Photo by Molly Suber Thorpe; pens by Inkatable and Rubato Pens

Here you'll discover:

• Handmade and custom penholder makers around the world
• Handmade paper, ink, and tools

 

Handmade Pen Holders

Ash Bush Nib Holders — Highly recommended
Handmade custom pen holders; based in the U.S.

AZWood
Uniquely-shaped wood pen holders; based in the Ukraine.

Bukva Wood
Handmade pens from Russia with beautiful wooden cases; ships internationally

Calligraphy Story
Handmade penholders for Arabic, oblique, and pointed pen calligraphy; based in Germany

Chic Oblique
Handmade custom pen holders; based in the U.K.

The Curious Artisan
Handmade and vintage penholders; also sells antique seals, stone inkwells, and other curiosities; based in The Philippines

Dreaming Dogs Ruling Pens
Handmade ruling pens; based in Portugal

English Pen Crafts
Handmade pen holders and fountain pens

Handwritmic
Ruling pens hand crafted in Italy

Heber Miranda
The custom, ergonomic penholders by Heebs are among calligraphers' favorites; based in San Diego, California, U.S.

Huy Hoang Dao — Highly recommended
Stunning inlaid wood holders of exceptional quality; based in Vietnam

Ink Me This
Handmade wood and acrylic pen holders; based in the U.S.

Ink Slinger Pens — Highly recommended
Handmade wood pen holders; based in the U.S.

InkatableHighly recommended
Beautiful wood penholders, folded pens, and dinky dips; wonderful olive wood collection; based in Italy

Jaay Pens
Handmade oblique holders; based in the U.S.

Jake Weidmann Penholders — Highly recommended
Ergonomic, hand-carved penholders; highly sought-after limited edition runs which sell out quickly

KOUS
Modern, handmade wooden penholders in a unique, flat shape; based in Mexico City

Lindsey Hook — Highly recommended
Entirely custom holders – pick your wood, finish, and add-ons; based in the U.S.

Miles Calligraphy
Handmade custom pen holders; based in the U.S.

MP Oblique
Oblique holders in unique colors and finishes; based in Turkey

Nine Pen
Very unique, mid-century inspired pen holder designs; based in the U.S.

Nukkad Tales
Handmade pens and stands; based in India

Oblique Pen Russia
Custom wood penholders; based in Russia with international shipping

The Pensmith Shoppe
Oblique and straight holders made from resin, exotic/domestic hardwoods, and hand-painted wood; based in the U.S.

Quillity
Handmade wood penholders; based in London, England

Rolf Pens — Highly recommended
Handmade and custom folded pens; based in Spain

Rubato Pen
Handmade wood pen holders; based in the U.S.

Tom's Studio
Very modern designs for oblique holders, mostly in metal; based in the U.K.

Troyan Pen
Minimalist, handmade wood penholders and inkwells; based in Ukraine

Unique Oblique — Highly recommended
Handmade custom pen holders; based in the U.S.

Visker & Scrivener
Handmade quill pens with changeable nibs, inks, paper scrolls, and ceramic ink wells; based in the U.S.

Walnut Shavings
Handmade wood penholders and dinky dips; based in the U.S.

Yoke Pen Company — Highly recommended
Handmade custom pen holders; based in the U.S


Handmade Ink & Paint

Fox & Quills
Home brew ink, handmade leather pen rolls and more; based in the U.S.

Greenleaf Blueberry
Handmade watercolors; based in the U.S. but ships internationally

Hugo's Writing Supplies
Homemade iron gall ink by Greg Weddig; based in Northern California, U.S.


Misc. Handmade Supplies

Loosh Art
Clay pen rests in the shape of animals; based in the U.S.

Sew Darn Close Highly recommended
Cloth, roll-up cases for pens, markers, and brushes

Vasuri Glass
Glass pen and brush rests; based in Russia

Warm Ceramics Highly recommended
Ceramic pen and brush rests in a wide array of colors and finishes; based in Russia


Rubber Stamp Manufacturers

English Stamp
Custom rubber stamp manufacturer based in England; ships internationally

Rubber Stamp Champ
Custom rubber stamp manufacturer based in the U.S.; ships worldwide

Rubberstamps.net — Highly recommended
Custom rubber stamp manufacturer based in the U.S.; ships worldwide

The Stamp Maker
Custom rubber stamp manufacturer based in the U.S.

Stamptitude
Custom rubber stamps on wood blocks (as well as custom wax seals, embossers, and basic stationery); ships worldwide from Hong Kong


Custom Wax Seals & Stickers

Back to Zero — Highly recommended
Custom and pre-made designs with a fabulous array of wood handles and wax colors to choose from; ships worldwide from Hong Kong

LetterSeals.com
Custom wax seals manufactured from real wax, with adhesive applied to the back; upload your own design or select from their own monogram designs; large selection of sealing wax colors and stampers; also a wide array of stamp kits and waxes; ships internationally

Stamptitude
Offers a wide range of customizable wax seals, including Chinese-inspired brass stamps that come in beautiful boxes; also offers custom rubber stamps, custom embossers, and basic stationery; ships worldwide from Hong Kong

StickerMule
Custom stickers and labels in laser-cut shapes; ships worldwide

WaxSeals.com
Custom wax seals manufactured from real wax, with adhesive applied to the back; round, square, or oval shapes; upload your own design or select from their own monogram designs


Handmade & Fine Papers

Fabulous Fancy Pants — Highly recommended
Handmade cotton paper specifically designed to prevent feathering and bleeding when used for calligraphy and letterpress; based in the U.S.

Hollander's
Patterned, metallic, marbled, Japanese, tissue, and more

Sri Aurobindo Handmade Paper — Highly recommended
Handmade deckle-edge cotton paper; designed with calligraphers in mind; offers excellent discounts for bulk orders and repeat customers; easy international shipping from India

Mulberry Paper
A wide selection of natural fiber, Japanese, and marbled papers

Norman's Printery
Silkscreened wrapping papers in funky vintage patterns that make for amazing photography background and accents

Papel Vivo
Handmade cotton papers suitable for invitations and home printers; based in Buenos Aires, Argentina

Paper Mojo
Unique patterned, marbled, and textured papers

Papeterie Saint-Armand — Highly recommended
Recommended by a number of Calligrafile readers; based in Montréal, Canada

Share Studios — Highly recommended
Papers handmade from Kozo fiber (the bark of the Paper Mulberry tree); based in the U.S.

St. Signora
Handmade cotton papers, including onyx black; based in the U.S.

Vlieger
Dealer of handmade papers and speciality imported papers; based in The Netherlands with an online shop

Washi Arts
Stunning Japanese papers in various colors, textures, and patterns


 

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