Hi Everybody, We picked a winner for the October drawing. Y. Lee, #1, got it! He’s already picked out what he wants me to make and all he has to do now is wait. :) We raised $879 in postcard sales and donations in October, which means we’ve raised $2628 to give to students! And for all you high school kids out there, it’s time for you … Continue reading Newton Pens Scholarships – A winner and a new month
Recently I made a Townsend from alabaster (the white) with rose and amber tortoise acrylics. This is already a popular color scheme which you can see if you look through the galleries of pens I’ve made. My client wanted to take it a step further though, by including some of her artwork on it. She sent an image to me which I worked with on … Continue reading Laser Engraving
Hi Everybody! Another month has passed and you all have helped to raise over $450 (after paypal fees) to go towards the Newton Pens Scholarships! Thanks so much! That means we have raised right around $1750 so far. We just drew a name from the hat (random.org), and #5 was selected. That means Garrett O. is getting a free custom pen as thanks for helping … Continue reading October Update at Newton Pens – Scholarships and Cards, Email, and Pelikan Bindes
Hi Everybody! Thanks so much for all the contributions and buying the student art postcards. I’m already setting up times to meet with the art classes around town to get more art for new cards. I had picked 27 last night as the winner, but turns out he’s already won once! He could have accepted another pen, but instead sent me this: “Wow! I can’t … Continue reading Newton Pens Scholarships – Total and an August Winner!
Something I get asked about occasionally is about steps on the barrel. Here are examples of both. No step. Smooth barrel when opened but not smooth when closed. Models with no step: Gibby Orville Preston Sumpter A step on the barrel when open, and smooth when closed. Models with a step: Eastman Shinobi Townsend Moody Majestic Elizabethan Como Continue reading A Step?
Hi Everybody! Just got back from DC last night and am getting back to the daily routine. I had a great time and met lots of great people. I didn’t have time to walk around much and take photos, but I will share the few I had the chance to take. I drove up with another Arkie Wednesday and we got there Thursday around lunch. … Continue reading Back From DC!
Hi Everybody! It’s time for me to get the ball rolling for August. So far we have $930 to go to this year’s scholarships! Starting this month my wife Elizabeth will be helping me answer emails and pack up postcards. Yay! During the entire month of August, if you donate or buy a pack of student art postcards you’ll automatically be entered to win a … Continue reading August Scholarship Fund Raiser