Pilot Handwriting Competition. Sponsored by Pilot. Organized by Fountain Pens Bangladesh. The biggest arena in Bangladesh for anyone to showcase their wonderful talent of handwriting.
Pilot is known to be the greatest Japanese pen manufacturer. Pilot Pen Corporation founded in 1918 and since has walked its way up to be among the top pen and stationery brands in the world. The company now has its branches all over the globe. Pilot is well known for products that are innovative, high quality, and reliable. It keeps in mind its customer’s need for pens that are comfortable for regular use, as well as their desire to have pens that speaks of elegance and class. Some of their unique creation include Pilot Capless( a fountain pen that is retractable!). Pilot Metropolitan, an excellent beginner fountain pen. Pilot FriXion, an erasable gel pen. Hi-Tecpoint rollerbal. Highlighter, mechanical pencils, markers, and much more. It’s understandable why people love Pilot soo much, particularly in Bangladesh where Pilot products are getting popular day by day.
On the other hand, Fountain Pen Bangladesh is a huge community of around 6000 members of fountain pen lovers in Bangladesh. An inspiring place where pen lovers share their works of calligraphy or art, exchange information about inks and pens, share their stories and experiences related to this hobby. They also aim towards bringing various international stationery brands in Bangladesh, to give people of the country a chance to taste high quality and branded products; which in turn would flourish their interest in stationery.
This thriving community is working towards making fountain pens once again popular in Bangladesh and spread far and wide the hobby of loving pens along with the art of beautiful writing. Especially looking out for the younger generation, who they want to bring out of their screen-obsessed world and give them a tangible piece of life which they can 'feel'. In fact, the group of Fountain Pens Bangladesh have already succeeded in bringing plenty of people into this hobby, who find this hobby to be an escape from their busy life.
To attract even more people into it, they organize various events and competitions which encourages many others to join in. Pilot Handwriting Competition being one of them. Many from around the country take part in this competition. Competitors display their wonderful talent of molding ink into paper. Take picture of it, and share it in the Fountain Pens Bangladesh Facebook group. Among which the judges choose the best ones to be rewarded. Participants can write in both Bangla and English. Both categories being awarded separately. This competition has inspired many to give this hobby a try and do unbelievably well. Many even started practicing way ahead, as a result, their beautiful handwriting sometimes even seeps into their daily lives. After all, all it needs is a pen, paper, and a little dedication and ANYBODY can be a part of it. Who knows, maybe even get a chance to win one of those fabulous prizes as well!
Author: Mahiya Mannan