Samantha Dion Baker
Meret Oppenheim

The Women of Surrealism

Surrealism's early years were dominated by men. As the movement…
Blackwing Volume 54

Surrealism 101

Surrealism began as a literary movement in the early 20th century,…

The Exquisite Corpse - Behind the Design of Volume 54

The Exquisite Corpse started off as a parlor game invented and…

Blackwing Music to Release Johnny Irion’s Driving Friend [Press Release]

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 03/09/18 Alexander Poirier Blackwing…
Adam Reineck

Adam Reineck

Adam Reineck leads the design team at, a nonprofit that improves the lives of people living in poverty through design.
Blackwing 16.2

Blackwing Volumes - Blackwing 16.2

The Blackwing 16.2 is a tribute to Ada Lovelace, the world's first computer programer. It has a matte white finish, matte black ferrule & firm graphite.
Pencil Pouch

Inside the Pencil Pouch

We've teamed up with the awesome guys at Bradley Mountain for our second carry collaboration, the Blackwing Pencil Pouch. Learn more.
Oxford Exchange

Blackwing Store Profile - Oxford Exchange - Tampa, FL

Learn why Oxford Exchange in Tampa, FL is the quintessential Blackwing store and why you should visit them on your next trip through western Florida.
Blackwing 1

Behind the Scenes: Blackwing 1

Guy Clark was on the short list of people we thought this program should honor from Day 1. Read more about the design and thought behind the Blackwing 1.

Blackwing Volumes - Blackwing 1

The first ever round Blackwing, the Blackwing 1 celebrates Guy Clark and his perfectly imperfect style.

Pink, Black and White, Oh My!

Read about the design updates to our core Blackwing pencils.
Willy Tea Taylor

Willy Tea Taylor

No Depression Magazine called Willy Tea Taylor "one of the most important singer/songwriters of our time," and we're proud to have him as the first artist on the Blackwing Music record label.