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Wednesday, 3 February 2016
Compact Style Fountain Pen in 'Emerald Fusion' Alumilite
Hello folks, Here is another one of the pens that I made this week for the sheer pleasure of using a material that I have been wanting...
Compact Style Fountain Pen in 'Ghost Koi' Alumilite
Hello folks, I have a number of alumilites and acrylics in stock that I just never seem to be able to get to. So every once in a while...
Saturday, 19 December 2015
Santa's Workshop: A Couple of 'Compact' Style FPs for the Stockings
As soon as I started my 'Christmas' holiday (actually the two weeks before the Christmas week - luck of the draw…), I got to w...
Monday, 14 December 2015
Colour Splash - Warning: Not for the faint of heart!
Every once in a while I get a request for a wildly colourful pen that grabs attention. I used to make a number of what I called ' Pe...
Thursday, 10 December 2015
A First: Modified 'Mini' Shirt Pocket Fountain Pen for Shallow Pockets
Well, this was a fun challenge. The commission was for a Shirt Pocket Fountain Pen style, but for carrying in very small, shallow shirt ...
Tuxedo Style: Inlaid Shirt Pocket Fountain Pen in Black and White Acrylic
One of my colleagues where I work is a bit of a fountain pen guy, like me. Several years back, he commissioned a fountain pen/rollerball...
Thursday, 3 December 2015
Grain-Matched Rainforest Bamboo 1.1 stub
Hi folks, Here is one that came off my bench in the last few weeks, finally had a minute to get a couple of pics. This is my secon...
Wednesday, 11 November 2015
Springtime Forest Large Size Bamboo Style FP with 18K nib
Hello fellow pen fans, Here's a pen that I just finished - one of two, actually. It was a special order for a fellow pen maker (no...
Sunday, 1 November 2015
October Pens - a Four-Pen Order!
Well...strictly speaking, these pens have nothing to do with October. They are, however, the pens that I worked on during my very few off-h...
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