Openinkstand Art & Calligraphy

Posts tagged ‘oblique holder’

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…

Painted Pen #6

Painted Pen #6 This was another stream of consciousness pen. Brian used this beautiful cocobolo (I think) wood for the handle and I thought I should…

[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/)

Painted pen #4

Painted pen #4, this is a peony design. These pictures were taken before sending off to Brian Smith for lacquering, and will be available for purchase…