How to Successfully Use Carpenter Pencils as Promotional Product

After careful consideration, you’ve decided to use carpenter pencils as a promotional product at an upcoming tradeshow. You know that the secret of success of any such product is to not only get attendees to take your products, but to use them so your brand gains exposure. So, how can you get people to take something they might not even realize they need and then put them to work? Here are a few tips that could help, depending on what kind of company you have.

How to Successfully Use Carpenter Pencils as Promotional Product

  • Set up an artist performing a drawing demonstration using carpenter pencils. It can be quite surprising how unique of a result can be accomplished, and everyone loves to watch an artist at work. You could be inspiring a new budding artist in the crowd, as well.
  • Have a demonstration on how to sharpen carpenter pencils. If you show people how easy it is to sharpen carpenter pencils, they’ll be more likely to grab one and use it. Be sure to show they can be sharpened to a blunt or sharp end and be useful for a variety of purposes.
  • Hire a calligraphy artist to demonstrate gothic calligraphy using carpenter pencils. Yes, it can be done and it is a lot of fun!

These are just a few ideas for using carpenter pencils as promotional items at a tradeshow. Depending on the type of business you have, there are practically unlimited other ways to put these hefty pencils to use to show their capabilities and usefulness that go beyond carpentry. Here at Universal Sourcing Inc., we offer a wide variety of colours to choose from, along with personalization options. Contact us today with any questions you might have.