Writing Wednesday: The Pen Addict’s Clairefontaine Triomphe writing pad review

Jeff at The Pen Addict recently reviewed the Clairefontaine Triomphe A5 writing pad. He said: If you’ve never used Clairefontaine paper before, do yourself a favor and add some to your next stationery order. It’s smooth, delicious paper that handles different types of pens with aplomb. (He notes that the Triomphe writing pads only come […]

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Writing Wednesday: Fountain Pen Love’s Massive List of Fountain Pen Friendly Paper Ratings

Fountain Pen Love recently released a Massive List of Fountain Pen Friendly Paper Ratings, with loads of brands and types of paper compared and evaluated on how they perform with fountain pen inks. If you’ve ever wondered which paper would best serve your needs for your particular purpose, this is the place to look! The […]

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Paint-along video: Lindsay Weirich Tropical Breezes Real Time Watercolor Paint Along

Lindsay Weirich (thefrugalcrafter) recently did a beginner-friendly paint-along video using watercolors in a Stillman & Birn Beta series mixed-media sketchbook. The video is just under 25 minutes, and by the end you have a beautiful tropical scene! You can see the paint-along video here: The Stillman & Birn Beta series mixed-media sketchbooks are available in […]

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Clairefontaine Paint On art pad review and media demos

    The Art Gear Guide recently did an epic review of Clairefontaine Paint On multimedia art pads. You can see the post here and the accompanying video here: He compares the Paint On paper to other multi media papers he has used: I’ve used Multi Media Pads before, by quite a few different companies […]

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Goulet Pens video: Paper quality tiers for fountain pen ink performance

Goulet Pens recently did a very helpful video showcasing the different tiers of paper quality and their performance with fountain pen inks. They used three different inks to show their performance on each type of paper. One of the inks they used was Herbin Emerald de Chivor because it has a lot of shimmer and sheen, […]

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Notebook Joy reviews the Quo Vadis Scholar weekly planner

Sara at Notebook Joy recently reviewed the Quo Vadis Scholar academic year weekly planner. She has used the Scholar for 3 years straight (high praise indeed!) to keep her university life organized. The Scholar has an open-format weekly layout that gives you lots of space to write appointments, assignments, lists, notes, and daily details. In […]

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