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We strive to make sure that anyone can get their hands on a high-quality fountain pen at an affordable price.
OUR STORYTELLER COLLECTION:
We present you Barcelona:
A Mediterranean and cosmopolitan city with Roman remains, medieval quarters and the most beautiful examples of 20th century Modernism and avant-garde.
Specifications: Weight with cap 46g Weight without cap 26g Lenght with cap 140mm Lenght without cap 121 mm
Bock Triple System + Nib Type 076 (Stainless Steel Nib; Fine, Medium, Broad)
Martin Manias, founder of Storyteller™:
It's more than just a business.
It's more than just a fountain pen.
It's a mission.
A mission to make people fall in looove with handwriting again ...
WHY IS HANDWRITING SO IMPORTANT?
Albert Einstein once said, if all bees died, humanity would die in 4 years. But what would happen to you, if the art of handwriting died?
Take a look at our short video to get a basic understanding of why handwriting is so important:
According to a Forbes article, psychology expert and researcher Dr. J. P. says, “It appears possible that writing, which is a formalized form of thinking, helps people derive information from their experiences that help them guide their perceptions, actions, thoughts, and emotions in the present.”
Perhaps this is why so many people handwrite in their journals and diaries, or write out their goals and aspirations.
»... handwriting increases neural activity in certain sections of the brain…«
According to a study performed at the Indiana University, the mere action of writing by hand unleashes creativity not easily accessed in any other way.
And high-tech magnetic resonance imaging has indeed shown that low-tech writing by hand increases neural activity in certain sections of the brain ….
"… handwriting activates a unique neural circuit …"
“When we write, a unique neural circuit is automatically activated,” said Dr. Stanislas Dehaene, a cognitive psychologist at the Collège de France in Paris. “There is a core recognition of the gesture in the written word, a sort of recognition by mental simulation in your brain.
Writing by hand — and even going beyond that — sketching, drawing, doodling, is a necessary mode of human connection.
It's rare to see someone focus on their art for many, many hours in a row these days. Some people are addicted to their devices like "cyber zombies." I see them every day.
It's like they're not real human beings anymore. More like robots, glued to their screens. Not present. And half-alive to life.
OUR STORYTELLER STORY
Our Storyteller story began with the development of our 3D printed fountain pens.
The people at Shapeways must really love us since they gave us the opportunity to test out over 170 different print designs, play around with the thickness and colors of the pens and 6 months later we finally had our fully functioning prototypes (huraaaaaaaaaayyy), that completely wowed the whole Storyteller team.
Because we were so pleased with what we created, we wanted to make sure we could create the same effect with an even more durable and unbreakable material.
After some hard word and some sleepless nights we were able to develop what we believe is the next step in our journey - the brand new METAL Storyteller fountain pen.
Start writing your story with our Storyteller fountain pens. It seems such a small change but it will have a big impact on your creativity and help you get more in touch with your thoughts & goals.
LIMITED OFFER: Our 3D printed Storyteller fountain pens will be available exclusively during our Kickstarter and will not be available for sale after the end of our campaign.
The city of blossoming tulips, artistic souls, and relaxed
and tolerant people.
Amsterdam is a symbol for traditional architecture, windmills,
enticing river canals, and idyllic picturesque houses where
you’ll find the most open-minded people in the world.
The Amsterdam fountain pen has been carefully
and accurately crafted for all lovers of superb architecture
and design, and especially for modern, easy-going,
and accepting people, who know how to capture
a moment of pleasure, appreciate freedom, uniqueness,
and enjoy modern or retro designs.
Weight with cap 9g
Weight without cap 7g
Lenght with cap 135mm
Lenght without cap 123 mm
Bock Triple System - Nib Type 076 Stainless Steel Nib: Fine, Medium, Broad
♥ THANK YOU FOR SUPPORTING THE STORYTELLER PROJECT ♥
Risks and challenges
We know that there can always be some unexpected delays during production but we have planned for this and extended our production schedule accordingly.
Another common challenge is fulfilling a project that exceeds its project funding goal significantly. To solve this potential issue we are working with large manufacturers that can produce our fountain pens in any quantity realistically possible on Kickstarter. We do not anticipate any extension of the delivery date unless the project exceeds 1900 backers, at which point we would need to revise the manufacturing completion target date.
Shipping large volumes - If we will get highly overfunded, all fountain pens will be packaged and sent by a professional logistics warehouse, so we will be able to pack shipments quickly and without mistakes.Learn about accountability on Kickstarter
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