A week has already passed, but I feel I should still do my due diligence and write about my experience at the SF Pen Show. This was only my second pen show after my first, the 2015 SF Pen Show. So, I can’t offer any comparisons between different pen shows. However, I can say that… Continue reading 2016 SF Pen Show
Since my beginner watercolor experience was so positive, I’m going to make a 3-part watercolor guide for those who want to start but don’t know how. In this post, I’m going to list the basic supplies you need. In the next post, I’m going to list some exercises you can do to improve your understanding… Continue reading A Beginner’s Watercolor Guide: Part 1 – Basic Supplies
Introduction I bought the Sakura Pigma Micron 6-Color Set in the 05 size specifically to use for scrapbooking. I wanted a good multi-color set of pens that would last me through the ages. In other words, they would need to be waterproof, archival and consistent writers. I just purchased the Set of 8 in Black… Continue reading Sakura Pigma Micron 05 6-Color Set Review
‘The Friday Flex’ is a weekly newsletter consisting of personal stationery and lifestyle news pieces. It primarily focuses my experiences with pen and paper krafts. Table of Contents Sketchbook Paper Samples: Stillman & Birn and Global Art Materials My Perfect Planner I. Sketchbook Paper Samples: Stillman & Birn and Global Art Materials And so, the… Continue reading ‘The Friday Flex’ Issue #14: Searching for Perfection
Introduction I first discovered Field Notes in the Spring of 2015 and, at the time, the Spring 2015 edition ‘Two Rivers’ had just come out. That was the first time I was tempted to get a subscription. The subsequent editions were tempting, but not enough to tempt me to shell out money I didn’t have.… Continue reading Field Notes ‘Snowblind Review
‘The Friday Flex’ is a weekly newsletter consisting of personal stationery and lifestyle news pieces. It primarily focuses my experiences with pen and paper krafts. Table of Contents Instagram Highlights League of Extraordinary Penpals: Welcome Letters Overhang: Love or hate? I. Instagram Highlights View this post on Instagram A whole lot of orange…!!!!! @penaddict @imyke… Continue reading ‘The Friday Flex’ Issue #13: Pen Pals and Overhang… what?
Introduction A couple months ago, I received two Tsubame Fools University Notebooks from my friend Fiona and after testing them out for a little bit, I decided it was time to post a review. Tsubame is somewhat of an enigma to me. They have been around since 1947 and seem to be doing well for… Continue reading Tsubame Fools University Notebook Review