This is dedicated to everyone who is permanently distracted by new ink
OS Nitrogen still sheens like crazy when diluted to 50%
Was told I wasn’t allowed to write my math test unless I put my “vape” away
My five year old found our label maker so I told him I needed one for my generic refill bottle.
i made something ((((((totally original0)))))
Writing with every ink I own
Was in Target and randomly checked out the clearance shelf... Score!
Accidentally made the world's sexiest checkmark with my $1.50 daily driver
I don't have space for a real koi pond, so I got one to carry in my pocket
I teach 7th grade English and asked this subreddit where I could find some fountain pens for my students. These were donated from several members of r/fountainpens. My students will love them. Thank you!
Made a new pen friend today.
My two sexy Japanese beauties
An Inktober NIBosaurus
Fred Krinke the pen master from The Fountain Pen Shop in Monrovia, Ca has died.
Inkysaur! New Pokemon inspired fountainpen piece I just finished :) any Pokemon fans on here? :))
Organic Studios Nitrogen Sheen
The whole fam damily...
Pen 18111 and Iroshizuku Fuyu Syogun
Finally emptied my bottle of ink, here it is sitting on top everything it made.
I just started working at Lamy’s first US location! AMA!
The Grail Pen Is Returned!
When you have only 1 page left in your notebook but there's still 2 more weeks of lectures.
I now have Baystate Blue front steps
Can anyone identify the pen Emma Watson is holding? Thanks in advance
Found a Japanese artist on Instagram who does gorgeous ink drawings
“You can use one page of notes on the final exam” featuring a needlepoint nib and a strong sense of desperation
Do you ever just stop writing to appreciate how your pen looks?
All my bottled ink compared!
Anatomy of a Fountain Pen
Thunderstorm in a bottle
Picking a starter pen
I just love this shot of the Lamy 2000. Hope you guys don't mind me sharing it here
The Nib Doctor will see you now.
Support your local pen shops
My university library is kind enough to have filling stations and free ink ✒️
Waterman ink bottles are shaped this was to provide easy access to the ink at all levels! Brilliant! 🤯
Still have a bit of time left in the year, say hi to my new 2018 limited edition doggy pen
I know it’s not a competition...but we are pretty cool.
Looks like i need 100 karma to post on r/pen_swap, so here's my Visconti Rembrandt!
The Pen Cult Oracle
Turns out I didn’t mistakenly get free ink from Jetpens — it’s actually an extremely belated birthday gift from a dear friend. Regardless, NID!
Bought Noodler’s Antietam because of how much it looked like blood. Freaked out when it got on me and I didn’t notice right away.
Noodler's Black Cat Attack
First Christmas divorced... gifts to myself!
I couldn't sleep, so I drew my rats
I don't know why it's such a big deal to me, but I finally got an Eco in every nib size!!!!!
I really like this color combo...
So, I went to a pen shop in Florence...
My advice to newbies.
I use my fountain pen to make sneaky art
My Boyfriend just proposed with my Holy Grail Fountain Pen the Yard-O-Led Grand Viceroy!
[HACK] Vape case is cheaper than a pen case...and more room for ink!
Fountain pens helped get me through a rough time after a long relationship ending due to the ex having an affair with her boss. Finally have my writing station back up in my new place.
Something a lil different, but here are 30 of the 31 paintings I did for Inktober this year! I used Waterman Paris Absolute Brown Ink and I'm so proud of myself for completing the challenge ❤️
Kim Jong-un was seen using his Montblanc Meisterstuck 149 today. It was also used by Helmut Kohl to sign the German Reunification Treaty back in 1990.
That new pen day smile.
Thought you would all appreciate this pick up line.
My first fountain pen
Picked up my very own writing desk at an antique fair yesterday for $30. I love it!
Great day I'm having
Well, the 51 is finally out of ink! In fact it ran out way too early into the monster... so I refilled it to get closer to finishing it and... it just ran out again. I guess I'm done here.
Getting married in 30 minutes. Future spouse surprised me with my grail pen. I'm in love.
The fountain pen I bought my wife for Christmas. It's handmade in the UK with Scottish whisky casks.
New Ink Day - Organics Studio Nitrogen, in GIF Form
Anatomy of a fountain pen.
Used this bud nearly every day since my senior year of high school; I finished my MA a couple weeks ago. Hopefully he’ll get my through my PhD.
Pelikan + Direct Sunlight = Magic
Today I bought my first fountain pen!
this is probably super lame to everyone here, but i got my first fountain pen! (besides a platinum preppy)
Gift exchange with with wife's family last night. BIL nailed it.
Anyone else feel this way about pangrams? 🤣
Something has gone terribly wrong.
