TheRamblingPlanner’s color coding in her Life Noted planner!

Check out Katie TheRamblingPlanner‘s photo on Instagram showing her pens and color coding in her Life Noted planner! Unfortunately I can’t post the photo itself here because you have to perform some sort of HTML magic to copy photos from IG to post elsewhere. You can see a photo of the Life Noted weekly pages […]

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Writing Wednesday: Refillable notebooks now available!

A couple of months ago I announced the Refillable Notebooks were coming out soon. I’m very happy to tell you they are now available with a variety of cover options at Paper Bistro! Folks who were interested in white paper Habana notebooks might be interested in these. Even though they don’t have the Habana covers […]

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Sandra Strait’s art using the new Cornaline d’Egypte ink!

Sandra Strait did a wonderful review on Doodlewash of the new Herbin 1798 ink Cornaline d’Egypte! In her review, Sandra shows excellent photos of the shading and silver shimmer in this ink. Most ink reviews show writing samples, which she does include, but she also shows several amazing photos of her art using the ink. […]

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Sneak peek: new Clairefontaine Goldline mixed-media sketchbooks!

The new Clairefontaine Goldline mixed-media sketchbooks are now included in the US lineup! They are available from Paper Bistro. These notebooks have heavyweight 180gsm paper that is smooth on one side and textured on the other, perfect for wet and dry techniques. The Goldline notebooks are landscape orientation and come in small (4 1/4 by […]

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Writing Wednesday: G Lalo Verge de France writing pad review

Dave Hassar (@davehassar) did an excellent review of the G. Lalo Verge de France writing pad on Ed Jelley’s blog. The Verge de France writing pads are available in A5 and A4 sizes in several different paper colors including white, ivory, champagne, lavender, pistachio green, graphite grey, and rose. The Verge de France pads have […]

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Cornaline d’Egypte ink review on The Gentleman Stationer!

  We sent The Gentleman Stationer a bottle of the new Herbin 1798 ink Cornaline d’Egypte to see what he thought of it. You can see his entire review here! He shows some excellent photos demonstrating the silver shimmer in this ink. He describes the ink very well: Cornaline d’Egypte is a cool reddish-orange with […]

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Anderson Pens blog thINKthursday Cornaline d’Egypte review!

Chris at Anderson Pens blog did an excellent review of the new J Herbin Cornaline d’Egypte ink on one of their thINKthursday posts last month! You can see the full review here. I was very impressed with the sphynx sketch! There’s also loads of details on drying times, comparisons with similar inks, writing samples, information […]

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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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