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About cranialstorage

A semi-luddite working in the IT field. A collector and user of fountain pens and related desk/stationery items, old woodworking tools, and photography. A lover of books.

Next Meeting Monday February 8th – Nib spa!

Our next meeting is coming up this Monday, February 8th, and we’ll be having a ‘Nib Spa’!  Have a problem nib?  Bring it along!  Our host has a compound microscope that will be available to get a detailed look at … Continue reading

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Pardon Our Dust

We are currently making some changes, so please pardon our mess while it is in progress. At some point in time, during an update of the pen database – a number of links stopped working.  We are making changes to … Continue reading

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Meeting: Monday March 9th, 2015

Just a reminder we have next April meeting coming up, at Murray’s house from 7-9. Last month we looked at European pens.  This month we’re going to focus on Asian pens.  Bring along your favourite pens and show them off. … Continue reading

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Meeting: Monday, April 14th

Just a reminder we have our April meeting coming up, at Murray’s house from 7-9. No matter what pen you own – it’s all about the nib.  So that is the topic this month. Have a specialty nib?  Something rare … Continue reading

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Meeting: Monday February 10th, 2014

Main topic:  We are going to do a pen and ink trade this month.  Bring any pens and ink you are not using (or turned out not to be the pen you thought it was going to be) and are … Continue reading

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Next Meeting: Monday January 13th, 2014

Happy New Year everyone. Just a reminder we have a meeting coming up this Monday, January the 13th, starting at 7pm. Our topic this round will be great pens under $100.  So bring along your favourite sumgai purchases, vintage pens … Continue reading

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Happy New Year

Yes, the club is still active.  There have been few blog posts mostly due to time issues.  Hopefully we will be posting more frequently in the near future. The Meetings tab has been updated with the meeting dates for 2014. … Continue reading

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