Acrylograph Pens from Archer and Olive

If you follow Bonnie from Archer and Olive on Instagram, you will have seen sneak peeks of her exclusive new pens for a little while.  Acrylograph Pens are entirely new and not like anything you have ever used before. The pens contain a water-based acrylic ink which...
How to Use a Knitting Nancy

How to Use a Knitting Nancy

How to Use a Knitting Nancy A Knitting Nancy is an early form of loom dating back over 400 years! Usually made from wood, they can also be know as a French Knitting Dolly. As a child, I spent hours creating huge long snakes of knitted cord using up odds and ends...
Which Brush Pens should I buy?

Which Brush Pens should I buy?

Which Brush Pens should I Buy? Brush lettering has become increasingly popular over the last few years. Rather than the strict conventions of traditional calligraphy, brush lettering is more playful and less formal. I started my lettering journey by attending a...
Am I Using the Right Paper?

Am I Using the Right Paper?

Am I Using the Right Paper? Today, I want to talk to you about paper! After investing in beautiful pens, brushes and nibs, you want to make them last and for them to perform beautifully every time you pick them up. Using cheap copier paper is good for your bank...