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Inktober 2017 begins

“Every October, artists all over the world take on the Inktober drawing challenge by doing one ink drawing a day the entire month.” website: http://inktober.com/ on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/inktober2017unofficial/ Flickr:  https://www.flickr.com/groups/3665257@N20/ (thought at the moment I am unable to add my … Continue reading

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Arrived at clinic early for Himself’s follow up appointment.  I had time for a couple sketches in my small book. All is well with the check up.

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Fountain Pen Day

Happy Fountain Pen day!  Today is Fountain Pen day.  And I give you another hack. Goulet Pens just started carrying this inexpensive Nemosine Singularity fountain pen with a #6 nib.   Now, I don’t really quite understand the numerical system for … Continue reading

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The Mountain is OUT

Got to the Black Diamond Bakery at just about opening time (0700).  Though their food is very good, the best thing about the restaurant is the view.  The back wall is actually a massive window, looking south to Mt. Rainier. … Continue reading

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Nib tests

After watching Marc Taro Holms’ Craftsy class, I decided to get some better drawing nibs for my sketching at Fort Nisqually.  I draw with dip pens there because the fountain pen was not yet in use in our time period. … Continue reading

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New fav

My new favorite pen for sketching is the Platinum Cool.    I bought it from my favorite pen retailer, The Goulet Pen Company   I chose the clear fine point.  It’s a little over $40, so that’s more than the Lamy Safari, … Continue reading

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