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Wacom Celebrates Valentine's Day

Need a card for that special someone? Let Wacom and guest, illustrative designer Von Glitschka, create a personalized drawing for a loved one

VANCOUVER, Wash., Feb.13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Join Wacom and special guest, artist Von Glitschka, today, February 13th, from 8:30AM to 5:00PM Pacific Standard Time for a special Valentine's Day promotion over Wacom's social media channels - Facebook, Twitter and Google+ - that features hand-made Valentine's cards, drawn for free upon request by Glitschka. Famous for his 5-minute logo creations, Glitschka, armed with a Bamboo Stylus and Adobe Ideas, will be employing his speedy and whimsical drawing techniques to support those who seek help creating a virtual Valentine's card.

(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130204/SF52627LOGO)

How does it work? Wacom is asking its social media followers to comment on its channels with the name of their loved one and a special interest they might have, using the hashtag, #LoveWacom.  For example, one could ask, "I would like to send a Valentine's card to my girlfriend who likes to ski. #LoveWacom. Von Glitschka will then take the request and put together a Valentine's drawing. Wacom's social media team will post the Valentine's on a Facebook album for the user to share with their Valentine. If the number of requests exceeds the production capabilities of Mr. Glitschka, Wacom's talented team of artists are prepared to chip in with some creations of their own should the need arise.

About Wacom

Founded in 1983, Wacom is a global company based in Japan with subsidiaries and affiliate offices around the world to support marketing and distribution in over 150 countries. Wacom's vision to bring people and technology closer together through natural interface technologies has made it the world's leading manufacturer of pen tablets, interactive pen displays, and digital interface solutions. The advanced technology of Wacom's intuitive input devices has been used to create some of the most exciting digital art, films, special effects, fashion and designs around the world. Millions of hobbyist and professional customers are using Wacom's pen technology to express their creativity.

For more information, please contact:

Douglas A. Little
Sr. Public Relations Manager
Wacom Technology Services, Corp.
360-896-9833 x174
[email protected]

SOURCE Wacom Technology Services, Corp.

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