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  While most hand crafted pens are made from wood, there is another material that you should consider trying.  Dupont Corian. Yes, the very same material used in counter tops. Corian is a great looking material, that comes in over 100 colors.  Starting out, I had my hands full just trying to perfect my technique with […]


   For anyone thinking about making wooden pens for the first time, please don’t let this change your mind. Making wooden pens is an artistic endeavor that is not only therapeutic, but actually borders on fun.   What I am saying is don’t quit your day job. For every person selling a fair number of high end […]


20Mar07

WPW Pen Making Video Not your typical pen making how to. Worth a look.


 I try not to take most things too seriously. I needed to take photos of some of the wooden pens that I make, so I started thinking about different backgrounds or settings. If you’ve had to take these kinds of pictures, then you know what a pain it can be. Nothing was really working. Too […]