“Behind every boring subject is another layer of boringness you could have never imagined.”
James Ward introduces another curious talk about a subject that may seem boring, but is actually very interesting…. maybe.
Brian Mackenwells is passionate about pencils. In this Boring Talk he shares his passion for good pencils.
He talks us through their history, and explains why having a good pencil gives you a pleasurable ‘small pivot point that can change your whole mind set’. He also talks us through his favourite pencils, and shares the very personal reason that he can’t part with one particular pencil in his collection.
Presenter: James Ward
Contributor: Brian Mackenwells
Producer: Luke Doran