Thoughts on Writing

For the Modern Penman

002 | The “Dream Nib” Crisis

May 31st, 2019 by D. T. Grimes

Ink Tank Podcast - Dream Nibs - Masgrimes

Ink Tank Podcast

Episode 002 | The “Dream Nib” Crisis

On Friday, April 20th, 2001 at 6:42AM, Dr. Joseph Vitolo compiled an image consisting of six highly sought after calligraphy pen nibs—coining the phrase “Dream Points” or “Dream Nibs” and changing the way that vintage out-of-production nibs were traded, collected, and sold for the next twenty years.

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001 | Introducing the Ink Tank Podcast

March 18th, 2019 by D. T. Grimes

Ink Tank Podcast - Masgrimes

Ink Tank Podcast

Episode 001 | Introductions

For some time, I’ve been dreaming about starting a podcast to accompany penmen and calligraphers like myself in the long hours of solitude spent inside of their lonely studios.

My dear friend, Michael Gebhart has been a constant support of my process into penmanship and calligraphy over the last year and I am honored to be able to present a small window into some of our discussions for you to tag along.

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