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Posts tagged ‘dip nib’

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InkCage

The other day I received an InkCage, a kind of ink reservoir for pointed pen. It consists of a wire coil glued on the nib and…

Painted Pen #7

Painted Pen #7 This was a flourished quill inspired painted pen for my penman friend Jacob. He was going through a tough time so Brian and…

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HDmpT4dDFsw?feature=oembed&w=500&h=281] This video covers some different methods of cleaning a nib prior to its first use. (Source: https://www.youtube.com/)

Engraved inkwells

These two beautiful inkwells were engraved and submitted to auction at IAMPETH last year by Neil McCaffrey. These brass and stainless steel inkwells are my very…