The Blog for GW Pens

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Stone Pen Holders

  Whenever I make a pen that has 2 parts, like a cap and a body or a twist pen with an upper and lower section, I always make sure … Continue reading

April 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

What’s in a name?

If you are a returning reader, you probably notice the blog has been given an overhaul. And even the title of the blog, as well as my company itself, have new … Continue reading

April 24, 2014 · Leave a comment

Stone Pen Series Pre-Order

Over the years I’ve made pens from a wide variety materials. Historic wood, the handle of a hockey stick, acrylic, even discontinued acetate. But most recently, I tried something truly … Continue reading

January 29, 2014 · Leave a comment

That Instagram Thing & GW Pens

OK, I really haven’t forgotten about my blog. It seems that most of what I’ve had to say lately has been much easier to capture with just a picture and … Continue reading

January 22, 2014 · Leave a comment

New Bessey Clamp Review

I was recently in touch with Bessey Tools North America. They were offering some clamps for me to try out and asked if I would write a review of exactly … Continue reading

September 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

Anatomy of a Fountain Pen

  Have you ever wondered about fountain pens? Wondered how they work and just what the heck it looks like on the Inside? Well sit back, because I am about … Continue reading

August 3, 2013 · Leave a comment

Upgraded Ink!

The finer details are sometimes overlooked.  When people use a disposable pen, they often don’t think about ‘how’ it writes, just as long as it gets the job done. But … Continue reading

July 27, 2013 · 3 Comments