Did you know that bullet journaling can help you get excited about exercising? It’s true! Read on to see how I’m sticking to my fitness goals using my BUJO. Fitness Goals Bullet Journal Spread First, I started by writing down some reasons for why […]

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7 Must-Have Items to Keep in Your Work Bag

Work bag filled with must-have items including hand sanitizer, phone charger,

From traffic congestion on your commute, meetings that run over schedule, last minute (and stressful) deadlines—sometimes it just feels like the workday is conquering you. Those days can get worse by your cellphone dying or coffee spilling on your shirt. Despite how small these things are, they can cause a busy day to become a […]

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3 Back-to-School Bullet Journal Ideas for Students

By Mandy Mair of @productivedoodling Hey everyone! It’s Mandy here, better known as @productivedoodling! I have been bullet journaling for a little over two and a half years. Every year when the new school year rolls around, I use my bullet journal to plan and stay organized.

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6 Essential Tools for Starting a New Job

Notebook with to-do packing list scribbled on it, beside a laptop bag and a coffee cup

Is there anything more exciting, yet nerve-racking, than starting a new job? Beginning a new position exposes you to new people, tools, and exciting challenges. But being new can also be a little daunting. One way to relieve the new job jitters is to know you are walking into your first day fully prepared for […]

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How to Draw a Fennec Fox with Zebra Metallic Brush Pens

Illustration of a Fennec Fox on black paper next to a Zensations Drafix Technical Pencil, two Metallic Brush Pens and several Sarasa Clip Pens

By: Artist Ambassador Sandra Strait Hello! I’m Sandra from lifeimitatesdoodles. Today, I’m going to show you how to create a realistic illustration that pops on black paper with Zebra Pen products. We’ll be drawing a Fennec fox. It’s about the size of a chihuahua and is a nocturnal desert animal. Let’s get started! Tools: Zebra […]

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7 Ways to Achieve Better Work-Life Balance

A Navy Sarasa Grand Retractable Pen transposed next to a Smoke Blue Mildliner Double Ended Highlighter & Creative Tool

When it feels like there aren’t enough hours in the day to accomplish everything you want, what do you do? How do you handle work and personal life? Work-life balance is something everyone struggles with at one point or another, but it is achievable. Just like anything else, it takes skill and practice. Check out […]

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3 Summer-Themed Bullet Journal Layouts to Simplify Your Life

Preview of the August bullet journal design created with Zebra Pen Mildliner Highlighers and Zensations Brush Pen

By: Fatimah of @studychaii Hi! It’s Fatimah from @studychaii and I’m here to introduce you to different ways you can use your creativity to effectively bullet journal over the summer. Summer can always become a bit hectic, so creating organized monthly spreads can help keep you grounded and ready for summer productivity. Here are some ideas […]

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What You Can Do to Help the Grevy’s Zebra

Drawing of a Grevy's zebra created with a STEEL F-301 Ballpoint Pen

The Grevy’s zebras are in grave danger. Just a few decades ago in the 1980’s, there were approximately 15,000 in population. Over the last 30 years, that number has dropped almost 80% and today, fewer than 3,000 remain. About 2,812 of these special zebras live in Kenya and 230 live in Ethiopia. At Zebra Pen, […]

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Hand Lettering Tips for Beginners Using Zebra Metallic Brush Pens

"Love" hand lettered with Zebra Pen Metallic Brush Pens

Hey everyone! It’s Erin from @the.lettering.fern and I am here to tell you all about the Zebra Metallic Brush Pens. I’ve tried many different Metallic Brush pens and these Zebra ones are some of the best! They POP on black paper, write smoothly, and have a great flexible brush tip. The pens have plenty of […]

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Help Save Zen’s Friends with these Eco-Friendly Tips

Photo of two Grevy's zebras, alongside a water bottle, metal straw, and Zebra pens

From the Black Rhinoceros, African Lion, and Chimpanzee to the Asian Elephant, there are many endangered species at risk of extinction. At Zebra Pen, we believe in the wonder and beauty of all Zen’s friends. We’re committed to supporting these animals and helping them flourish for future generations. This year, we are proud to once […]

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