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June 22, 2020

Sanding, sanding, sanding – majority of work with urushi

Lacquer artist? Nope. Sanding artist. 70-80% of work is sanding, burnishing and polishing. Then cleaning, dusting, preparing brushes, mixing lacquers, and lacquering is just 5-10% of time. I compressed almost…
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June 18, 2020

Platinum 3776 Century urushi

Platinum 3776 Century is one of my favorite pens. Right now I have 5 of them, and I'm afraid it's not the end 😉 Since I started urushi I wanted…
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June 8, 2020

Namisu Horizon Ebonite in Gold urushi

Some time ago looking for nice "base" pens for lacquering I found Namisu. Their model Horizon is made of aluminium, titanium or ebonite. I bought 3 of them, 2 ebonite
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June 3, 2020

Montblanc 149 reviewed, compared and prepared for lacquer

One of pens with cult status among many pen lovers is Montblanc Meisterstück 149. Wanted by many, loved by huge crowds, and hated by some too. I will not discuss…