Wires drive us nuts. That's why we were so happy to see this tip from Tyson. This how-to, Declutter Your Desk, is a helpful, cheap way to cut down on exposed computer wires and devices. Van Mardian has created this do-it-yourself system that completely hides everything under the desktop itself.
What a great idea for easy and pleasing organization. I don't use colored pencils often, but I'd make a smaller version for sharpies and pens. Might even consider this for brushes and paints. Can't wait to try it.