The tagline 'Hand Crafted in England since 1934' tells you all the key details you need to know about this small pencil-making operation in Birmingham. The company employs a tight-knit team of artisans with over a century of cumulative experience in the art of making pens and pencils to produce its wares - all of which is done entirely by hand using machinery which dates back to the nineteenth century. Throughout its history, the brand has stayed true to its English roots, hiring local workers and sourcing materials from the finest English sources.