Wednesday, May 30, 2012
Noodler's has (yet again) come out with more pen colors, this time in all three pen models. in the Nib Creaper Flex, there's Red, Navy, Turquoise, Green Mountain, and Burgundy. The Ahab is seeing Gray Fox, Green Mountain, and Tiger, and the Konrad has some exciting smoke and blue demonstrators!
Friday, May 25, 2012
Wednesday, May 23, 2012
Our second Goulet-exclusive Noodler's ink, Liberty's Elysium is a vibrant, bulletproof blue ink, something never developed before from Noodler's. See the meaning behind the label as well as the ink's performance in my video here.
Tuesday, May 22, 2012
Friday, May 18, 2012
Here I show you examples of basic fountain pen/ink/paper terminology, including: Feathering (0:53), Bleedthrough (1:24), Ghosting/Show-through/Echo (1:41), Spread (1:53), Dry Time (2:40), Feedback/Tooth (3:18), G/GSM (paper weight) (4:18), Sizing (paper coating) (5:11), Absorbency (5:53), Nib Creep (6:29), Saturation (6:51), Shading (7:42), Flow (8:23), Skipping (8:36), Starting (9:17), Flex/Spring/Softness (9:45), (Nib) Grind (9:50)
Wednesday, May 16, 2012
Stillman & Birn makes some pretty classy sketchbooks that are laid out in a pretty sensical series arrangement. I'm covering the whole series here, as well as testing the paper with inks.
Friday, May 11, 2012
Wednesday, May 9, 2012
Friday, May 4, 2012
Wednesday, May 2, 2012
The Noodler's Konrad Flex pen is the 3rd flex pen to come out from Noodler's, and is a mid-size pen in between the Piston-Fill and Ahab flex pens. Nice size, good ink capacity, and attractive design makes this the latest evolution in the Noodler's flex pen lines.