Pen maker?

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  1. Beth143nacho

    Beth143nacho Well-Known Member VIP

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    Who was the pen maker here? Looking for info on how you do it. Just bought a Rockwell lathe for cheap and will probably start turning on pens.
     
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    PensByNacho
     
  3. HowieStearn

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    promising career :rolleyes:
     
  4. newcastlefan

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    elias. you've probably seen him around here since he's staff
     
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    yea. elias. they are incredible. hand made with lots of wood and such. the most beautiful pens i ever seen. if i was working now and my money wasnt tied up in expenses related to my illness id buy a few. imma show my dad the site. he loves pens

    http://www.etsy.com/shop/PensByElias
     
  6. Beth143nacho

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    Cool. Thanks.
     
  7. eliasbboy

    eliasbboy Insert Witty Title Here Staff Member

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    I'm pretty much self taught. There are a few books on the subject that help, and many wood supply stores will hold classes on pen turning as well. Feel free to pm me or email me too if you need anything. Have fun, it gets addicting!
     
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    i got my baseball pen today...absolutely love it, i have never bought a nice pen like this before and i cant get over how nice and heavy it is in my hand...the stitching on the baseball is off the hook too....thanks
     
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    Sweet! I'm thrilled you like it!:hat: