Fountain pensYoutube
July 16, 2020

My grail pen – Nakaya Dorsal Fin v2 in aka-tamenuri.

After many months of waiting I received my Grail Pen - Nakaya Dorsal Fin 2 in aka-tamenuri. I knew these pens are special but once I opened the "kimono" I…
Techniques
July 4, 2020

How to clean the hake?

Hake or urushi-bake is a brush used in layering urushi. Best are made of human hair. On this video i show how to take  care of such brush, how to…
My projectsTechniquesYoutube
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…
Fountain pensMy projectsYoutube
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…