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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...
Friday, 26 December 2014
Caramel Swirl Cigar Style Fountain Pen
I have had this material sitting in my blank box for well over a year, and have really been wanting to try it out. So glad I did - I jus...
Wednesday, 17 December 2014
Root Beer Float Cigar Style FP
Here is another 'first go' at a material I have been waiting to use (one that is not commissioned), and finally just decided to j...
Tuesday, 16 December 2014
Jade Pebble 'Bamboo' Style Fountain Pen
Well, I have had this lovely Jade Pebble acrylic sitting on the shelf for a long, long time while it waited out (along with the new owner...
Friday, 12 December 2014
New Style of Fountain Pen - the 'Compact' in Charger Lava
OK, so it's really more of a modification to a previous style, the Shirt Pocket Fountain Pen. A little smaller, no clip, and rounde...
Monday, 8 December 2014
'Cool Mint Water' Cigar Style FP - (first go at using transparent acrylic)
Once in a while I get an acrylic that is relatively translucent, and as I finish off the pen, I wonder how it would look with the insid...
Saturday, 29 November 2014
Charger Lava Cigar Style Fountain Pen
Back to the basics - the Cigar style fountain pen. When using a very colourful, interesting resign like this Charger Lava alumilite, the...
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...
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