OPEN WITH LIMITED HOURS!
GREENWOOD PENCIL BOX
is a retail collaboration of the Greater Seattle Bureau of Fearless Ideas and Sanctuary Art Center.
Everything in the store is designed to spark the imagination and nurture the creativity in us all.
All proceeds support the free creative programs that these nonprofits offer to youth and young adults.
8414 Greenwood Avenue N.
(at North 85th Street)
Temporary Store Hours:
Tuesday, July 11 - 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Thursday, July 13 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Tuesday, July 18 - 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Thursday, July 20 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Tuesday, July 25 - 12:00 - 3:00pm
Thursday, July 27 - 1:00 - 4:00pm
More hours posted soon!
Support our small business and non-profit partners
Give the Creative Adventurers in your life (including yourself) the gift of a truly unique shopping spree! When you buy a Greenwood Pencil Box gift card, you're not only supporting small business but also the creative non-profits who run this store.
IS IN STORE
Every creative adventurer needs proper gear and attire to confidently explore the landscape of their imagination. Greenwood Pencil Box has great gear like graphic t-shirts to express your unique point of view, thinking caps, story maps, writing prompts, and everything you’ll need on your trek through the peaks and valleys of the right brain.
Come in and let your creativity "climb" our Story Wall when you add your written contribution to our eight-foot-tall tale. Look for future in-store workshops, demonstrations, and live performances (once medical scientists deem it safe to do so). Or just visit us to get ideas for the destination of your next creative adventure–there’s always a reason to visit the Greenwood Pencil Box no matter what direction the compass of your imagination is pointed in.
Graphic Tees & Hats
All-original designs by young adult students and artists at Sanctuary Art Center. A must-have for expressing your unique point of view and staying comfortable during extended creative expeditions.
From writing prompts, project kits, journals to the perfect writing instrument (including pencils); from books on the creative process to writing prompts and creative challenges and projects. We'll help you find the trail around writer's block.
Games, Books & Novelties
Nothing gets the creative juices flowing like playing a game, escaping into a great book, or finding delight in the unusual. We've got the sustenance to give your imagination the energy it needs to get on its feet and last through any creative trek.
Greenwood Pencil Box is now your Authorized Dealer of
the pencil of choice for history's greatest Creative Adventurers
Greenwood Pencil Box provides opportunities and support for the creative programs serving youth and young adults at this non-profit organization:
The Greater Seattle Bureau of Fearless Ideas is a non-profit creative learning organization in Seattle, Washington, offering innovative tutoring and writing programs for students aged 6-18. We believe that words, well written and well-spoken, broaden possibility, and invite opportunity. When we tell our stories passionately and listen to others with genuine interest, we find understanding and empathy, and the world becomes a better place.