The first Sharpie Liquid Pencil is being introduced to the market as I write. Made by Newell Rubbermaid, it is being touted as the reinvention of the mechanical pencil, a pencil that writes like a pen, but erases like a pencil.
Wall stickers have been very hot decorative items in home and office interiors. The trompe l'oeil (trick of the eye) effect creates many fabulous and fun 3D effects, including wall stickers of furniture, plants, even exterior scenes. But graduate students at the Chelsea College of Art and Design in London have unleashed a new purpose for such optical design. Their Anamorphic Typography makes a statement.