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On my Desk Wk2


Inks and dip pens are still on my mind. I spare some thoughts for my brush work too, so that could happen again too. I’ve been using my Hunt 102 nib exclusively. 462 more words

Using Markers or Dip pens

I was really looking forward to this exercise because I love pop art, Andy Warhol being one of my favourite artists. The vibrant colours that can be achieved with using markers and dip pens add atmospheric fun to drawings. 356 more words


On Finding The Perfect Christmas Present: Elias Notebooks

I’ve always loved writing in journals (as much as I enjoy blogging, nothing beats a pen and paper). A friend introduced me to fountain pens at the beginning of 2014 – and when I say introduced, I mean she nudged me towards a rabbit hole that I promptly fell into. 943 more words


Good Timber by Douglas Malloch

I heard this poem in General Conference a few months back, and knew I had to make it a project. This is my first use of the dip pen, just for the colored initials, but they turned out well. 55 more words

Illuminated Manuscript

I’ve once read that in order to adequately acquire another foreign language, one should focus on first mastering their mother tongue. You can see this as a completionist theory, or the simple fact of mastering one language will heighten you to subtle nuances in foreign languages. 522 more words