Nussbaum Pen Co. Jon Ross Series, Blue Rings Medium Nib, Ink for hand written review is Stipula Musk Green I found out about the Nussbaum line of pens last spring while browsing isellpens.com. The design caught my eye. I made a mental note and then proceeded to forget about the pens. When I purchased my Lamy […]Read More Nussbaum Pen Co. The Jon Ross Blue Rings Review
Iroshizuku Syo-ro and a JetPens giveaway! Happy Fountain Pen Day! I want to thank JetPens for providing me with a bottle of Iroshizuku Syo-ro for this review and also sponsoring the giveaway for a new bottle of the same ink. Details are at the end of the review.Read More Iroshizuku Syo-ro Review and Fountain Pen Day/JetPens Giveaway!
Lamy 2000 Fountain Pen, Bold Nib Lamy 2000 Bold Nib Test ink is Pilot Iroshizuku, Kon-Peki. There are many reviews of this pen, as well there should be. A design as timeless as this deserves to be scrutinized. I found my example and purchased with my own money a broad nib example via isellpens.com for […]Read More Lamy 2000 Fountain Pen
A few months ago I came across a new to me Pelikan, the M30. At the time, I did not know the model number but I knew it was a Pelikan and it was a piston filler. I decided to take a chance and bid on the pen. When it arrived I was pleased with […]Read More A Little Pen DIY
After seeing some very nice examples of this “Bamboo” pen by Ken Cavers, I knew I wanted one. It took me a while to finally decide ti contact the good doctor and place my order. The hardest part of the whole ordering process was deciding what material the pen should be made of. After a […]Read More Bamboo Pen by Ken Cavers aka drgoretex
Just an update and a thank you to Alejandro M. for asking about the number 6 nib fitment in the Wancher Naranja pen. It is an obvious homage to the Delta Dolce Vita. I also want to thank Carl for pointing out that the Bexley 802 has a #6 nib. I have the cracked ice […]Read More Wancher Naranja Update and a Thanks!
It was some time earlier this year, I logged into twitter and the first post I saw was one by Leigh Reyes. If you have spent any significant amount of time researching fountain pens, and more importantly Nakaya fountain pens, you may have found her blog already, My Life As a Verb. If you have […]Read More “A Pen Bestiary” by Leigh Reyes