Category: Podcast

At the Arkansas Pen Show, I got to watch master penman (and all around super-nice guy) Michael Sull write “The Pen Habit” in his inimitable brand of Spencerian Calligraphy. He was kind enough to let me film the entire process, …

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Lisa Vanness, Brad Dowdy (The Pen Addict), and Ana Reinert (The Well-Appointed Desk) join me for a post-show chat.

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Day 3 (Saturday) of the show started with visiting the show, seeing all kinds of new other fun stuff. I got to spend a bit of time with master penman Michael Sull (there will be a full video of him …

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By day two, the show was in full swing. It started off with lots of pens and ink, proceeded to lots of food, and wrapped up with lots of great pen people.

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I just returned home from the Arkasas 2018 Pen Show a couple of days ago, and while I was there, I decided to break in my new camera by attempting to “vlog” the show. For those not in the know, …

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Show Notes: 00:30 – What pen comes with a buttery smooth nib out of the box more often than not. Diplomat Pens Pelikan Pens, especially the M800 series 4:27 – Permanent inks that are safe for pens Rohrer & Klingner …

Currently Inked #55 | 2 March 2018 Read More »

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In episode #54 of Currently Inked, we answer questions about pastel inks, hooded nibs, fixing a flat spot on vintage nibs, and my catalyst for selling off personal pens…even ones I like. Show Notes: 00:20 – What are some good …

Currently Inked #54 | 18 February 2018 Read More »

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  Show Notes: 00:45 – What’s a good starter flex pen? Noodler’s Flex Pens Fountain Pen Revolution Dip nibs FPNibs.com Semi-flex nib 5:00 Would you rather find a random good deal or pay more for exactly what you want? 8:05 …

Currently Inked #53 | 8 February 2018 Read More »