Openinkstand Art & Calligraphy

Archive for ‘July, 2013’

These are two white pens which I use regularly in my designs. They are both very opaque and lovely to write with, but one is thicker…

Unique Obliques

One day I received this package from my good friend Brian Smith, and was delighted to find two oblique pen holders inside, packed securely within a…

I received this beautiful letter from a penpal and it was so gorgeous that I must share it. Written by Stephan from Australia

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ujftzynUvMY?feature=oembed&w=500&h=281] Written with a leonardt principal and McCaffery’s red-violet ink (Source: https://www.youtube.com/)

I am happy to have won first place in the 2013 World Handwriting Contest for category of age 20-64 Functional Cursive Handwriting with this example. I…

This is my new treasure, a beautiful book illuminated by the wonderful Alberto Sangorski. This is Prayers Written at Vailima and written by R.L. Stevenson and…