Pocket Notebook Cover Contest! Winners!

Hi everybody!  First thank you all so much for participating and voting in the notebook cover contest.  We had a lot of really great artwork submitted. Voting is all done and the numbers have been, uhm, counted.  :) First place, and winner of a custom fountain pen – Jamison O. with Robots Second place –…

Scholarship Update and News

Hi Everybody!  End of the month and time to announce the winner of the drawing. For the month of July we all raised $522.83 with 36 entries.  Using Random.org number picker, Dehua L., #14!  Congrats!  I’ll send you an email to discuss what to do next. So if you want to buy some cool postcards…

Pocket Notebook Cover Design Contest

Hi Everybody – We here at Newton Pens Scholarships are wanting to add a little inventory to the scholarship fundraising line.  We want to add small custom cover notebooks – about 5 1/2″ x 3 1/2″ – to the lineup of postcards we already sell. So my idea is this – art contest.  There are…

Bamboo? Sure why not.

So for a long time I’ve been asked about making bamboo style pens and I’ve always said no for different reasons.  So finally just a few days ago I decided, sort of on a whim, to make a pen with some bumps along the cap and barrel, that sort of looks like bamboo. This was…

June Scholarship Results and July Beginnings

Hi Everybody, Time to announce income for June 2016 and the winner of the free pen picked from all of June’s entries.  You all donated $982.00, which is a great start for this year’s scholarship awards! The winner from all 25 entries for a $225 credit/free nib grind/free shipping, is #5, Marla C!  Congrats Marla!…

Article in Pen World

I’m very excited to be featured in Pen World!  I want to share the article with you all to read. Pen World article

Shipping

When you order a pen you don’t just get a pen, and you certainly don’t get a box that will sit on a shelf, perhaps just getting in the way, you get this boss travel mug with your pen in it. With this you you can enjoy that perfect cup of coffee, or relaxing cup…

May pen give-away, and a new year of fundraising begins!

Good Morning! It’s that time again and I am very happy to announce two winners this month.  First winner for May is David P, who got #10.  David gets a $225 credit towards a custom Newton Pen. Second winner – the winner of the Thomas Hall Shinobi- is Andrew C.!  I picked from 1-12 (months…

2016 Scholarship winners!

Hi Everybody, it’s time to announce the winners for the 2016 Newton Pens Scholarships! We had 19 people submit applications and 13 volunteers read and score them.  Thank you all so much for your time and work. The winners are Brad Foster from Auborn High School in Rockrod, Illinois; Taylor Preston from Lakeside High School…

Newton Pens Scholarships – March Drawing, April Starting

Hi Everybody!  It’s time to announce the winner of the free custom pen for April!  This month we had 43 entries, and from those the winner is #33.  Congrats to Rodrigo! We have raised $5499.82 so far for scholarships this year, $367.81 of that just this month.  We’re so close to $6,000 again!  Thank you…

New Pens and Shows and…

My wife Elizabeth and I drove east to Atlanta last weekend for the show and had such a great time.  We met and hung out with new friends and old and had so many laughs.  If you’ve never been to a pen show before don’t delay.  It’s such a great experience. Brad Dowdy of The…