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Neon Coral Lamy Safari: A Bust!

As explained in my last post, I accidentally destroyed my first Lamy Safari fountain pen (which was a beautiful, crisp white pen). The pen still wrote with the extra fine nib that it came fitted with, but the italic nibs no longer wrote smoothly, if at all, on that pen. 393 more words


TWSBI Eco Fountain Pen Review

The highly anticipated TWSBI Eco is the company’s most affordable fountain pen to date at $28.99.  The Eco features a clear demonstrator body with a piston filling mechanism; these attributes combined with its low price make for a very enticing pen. 240 more words

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My kind of people!

Today I went sketching for a little over an hour at the Saturday market.  This was part of my homework block for Roz Stendahl’s  workshop.  Just one more week of the workshop.  175 more words


Last Day! Jinhao BOGO at Goulet

I needed more ink… specifically De Atramentis Document Black, and Goulet Pens has it on sale through midnight tonight.  Goulet also has this BOGO buy one-get one sale on… 246 more words

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My week with Zeta!

It is fun to experiment with coloring agents and sketchbooks.  Sometimes there is a learning curve.  I have been sketching in a Stillman & Birn Zeta sketchbook  It has good quality smooth hot press paper,180 lb and in natural white. 479 more words


Lamy Safari vs. Lamy Al-Star - What's the Difference?

Sometimes we get asked about what the difference is between the Lamy Safari and the Al-Star. If it’s someone totally new, they might just not know that the Al-Star is more expensive because it’s made out of aluminum versus plastic which is the fundamental difference. 1,078 more words

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