Field Notes

Our 12th FIELD NOTES COLORS edition was designed as a companion for the dedicated and vigilant men and women who have served as the “eyes of the forest” for the last 100 years. “FIRE SPOTTER” was printed by hand on a vintage Miehle vertical press at Flywheel Letterpress (Freeport, Ill.) on “Electric Red” Construction cover stock from the French Paper Co. (Niles, Mich.). The interior pages are a brand-new light-gray “Dot Grid” pattern.

We’ve teamed up with Tattly (Brooklyn, N.Y.) to include an “ALWAYS WATCHING” temporary tattoo with each 3-Pack of “FIRE SPOTTERS,” so you can show that you’re keeping an eye on things.

Our recent visit to the Mountain Fire Lookout Tower in the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest in Wisconsin (Background here) taught us that autumn looks pretty incredible from 93 feet up:

Even if you’re not monitoring wildfires from a cabin in the sky, you’ll find plenty of uses for these handsome made-in-the-U.S.A. “Dot-Grid” notebooks.

COLORS Subscriptions

Subscribe to FIELD NOTES COLORS and get two “FIRE SPOTTER” edition 3-Packs and two kraft-cover FIELD NOTES 3-Packs (one Graph, one Mixed) immediately. Over the next year, you’ll get three more quarterly mailings featuring a pair of FIELD NOTES COLORS limited-edition 3-Packs. That adds up to 30 memo books, including “doubles” of each COLORS edition: one to use and one to hoard away for posterity. 300 subscriptions are available for $97 each–(a $32 reduction from our old subscription price, take that, inflation!)–which includes all our usual goodies.

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Scared of commitment? 1500 “FIRE SPOTTER” 3-Packs (with Tattly tattoos!) are available online. But hurry: they’ll disappear in no time. The price is $9.95, the same as all FIELD NOTES 3-Packs. Limit 3 packs per household.

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don’t forget to stock up on Graph, Ruled, Plain, and Mixed FIELD NOTES, our new STENO notebook, and FIELD NOTES pens and pencils from our online store.