Time management Monday: How Mountain of Ink uses the Quo Vadis Life Journal Infinite

Mountain of Ink recently reviewed the Life Journal Infinite and showed how she is using it. The Life Journal Infinite is an undated planner set up for bullet journaling. The pages are formatted for you so there is no setup time. And because it’s undated, you can start it any time! She does an excellent […]

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ExaClairUSA video: new Herbin Kyanite du Nepal Anniversary ink

Here is our official video showcasing the new Herbin 1798 Anniversary ink Kyanite du Nepal! In this short video you can see writing samples and ink splatters showcasing the color and shimmer of the ink, along with some gorgeous art made with this beautiful new ink. See the video here! Kyanite du Nepal will be […]

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Time management Monday: Update on how Debra is using her Space 24 week + notes planner

You might remember Debra, one of the winners of our 30 Days Apps To Paper Planner Challenge. She showed us awhile back how she is using the Space 24 week + notes planner she won. She recently sent me an update: I have continued to faithfully use my Space 24 planner and I still love […]

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Giveaway: New Extra-Large Rhodiarama notebooks!

This giveaway is now closed. You can see the list of winners here.   The extra large Rhodiarama softcover notebooks have just landed in the USA! To celebrate, we are giving away two of these gorgeous notebooks! The extra large softcover Rhodiarama notebooks are the newest additions to the colorful Rhodiarama lineup of notebooks. These […]

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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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Time management Monday: How Jason uses his Space 24 planner with his bullet journal and Google calendar

Jason was one of the lucky winners of our 30 Day Apps to Paper Planner Challenge. He chose a Space 24 week + notes planner to try for his 30 days. Here is how he is using his Space 24 planner along with his bullet journal and Google calendar: I found that using the planner […]

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30 Day Challenge update: How Becky is using her Trinote weekly planner

Becky was one of the lucky winners of our recent 30 Day Challenge for people who usually use electronic planning apps to try using a paper planner. Becky won a Trinote weekly planner. Here is what she had to say about her experience: There are many things that I love about this paper planner. First […]

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Writing Wednesday: How do they make those gorgeous ink splatters in reviews?

On many fountain pen ink reviews you’ll see splatters of ink on a page. This shows the sheen/ shimmer of the ink, as well as shading and depth. Turns out there’s more to it than just dumping ink on the page; there’s a technique for applying the ink to the paper using a minimum amount […]

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30 Day Challenge update: How Tiffany is using her Trinote weekly planner

Tiffany was one of the winners of our 30 Day Challenge: Apps to Paper Planner Giveaway! She sent me some excellent photos of how she is using the Trinote weekly planner she won. She had this to say: I just wanted to give you a quick update on how I’ve been using the planner! I […]

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