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Engraved rollerball and fountain pens

A former colleague of mine spotted my pens and wanted 30 chairman style pens to give to clients and personnel. Most of these pens were chrome plated roller balls, but I also made a few gold plated ones. I’m not a big fan of fountain pens as my handwriting looks a lot like chicken scratches but I have to admit these kits look amazing.
I used olive wood for most of the pens and wengé and some hardwood for the personal pens. These last ones were not only engraved with the company logo, but also with a name. As an extra twist the engraving was filled with metal powder in a color matching the pen kit.

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eggcelent – olive wood egg cups

After the bottlestopper I felt ready to wrangle the olive wood some more. We needed egg cups for the house, so I looked around the interwebs a bit to find some designs I liked. I decided to keep it simple and kind of modern.

The first egg cup was just a bit too narrow and sadly the edge chipped. Maybe I’ll fill it up with some metal powder.

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