The Basics of Fountain Pens

Using fountain pens is a wonderfully different and relaxing way to write and draw, especially when combined with nature! This course will teach you the basics of using and maintaining a fountain pen. You will also have an opportunity to sample various types of pens, paper and ink to help you decide which you prefer. You ll even receive a fountain pen and notebook that are yours to keep!

Open to all skill levels. Lecture style class with a hands-on portion that allows students to try out different fountain pens, inks and papers.


Price: $60, $55 member

Instructor: John Bosley


John Bosley is a professional photographer in Denver, CO. He is also a long-time collector of fountain pens and is the creator of, a site dedicated to people who love using, collecting and learning about fountain pens.

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