Monthly Archives: October 2016

Various Lettering Styles and Points/Nibs

Various Lettering Styles and Points/Nibs   Have you been practicing your writing now that you are writing with a fountain pen… Or are you just writing like you would every day. It’s about time that you really got into the fountain pen world where you can write like a professional. Yes…. all that writing styles […]

How to Calligraphy Video

How to Calligraphy Video     There are may different ways to write calligraphy…… You can write with different colour inks for instance……… On lovely writing paper that you can buy these days (I have added some writing paper on this site that you can go and have a look at). This video has an […]

How to replace a Fountain Pen Nib

How to replace a Fountain Pen Nib   There is a wrong way and there is a right way when it comes to changing your fountain pen nib. Are you a seasoned professional at this or not? Maybe you have been changing a fountain pen nibs and not sure if you are doing it the […]

How To Pick Calligraphy Tools

How To Pick Calligraphy Tools   Are you into calligraphy? Not only is it a lovely way of writing, it’s a form of writing that is graceful and historical. When the first books were created, the only way to write them was by hand. In the early days there were no printing presses then – […]

How Fountain Pens were Made

How Fountain Pens were Made   It’s a good idea to see how the iconic fountain pen is made… You think of busy people making the fountain pen by hand, wait! that was the quill pen when the earliest fountain pen was made with the trusty feather… Well, today fountain pen construction have become more […]

Fountain Pen Shootout #1: Montblanc 220 vs. Lamy 2000

Fountain Pen Shootout #1: Montblanc 220 vs. Lamy 2000   It’s always nice to compare one fountain pen against another. A bit like pitting one of the fountain pen brands to another to see how they perform against each other. Now unless you are a one fountain pen brand person. You cannot push aside on […]