Wednesday, 2 July 2014

Blue Nebula Cigar!


Here is the second of a set of blanks that I bought from pen maker (and blank maker) Jonathan Brooks.  Again, I turned this one into a Cigar style pen the get a good look at it.  I can see already that I will be going back for more!

This particular material ('teal pearl with black') I am going to call 'Blue Nebula' because that makes me happy.  The pics came out OK, but the camera really can't catch the beautiful shimmering swirls in this material.  Truly beautiful!




I have matched the material with a polished steel JoWo fine nib.  And now, I think I will smooth and polish the nib (i.e. 'my excuse the spend some time writing with the pen').

Thanks for looking!

Ken

4 comments:

  1. What do you do with these test pens? The red one is amazing.

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    1. Thanks, Fred!

      The ones not spoken for go up for sale.

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    1. I'm afraid so. I usually put the 'non-commissioned ones up for sale here (on my website) and on FPN and FPGeeks.

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