Goulet Pens Inksploration Featuring Herbin Kyanite du Nepal

Lydia at Goulet Pens did an Inksploration featuring the new Herbin Anniversary ink Kyanite du Nepal. She really explored this ink in depth and detail! She did a full review of the ink including flow, drying time, shading and shimmer, etc. She did writing samples, smear tests, drip tests and more. She used it on […]

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Clairefontaine Graf’Book demo video

This short video has demonstrations of art in the Clairefontaine Graf’Book notebooks using a variety of pens, markers, pencils, crayons, and other media. The white 100gsm paper is designed to work well with all inks without feathering or bleedthrough. The video explains the 6 different sizes and 2 layouts (portrait and landscape) of the Graf’Book […]

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Video showing how Clairefontaine paper is made!

I really liked this video showing how Clairefontaine paper (used in Quo Vadis planners, Clairefontaine notebooks, and Rhodia notebooks and writing pads) is made! The Executive Vice President of Exacompta Clairefontaine, Jean-Marie Nusse, talks about PEFC certification and why it’s important to the company and our customers. The video is in French but you can […]

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Life Noted planner review video by Planning With Kristen!

Here’s another great video review of our new Life Noted planner! We sent Kristen a Life Noted planner to see what she thought of it. She did an excellent video review where she walks you through the planner page by page and tells her first impressions of the planner. You can see her entire video […]

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The Planner Spot reviews the Life Noted planner

We sent one of our new Life Noted planners to The Planner Spot to review. She did a very thorough review showing some pen tests on the paper, and has great ideas on how to use the various types of planning and goal setting pages throughout the planner. She also does size comparisons with other […]

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Jet Pens video of Cornaline d’Egypte ink!

Jet Pens did an excellent video showing the new Herbin Cornaline d’Egypte ink! The short video explains the origin of the name of the ink, describes the color very well, and shows writing samples with wide and fine nib pens. You can find the Herbin Cornaline d’Egypte ink with more sample photos at Jet Pens […]

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Writing Wednesday: Videos of new Herbin Jewel of Inks!

The Pen Outpost did several short videos showing writing samples of the five new Herbin Jewel of Inks! Each video is about a minute and a half long. The videos show a writing sample and swab of each ink, showing the color of each ink clearly. The videos also have descriptions of the color of […]

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