Search the Community
Showing results for tags 'midwest'.
We're just about three months out from the start of the 2nd Annual St. Louis Pen Show! As large as our inaugural show was last year (1400 visitors, 95 vendors, 150 tables), this year's show is shaping up to be even bigger affair (judging by the size of the vendor waiting list and the number of companies that want to sponsor/promote). Once again, we're holding it at the Sheraton Westport Plaza Hotel. Westport Plaza is a fantastic location, as there is plenty of parking (including a garage), several restaurants within 5 minutes walk, and a free shuttle to/from the airport. Here's the deets:
Hi Everyone, Just a quick note to let you know that we're going to have a new pen show in St. Louis, Missouri next year. The venue has been booked, sponsors are signing up, and table registrations are open! When: June 29 - July 1, 2018 Where: Sheraton Westport Plaza Hotel, 900 Westport Plaza in St. Louis, MO Why: Because pens Registration forms and hotel info are up on the website. We'll be adding sponsors, exhibitors, and classes/seminars as they are booked. https://www.stlpenshow.com/ Put it on your calendars & hope to see you there!
bobje posted a topic in Fountain Pen ReviewsEbonite is a wonderful material for pens, combining lightweight solidity with a warm texture that absorbs moisture without becoming clammy. It's an irregular material that lends itself well to the fountain pen, an analog technology that hasn’t changed much in 50 years. Most of my ebonite pens originated in India, and they all write well and display an understated, old-fashioned integrity. But the Bexley Prometheus is as American -- and as Midwestern -- as a Ford Mustang (Michigan) and a Cessna Citation (Kansas). Or a Rawlings baseball mitt (Missouri). Bexley was founded in 1993 in Columbus,