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Alternative Grip?

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#21 plumo



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Posted 20 June 2017 - 03:40

I've tried this alternate pen hold for a short time and find I don't have as much control to retrace a line, make loops or to vary the pressure I use to write such that my writing tends to be a little heavier.  Has anyone who's had some experience with this pen hold notice the same things and/or been able to adjust to the same level of comfort they've had with their regular pen hold?

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#22 stefantwerp


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Posted 08 November 2017 - 13:11

First one simply doesn't work for me, second is ok but feels really strange. So not a winner for me.

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Posted 12 November 2017 - 09:54

FYI: The first (left) grip is the original way of holding an oblique dip-pen holder.  It's difficult to master because it forces you to use whole arm movements to write, as it's harder to move the pen with just your fingers.


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