Playing with Wax Seals | FP Basics

Considered by many to be a relic of days gone by, the idea of sealing your letters with wax and...

[Finished] Xezo Architect / J. Herbin Caroube de Chypre Giveaway

For the first giveaway of 2017, we have a trio of prices. First, thanks to the good folks at Xezo,...

Ink Spot: J. Herbin 1670 Caroube de Chypre

J. Herbin’s popular 1670 line of inks has been an eye-catcher since my entry into the hobby. Packaged in beautiful...

Ink Review: J. Herbin Bleu Pervenche

My introduction to J. Herbin inks was, shall we say, less that impressive. My first two inks, Vert Empire (unsaturated...

Ink Review: J. Herbin Gris Nuage

I purchased this bottle of J. Herbin Gris Nuage (Gray Clouds) ink from Silberman Brown Stationers in Seattle.  It was...