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Pen & Letter Opener Set

Pen & Letter Opener Set

Segmented of PaWeZe

Bottle stopper

Bottle stopper

Multi-color transparent acrylic and stainless steel

Kaleidoscope

Kaleidoscope

Blue kaleidoscope

Original artwork under acrylic resin

Original artwork under acrylic resin

Work of fluid painter Dan Bradburn encapsulated in acrylic resin on this ballpoint pen

Stars and chrome

Stars and chrome

Blue star field ballpoint with chrome and "O" rings

Dolphins  inlay

Dolphins inlay

Laser cut inlay pieces

Kaleidoscope

Kaleidoscope

Red acrylic handle

Commission Stylus in Purple Swirl

Commission Stylus in Purple Swirl

Modified design of a soft grip stylus omitting the clip and grip to show more of the acrylic pattern.

Antler on Bolt action pen

Antler on Bolt action pen

A gift for the hunter?

Bottle stopper

Bottle stopper

Glittering black acrylic and stainless steel

Gadsden Flag pen

Gadsden Flag pen

Antiqued pewter fittings

Bamboo with double ribbon inserts

Bamboo with double ribbon inserts

A riff on the bamboo and ribbon concept

Segmented Bottle stopper

Segmented Bottle stopper

Oak wine barrel stave, Yellowheart and Wenge

Gadsden Flag and Bald Eagle

Gadsden Flag and Bald Eagle

Patriotism and history combine on this thoroughly American themed pen. The bolt action works the ballpoint refill in and out of the tip below the Great Seal of the United States of America

Maple and Walnut & Walnut and Maple

Maple and Walnut & Walnut and Maple

The ballpoint pen and pencil are reverse images of each other in this set of writing instruments

Diverse materials

Diverse materials

Animal friendly vegetable ivory (Tagua nut) matched to Bocote and Mopani around a Cross style ballpoint

Beautiful and Delicate Grains

Beautiful and Delicate Grains

Pen and pencil set of Mopani wood and gold tone fittings

Turquoise color acrylic ballpoint

Turquoise color acrylic ballpoint

A Southwestern United States themed pen. The acrylic picks up the turquoise colored accents of the antiqued copper hue fittings

Amethyst cabochon

Amethyst cabochon

Deep purple Grade AA amethyst cabochon caps off the Regal Dragon pen

Dragon antiqued copper hue

Dragon antiqued copper hue

Dragon pen antiqued copper fittings and russet, blue, silver and bronze acrylic

Segmented Bottle stopper

Segmented Bottle stopper

Shown is use

Vietnam Service Ribbon

Vietnam Service Ribbon

Ballpoint pen to honor Vietnam Veterans

Bamboo & Ribbon

Bamboo & Ribbon

Rollerball pen in bamboo with ribbon

American Civil War theme

American Civil War theme

Ballpoint pen design influenced by the American Civil War

Dyed Wood Laminate

Dyed Wood Laminate

Multi color laminate segmented to create vivid looking ballpoint pen

Dyed Wood Laminate

Dyed Wood Laminate

Ballpoint pen with rearranged diagonal multi hued laminate forming opposed chevrons

Bocote'

Bocote'

Simple but unmistakable grain of Bocote decoration on this ballpoint pen

Regal Dragon

Regal Dragon

Swirling acrylic in the royal colors of purple and gold with a genuine Amethyst set in the crown of this dragon ballpoint pen

Cholla and Inlay

Cholla and Inlay

The allure of the American Southwest guided the design of this ballpoint pen and its skeleton of Cholla cactus inlaid with crushed turquoise, jet, red coral and bits of copper

Orca laser cut Inlay

Orca laser cut Inlay

Orca, hills, snow capped peaks, and ocean make up this vivid laser cut inlay ballpoint pen

Colored Pencils

Colored Pencils

Use pieces of forty, yes 40, writing instruments when you use this special pen with its Cross type ballpoint refill

Golden Tigereye

Golden Tigereye

Genuine Tigereye cabochon caps this green Dragon pen

Bamboo ribbon

Bamboo ribbon

Cover placed on back of pen to reveal the rollerball writing tip

Ballpoint with Segmented woods

Ballpoint with Segmented woods

Black Walnut, Maple & Purpleheart

Segmented Spiral

Segmented Spiral

Maple, oak, padauk and walnut multiple segments in a gentle spiral around the body of this ballpoint pen

Commission in client's redwood

Commission in client's redwood

Commission of redwood from client's stock on this Cross type ballpoint refill twist pen

Bloodwood Rollerball

Bloodwood Rollerball

Second pen ever made now my personal writing instrument

 

Penchant

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- Builds writing instruments, kaleidoscopes, and other articles. The focus is on unique styles or treatments and interesting combinations of materials. Yet, there is also a taste for the traditional.

 

- Handcrafts objects, one at a time, with the intent to produce functional and aesthetically pleasing objects.

- Invites ideas, requests and commissions.

- Has been awarded the Masters certificate from Marc Adams School of Woodworking.

- Is an Indiana Artisan.

- Is a member of the American Association of Woodturners, and the International Association of Penturners.

- Is located in Indiana. Some materials, such as woods native to other countries, are only available as imports. Whenever possible, I purchase from U.S. businesses. The working...shaping, finishing, and assembly of materials happens in Indiana.

Bottle Stopper in Padauk
Commission Kaleidoscope
Lidded Box
 
 

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Bottle stopper

Glittering black acrylic and stainless steel