My Humble Apologies
I sincerely apologize to everyone for breaking your trust. Your generosity and patience did not deserve this. There is no excuse for keeping you wondering what happened or where your... Read more
Long Overdue Post
First, I want to thank you for supporting my Kickstarter project. I could not believe how successful it was. The downside of its success is that it took so much... Read more
Shipping will start soon.
I am still working on regular pen orders but I have started on key chain pens, too
I should be able to start shipping rewards out soon. It will not... Read more
Busy as a bee, I am.
I've been working feverishly on the pens and had a productive weekend. I also took the day off from work today to get some... Read more
Pens! Pens! They're everywhere! Aaaaahhhhhhh!!!!!!!!
Every time I finish a batch of pens, I turn around and there they are, another batch appears out of nowhere, with a menacing look in their eyes, taunting me.... Read more
Another Update, Folks
As you might imagine, I've been a busy little bee in the Pen Makers Workshop, meticulously working my way toward completing 272 pens. That's 141 reward pens plus 131 key... Read more
The Making of a Tycoon - A film presentation
"The break-out film of the year!" - Obscure Movie Critic
"Oscar worthy!" - My Friend Oscar
"You'll laugh, you'll cry, you'll wish you had those 3 minutes back!" - Some... Read more
I haven't had a lot of time for pictures yet but wanted to post something. These are some of the first completed. I have been able to stabilize wood that... Read more
As the pen turns...
I apologize for the long silence. I just received the last of the materials (except for a small back-order). I have been organizing everyone's rewards (from the many boxes of... Read more
Now for the fun part!
OK, after two weeks of anxious waiting, the funds have been released. My orders for materials will be placed. I'll also be getting the tools and setting up shop. I... Read more
Thank you to all who have submitted their selections. I've been compiling the survey results and you all have picked some beautiful combinations of materials. I can't wait to see... Read more
Selection of refills
I failed to include choices for the additional refills you will be receiving. Please message me with ink color and thickness. Color choices are black, blue, and red. Thickness choices... Read more
Here are some photos and information that will help (hopefully) in your selections. Please let me know if you have any questions. Thank you!
Not all pen styles are available... Read more
A HUGE THANK YOU TO ALL OF MY BACKERS!
I still can't believe it. I'm looking forward to getting your rewards completed and sent out. I know you will love... Read more
I still can't believe how successful this has been!
I am so thankful to everyone for helping make this a reality. Thank you for all of the compliments and encouragement... Read more
I am extremely grateful for such an amazing response to my Kickstarter project! We blew away our goal and still have a little more than a week left. I will... Read more
A Video, Finally!
First, I want to apologize for my lack of video narrating skills. Unfortunately, James Earl Jones was not available.
A backer suggested I make a video showing the workings of... Read more
Fountain Pen Nibs
I have received a lot of very good questions concerning the nibs on the fountain pens (Tycoon, Magnetic Graduate, and Magnetic Vertex) so I decided to post some answers here.... Read more
Stretch Goal #4 Successful!
I am very grateful to everyone for your support!
Since there have been a few upgrades along the way as we have met our stretch goals, I decided to detail... Read more
Stretch Goal #4 - $4,000
Many thanks to all of our backers! We blew past our last Stretch Goal and kept going!
If we reach $4,000, I will be able to create additional storage space... Read more
Stretch Goal #3 Successful!
We have successfully reached our Stretch Goal #3!
Thank you all for your support!
I am working on Stretch Goal #4 and should have it posted soon. I'm not sure... Read more
Stretch Goal #3
Our new stretch goal is $3,000!
With this I will be able to build an inventory for craft fairs. In addition to pens, I also plan to offer mechanical pencils,... Read more
Stretch Goal #2 Successful!
We have reached stretch goal #2
That means everyone will now receive the upgraded wooden presentation box with each pen they receive. The velvet pouch will still be included as... Read more
Stretch Goal #2
This is my workshop. As you can see, it features state-of-the-art ventilation. Yeah, I'd like to fix that.
If we can reach $2,500, I will be able to replace the... Read more
Presentation Boxes For Hitting Our Goal!
We did it! Now that we have passed $2,000, every pen will include this presentation box. The pouch will still be included as well. The pen-in-pouch will fit inside of... Read more
Stretch Goal #1 - $2,000
I can't believe we're this close to our goal so quickly!
If we reach $2,000, I will be able to build and purchase the items needed for displaying and selling... Read more
I have received some good questions and now have a FAQ section.
Check it out and let me know if you have a question that isn't answered there.
I look... Read more
First stretch goal
Thank you for the amazing response!
I've heard the old saying that you shouldn't count your chickens before they hatch but it looks like we may reach our goal soon.... Read more
First, let me say that we are off to an awesome start! I am extremely thankful to my backers.
A few people have been interested in getting multiple pens or... Read more