The Anatomy of a Fountain Pen

Every time I watch a video or read something about fountain pens (Yeah, I can be a bit of a geek sometimes), I feel I should brush up on my writing-instrument-vocabulary. I checked out this really good website called Goulet Pens and it has tons of information on fountain pens and how to take care…

J. Herbin Inks – La Perle des Encre

If you have seen J. Herbin inks, you already know how charming their packaging is. I actually tried my first set because I couldn’t resist the simple yet oh-so-cute packaging and their names- Moondust purple, Bouquet of yesterday pink, Tears of blackcurrant, Amber of Burma among others! They have 30 shades in the La Perle…

Forgotten stash of art supplies!

Oh yes… this is as commonย as common cold. The forgotten art supply stash! What usually happens is, I get overenthusiastic about a certain tool (let’s say color pencils or paper or brushes) and feel my beginner grade purchase is what’s holding me back from becoming Michelangelo and I then look for all kinds of art…

Art Supplies I have been thinking of…

Every time I go to the local art store or browse through stationery and art supplies on Amazon, my mental list of ‘art-supplies-to-buy’ gets longer. I have been thinking of getting some new art supplies and of course, while I did that, I sketched them too. This time, I’m using an A4 Moleskine and I…