Ken Cavers Custom Pens
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Saturday, 11 April 2015
Colour Splash Cigar Style Fountain Pen
This was kind of an impromptu project. I picked up one of these Jonathon Brooks blanks that I had in stock, and decided I wanted to know...
Friday, 10 April 2015
'Curvy' Style Fountain Pen with Clip and Inlay
This has been a very good week for shop time :) Here's one that I finished last night, a Curvy style fountain pen in black and whit...
Thursday, 9 April 2015
'Jungle Life' Large Size Cigar Fountain Pen
I have to say, I am really enjoying working with these amazing alumilite resins. They have demonstrated such incredibly vivid colours, a...
Wedding Pen: Pearly White with Roll-Stop Jewel
Here is a pen that was a true pleasure to make - it is a wedding pen for my son and his fiancée, who are to be married this summer. ...
Tuesday, 7 April 2015
Curvy Style Fountain Pen in Copper Lightning
Here is one of my 'Curvy' style fountain pens, a comfortable, more whimsical looking style ideal for purse/briefcase or desk. By...
Sunday, 5 April 2015
'Urushi Red' Bamboo Style Fountain Pen
This is another of my 'Bamboo' style fountain pens, done up in a specially ordered acrylic, which was called 'Urushi Red'...
Thursday, 2 April 2015
Cool Mint Water Cone-end Cigar Fountain Pen
Despite the enormous amount of work these transparent acrylics take, I was so taken with the last one (once I re-did it, that is) that it...
Wednesday, 25 February 2015
Black Cherry Shirt Pocket Fountain Pen
Winter again. Sigh… Seems to happen every year! Yep, I am once again in a cold-weather slow-down (though admittedly nowhere as bad as last...
Sunday, 25 January 2015
Arctic Night Shirt Pocket Fountain Pen
Yep, wanted to work with this material again, one of Jonathon Brooks' lovely alumilite resins also called 'Blue Nebula'. I...
Tuesday, 6 January 2015
Charger Lava Cone-End Cigar Style Fountain Pen
Seems the weather has once again plunged to deep cold, slowing down production in my shop (of course, the Christmas season, a crazy work sc...
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