Moleskine Gallery

I still like paper though writing mostly digitally. But for my daily walk to my favorite cafรฉ I always have a Moleskine notebook or similar diaries by paperblanks in my pocket. Recently I discovered (online) a wonderful gallery of drawings in Moleskine notebooks: Illustrations In Moleskine Notebooks!
notebook-cat
cat patrol discovering my notebook collection …
related:
http://designtaxi.com/news/355686/Beautiful-Incredibly-Detailed-Illustrations-In-Moleskine-Notebooks/

notebooks archive

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P.S.:
many of my paper notebooks are filled with aphorisms, philosophy, psychology, passwords, auto-biographical articles, addresses – and chords for my absurdest passion: fingerpicking guitar, played last night 3 a.m. when I couldn’t sleep:

tower-of-writing

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About frizztext

writer, photographer, guitarist

32 responses to “Moleskine Gallery

  1. Frizz, those illustrations are spectacular! As for my Moleskin, I can safely say it will never be a work of art but I love it for my scribbling. Enjoy your coffee and scribing!

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  2. I’m almost finished my current moleskin, and am interested to see the amazing selection of new journals out there…

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  3. I usually carry a spiral notebook to write in. For a time, I tried carrying a sketchbook with me because so many people told me that I ought to draw in a sketchbook like that. After not opening it for a few days, I’d draw something, but it always felt like a chore. Finally, I ditched it.

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  4. I love moleskins. I was just in a bookstore and wanted to buy them all. Now I just need to really start writing more.

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  5. Allyson Mellone

    Or does she, your cat, feel in good company around the many moleskine? I sketch in them all the time ๐Ÿ™‚

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  6. The talent of some people just amazes me.
    Does your cat keep journals?
    I prefer paper journals also, but I am not a good artist, so I keep digital sketchbook journals on my iPad. (I make too many mistakes and have to erase too much. I would waste too much paper.) The app I really like and use the most is Paper by 53.

    Recently, I gave a good friend and artist a sketchbook journal as a gift. I purchased some thick decorative paper with beautiful designs in her favorite color, and made a book cover. She liked it so much that she wants to make book covers for her other journals.

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    • “Does your cat keep journals?” – well I tried to give her enough motivation – but she takes to often a nap – even in sight of a little mouse, which came in the floor from the garden …

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  7. I usually write my blog entries in random places — the back of an airline ticket, along the sides of a magazine page I torn out, on my smartphone’s notepad, or on a paper bag. I’ve thought of carrying around a notebook because the covers and pages are aesthetically pleasing, but I am afraid I may lose the book!

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    • I started to write on “…the back of an airline ticket, along the sides of a magazine page I torn out… or on a paper bag…” – then, as I had a little money, I bought permanently Moleskine paper notebooks …

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  8. I love notebooks and journals but like you most of my work is typed these days. My friend has made me a beautiful soft leather journal in red with gorgeous paper and its my next to use but my handwriting is so bad it seems like sacrilge for me to use it!

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  9. My Tropical Home

    Moleskins are too expensive for me but I have notebooks for all kinds of things to write on; yet I still write a lot of important stuff on the back of receipts, billing statements and whatever else is lying nearby.

    Your finger-plucking was wonderful. It would go very well with a cup of coffee, a notebook and a quiet moment in any cafe. ๐Ÿ™‚

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  10. Writing in a journal is still my favourite way of writing too – love the feel of fresh, smooth paper on each page. fabulous sketches in the moleskins.
    Coral

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  11. Your picking always puts me in a good mood in the morning – great stuff in Design Taxi, fabulously funny drawings that I will have to enlarge to have a closer look at…. My own Miss Z loves her moleskins, now they even have specialized city versions…

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  12. May we never stop writing. On paper. With a pen or a pencil.
    And thank you for the lovely (musical) notes to go with it ๐Ÿ˜€

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  13. Irreplaceable, I think!

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  14. Pat

    What a wonderful ditti. And I love journals and notebooks but don’t carry them because I travel so light. A small wallet in my pocket for money, credit card and drivers license. I don’t even carry a cell phone. So often I wish I had one of mine with me, though. Maybe you will be my inspiration.

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  15. museconfuse

    I love cool looking notebooks and have some but can’t bear to use them! I know I should!

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  16. Those are really amazing illustrations. Thanks for sharing, Frizz. I also love to write on paper, and to buy cool notebooks and pens.

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  17. It’s a good thing you have th cat partol to watch over your journals. Those journals have lots of good information you wouldn’t want someone to use. hahaha
    I love journals. I have a difficult time resisting the purchase of them. But, sadly, I am a digital victim, too. I always use the excuse tha my handwriting is awful. I do write letter to friends on nice stationary.
    Great post, Frizz ….

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  18. I love moleskin journals.:-)

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  23. Hahaha here I am back again!

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  24. So enjoyed your fingerpicking, Frizz. ๐Ÿ™‚

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