While we are still waiting for reliable results of the US presidential election, I need some distraction. Just something silly and positive and unpolitical. And so I bring you another shrine reveal.
This one has been waiting to be posted for a few weeks now. It was made for Miss LoLo – who is responsible for having made me fall in love with ink and fountain pen again. She wrote me a 20 page epic letter, handwritten in gorgeous inks of all colours. And I decided that I had just the right tin for a shrine for her…
This tin is not a mint tin. It came filled with fountain pen cartridges. Usually those cartridges don’t cost much, and you can get no-brand rip-offs for your fountain pen, but these cartridges came in a special little hinged tin. It’s much slimmer than a mint tin, and a little smaller, too. But because it had the Pelikan company logo on it, and since LoLo is familiar with all kinds of inks and fountain pen manufacturers, I decided to just leave the top untouched – I just decorated the other side.
So with this tin, the theme was kind of obvious.
Mr A with pen in hand… The document he has written, contains some meaningful quote about writing – but I can’t remember what it is 😂. Maybe LoLo can enlighten us when she sees this.
But to finish the sentence “The pen is the…
So that is RAPS 228. LoLo has already received it, and she much deserves a bit of cheer after a rather difficult year.
RAPS 229 is already waiting in the wings. But I need to make RAPS 230 before I can post. I better get my ass into gear.