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Old 03-07-2019, 01:24 PM   #1 (permalink)
 
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Huginn and Muninn (Memory and thought) were Odin's ravens which he send out to gather information. As a pen is used to capture thoughts and memories I thought it a suitable theme for a carved pen.

Copper and ebonite, plexiglass piston filler, ebonite feed, steel nib.
Four start thread on the barrel and cap, double start threads on the piston filler and section.
The copper was carved using traditional Japanese carving techniques.
All parts except for the O-rings on the piston filler made by myself.

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WOW! KITLESS! Beautiful, Skillful Well Done!

The pouch even matches!

I'm amazed!

EDIT IN: OH, I see you are an artist! Well, you took a pen and made it into ART for sure!
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That's a beauty. I can't criticize as I'm no where near qualified to comment.

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Fantastic work!
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Great looking pen! Amazing work!
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I can hardly believe ... what an amazing pen !!

Superb workmanship, Tiaan ... HUGE CONGRATULATIONS !!!

Thank you for posting !!!
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That’s amazing. Your skill and workmanship are very inspiring.
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That is an awesome pen.
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