Ink mix: Dark Teal-Blue with beautiful shading, and subtle sheen.
This is what happens to the nib when you put a fountain pen through the washer & dryer. Not included is the cold stare from my wife and daughter, whose clothing was in that load.
got this beautiful well-aged leather folio case for my pens and note pad!!
Moonman & the Witch's Pen
I made a quick and simple Dip Pen
I lost my neat handwriting after a recent brain bleed. Now 1 month later, I can finally use fountain pens again! Oh how I've missed them
Sunflower using some new inks!
This steel roll shows the various stages of stamping a pen nib (X-post from /r/mildlyinteresting)
She’s onto me...
Ok, who of you did this?
A widow came up to me yesterday at work and gave me all of her husband's inks, since she couldn't resell them
When someone takes your pen without permission and proceeds to drop it immediately after uncapping it 😞 #heartbroken
Boyfriend dared me to run his parker 51 stub out of ink... It's erm... not out yet.
[NPD] So excited to own my FIRST Sailor! Pro Gear Imperial Black F and I couldn't be happier!
Explosion In A Bottle
Reasons I Buy Ink (Pie Chart)
Got a LAMY Safari and am loving it. I don't know how I was able to sufficiently live before I got this pen. Hope you enjoy the art!
Everything I take to school
THIS. IS. TARGA!
Picked up a SF Platinum 3776 from a sale at my local pen store. Now all my EFs feel like broads.
Getting better acquainted with my pilot metro and tsuki-yo ink!
Inside the Vanishing Point Cap
Apparently there's only 11 of these in the US. Lucky me.
Don't think so Amazon...
Haunted by the ghosts of all the pens we've lost or broken.
My wife found this parker 51 vacuumatic wedged in my grandmother's secretary desk. She passed some 18 years ago. It's still inked and writes!
HP binge + calligraphy practice =
First emptied ink in about 4 years, finally
Familiar scene, anyone?
I mean, I couldn't go to Japan and come home *completely* empty-handed... Right?
My Fountain Pens. All 240 of them.
It started with fountain pens, then it became the paper to write on, then it was the covers to protect those papers, then the bags to hold those pens and papers... True rabbit hole into this lifestyle aesthetic.
Just wanted to say thanks to this community
Treated myself to this absolute stunning case for my pens and notebook!
Now that it's getting cold, my cat wants me to stop writing and start snuggling!
A while back my bag including my pencil case was stolen. I luckily didn’t have that many expensive pens but it still was quite upsetting. Really happy to have a new pen, missed writing with fountain pens a lot.
Moonman drew a self portrait!
Someone earned a return customer :D
NPD! Pelikan M805 Ocean Swirl
Purple fountain pens
New desk day!
I discovered fountain pens last year during inktober, and they have since replaced the spot of boring technical pens in my drawing bag. Here is a quick little river otter using one of my first fountain pens using a fine kakuno filled with carbon platinum ink.
My new pen I received today for my 49th Birthday. I will fill it with Diamine Lavender ink.
I Met Brian Goulet at the DC SuperShow Today! Nice guy, was really excited to meet him. Sadly, I was not able to attend his seminar later in the day but it was a cool experience.
I couldn’t decide which color I liked most
It was bugging me that I’m not using my sheen and shimmer inks as much. So I decided to Scarab them into action.
Stylish (x-post from /r/funny)
My school kit
Japanese Temple sketch with Noodler's Shah's Rose ink, Lamy Safari, and copic markers
I posted the raw material earlier today, now here is the pen I made from it.
Ya'll are wholesome.
Got feedback from the community that 'Anatomy of a Fountain Pen' was helpful. Here is 'Anatomy of a Nib'
*blows smoke off pen*
Look what I just bought for $100 at an antique store... Still has the box and original purchase receipt dated 11-28-1987
If there was a Pokedex for Fountain Pens
I really like my fountain pen but my co-worker said she thought it was a tampon and it made me kind of sad
New Nakaya Nib Day! Double layer & reversible!
New ink day! 💚
Aye, we know it!
My dad called all his colleagues in China to get this for me. It arrived slightly late for Christmas but it was worth the wait.
Having an absolute blast sketching with fountain pens!
Teachers day gift for my chemistry teacher. Need to work on controlling the safari on rougher paper.
Every ink I own
I feel totally inadequate...
Pilot Parallel fun
Inky sketch with the last of the ink
David, holder of pens
How about a fountain pen and drawing trend? Celebrating my NPD with a sketch. TWSBI Eco.
Writes as good as it looks; The best I've ever used.
Montblanc's grape juice is so expensive
So, someone at work asked why I had a draw full of makeup at work...
Got my keycaps in to match my pen