First Impressions

On Saturday a couple of new purchases arrived from Cult Pens. I just hadn’t been able to resist the (now finished) offer they had running with the Pen Addict. I’d bought one of the limited edition Lamy Copper Orange AL-Stars with a medium nib and a bottle of Pelikan Edelstein[…]

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Pelikan Edlestein Aventurine ink review

Pelikan Edelstein Aventurine ink review

This is a very green green. Made from the purest green, perhaps. It has good dry times and good shading, too. Here I am doodling the Inkling. You can find some more reviews of Edelstein Aventurine on Pennaquod. What did Allan do next? Let me know in the comments…

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Custom ground Pelikan nibs

I very much like my Pelikan M215. It seems there may be some quality control issues with the nibs but the fine one that I bought has always been very lovely. In recent months, though, I’ve really fallen for stubs and italics. I think this is an inevitable consequence of[…]

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Pelikan Edelstein Tanzanite ink review

Pelikan Edelstein Tanzanite Ink Review

Pelikan Edelstein inks always seem to come with something a little extra, a little more character. This is a blue-black ink but its fairly subtle shading brings it to life in a lovely way. Here I am doodling the Inkling. Thank you to The Writing Desk for sending me this[…]

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