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mk2579 posted a topic in It Writes, But It Is Not A Fountain Pen ....Blackwing Palomino “Volumes” John Steinbeck Limited Edition 24. Appearance: The packaging on this John Steinbeck Edition is very simple and elegant. Basically the same as the regular 602’s, but with the simple edition of a slip of onionskin detailing the concept behind this limited edition. Lead: I find the lead on these is lighter and harder than on the regular Blackwing Palomino Pencils I have (Blackwing Pearl White 602), which I find to be very soft and closer to charcoal. So much so that I think they are not so useful as a pencil, but more suited to drawing instead, with their shadi
A young man came into the Boutique and asked me if I wasn’t interested in “Blackwing” ? And not just a Blackwing but a “602” ? A Blackwing is more than a pencil : 'Blackwing has grown from a single pencil into a culture'. I ordered the Blackwing and not only the “602” but all of them ! http://www.sakurafountainpengallery.com/en/boutique/blackwing-art-amp-graphics
harrietthespy posted a topic in Paper and Pen ParaphernaliaBlackwing has some really nice looking notebooks in hardbound and flexible covers. They come in medium and large sizes with either plain, ruled or square pages. The paper is acid free and 100 gsm. They can be combined with a rather nice looking leather folio ($89). They are found on pencils.com (like most of us, no affiliation). I'm really curious if anyone has tried these notebooks and if they are fountain pen friendly? http://www.pencils.com/journals-sketchbooks/blackwing-notebooks/blackwing-luxury-notebook-folio-medium http://www.pencils.com/journals-sketchbooks/blackwing-notebooks/blac