Whoops! I missed day 7. So belatedly let’s look at All Rolled Up’s dry erase cards: They come in two sizes. This Staedtler Lumocolor correctable marker was the one they recommended — it comes off with a bit of elbow grease, meaning it won’t just be wiped off by mistake, and I could prepare tiles … Read More
Sometimes you just need a pencil.
The cool thing about Waterman’s ink is the fact you can tip the bottles on their side: This makes getting the last of the ink from the bottle fairly easy. South Seas Blue (now “Inspired Blue” after the EU made them reformulate without phenol) is the only bottle I have on the go at the … Read More
This is a pretty useless pen, but a lot of fun and a quick and easy way to get into calligraphy. Pilot Parallel pens are so called because they have two parallel plates that feed ink between them (rather than a nib or dip pen) and they work really really well. They come with a … Read More
I’m a big fan of Kaweco, and I really like the Kaweco Sport. The “classic” sport is made of ABS plastic, not glamorous but tough. It’s pocket sized and lozenge shaped: Once you post them, they’re a decent size. They come in lots of different colours and formats — I have a black “guilloche” with … Read More