If you are anything like me, you have what we will politely call a ‘respectable selection of inks’ to choose from. Continue reading “Hints & Tips No.7 – How To Make Your Own Ink Catalogue”
Believe it or not Hints & Tips No.6 is about recycling or to put it another way repurposing; but whichever way you look at it it all turns out the same. Continue reading “Hints & Tips No.6 – Improvised Inkwell & Pen Stand”
Wooden pen trays or pen rests are not exactly ten a penny but if you shop around places like Etsy and eBay you will find a reasonable selection to choose from. Continue reading “Hints & Tips No.5 – Flying Tiger Pen Tray”
A few days ago, I was in a supermarket and found myself staring at the chocolate selection when a bright red wrapper caught my attention and as I looked closely, I realised it was a chocolate I’d never come across before, Tony’s Chocolonely. Continue reading “Hints & Tips No.4 – Tony’s Chocolonely – The Ultimate Pen Rest”
For a long time, I’ve collected scraps of information, quotes et cetera and these are scattered across various storage mediums ranging from the humble Post-it note, scraps of paper, computer files to my Common Place book. Needless to say, it is now time to try and if not organize then at the very least get them into a single storage facility in some approximate groupings by subject. Continue reading “Hints & Tips No.3 – Index Card Dividers”
Ok so this is a really quick tip. Take a look at the feature image and see if you can spot what I saw, or look below for the close up.
You got it, this is the first card I have purchased which specifically says it is fountain pen friendly; I tested it and it is.
So, you know what this means?
As far as Woodmansterne are concerned fountain pen users are a force to be reckoned with.
That means that when you go shopping for your Christmas cards, or any cards (the one I was using was not a Christmas one) you don’t have to compromise you can choose a card that is friendly to your favourite pen and ink.
Disclaimer: The card was purchased with my own funds at retail price. The opinions expressed in this review are my own; and I am not connected with either the retailers or manufacturers in any way.
This is the first of an occasional ‘Hints & Tips’ series and I thought I would kick off with something seasonal. Continue reading “Hints & Tips: Ink Storage with After Eight Mints”