Ken Cavers Custom Pens
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Friday, 21 November 2014
Orange Crush SPFP
Here's the latest to come off my bench - first time I have made this style of pen out of the Orange Crush acrylic. One of the thi...
Monday, 10 November 2014
'Fall Foliage' Cigar Style Fountain Pen
Nothing like a good cigar A good cigar style fountain pen, that is! The great advantage of the Cigar style is that it very simple. So...
Thursday, 6 November 2014
Blue Tiger SPFP
Here is another material that I have not used in quite a while. Similar to the 'Tiger' acrylic that I seem to use quite often, t...
Wednesday, 5 November 2014
'Arctic Nights' Shirt Pocket Fountain Pen
Well, I so liked this material (which I last time called 'Blue Nebula') that I just had to get more. So, back to Jonathon Brooks...
Sunday, 26 October 2014
Curvy Style FP in Inlaid Blackwood and Amboyna Burl
Most of the time, I work with various plastics for my pens, as they are durable, nonabsorbent, and strong materials - but once in a while...
Friday, 24 October 2014
Turquoise Cebloplast FP in a Duofold-Like Style
Here's a cool material that I picked up some time ago - some vintage Cebloplast, made by Mazzucchelli of Italy. From what I have rea...
Tuesday, 21 October 2014
Colour Splash Shirt Pocket Fountain Pen
Here is another one of my SPFP (Shirt Pocket Fountain Pen) style pens, this one done in another of Jonathon Brooks's lovely alumilite...
Saturday, 18 October 2014
A Two-Pen Order: Tiger Stripey Long Cigar and Orange Crush Classic - with Pen Rests!
Hello fellow fountain pen folks. Here are a couple of new pens that I finished this past week, a two-pen order for husband and wife. ...
Thursday, 9 October 2014
'Lava Flow' Cigar Style Fountain Pen
Here is one that I just finished last night for a colleague who is busy celebrating the birth of his twins! His request was for a Cigar ...
Tuesday, 7 October 2014
Purpleweb Celluloid Shirt Pocket Fountain Pen
Been a while since I turned any celluloid (so busy with all the alumilite lately)! Here is an order I received - like most of my orders ...
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