Tom's Studio Journal

Tom's Studio Journal

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Stationery, a very eco-unfriendly business - where are the refillable and reusable pens?!

By Tom Gyr

I started my business six years ago with £700 and access to my father-in-law's lathe. For the first four years, I solely handmade calligraphy and...

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The artist behind our botanical drawing guide

The artist behind our botanical drawing guide

By Tom Gyr

Emma is the amazing illustrator behind our new English Country Garden Drawing Guide.  I thought it would be nice to introduce her and her work...

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From The Studio. 16  -Your monthly creative inspiration - Tom's Studio

From The Studio. 16 -Your monthly creative inspiration

By Tom Gyr

Sault - A great British music collective with an expansive repertoire of genres. The Song Wildfires in particular is such a treat when buried amongst a...

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Illustration with a Flex-Nib Fountain Pen - Tom's Studio

Illustration with a Flex-Nib Fountain Pen

By Tom Gyr

Recently I had the pleasure of chatting with Nick Stewart from @quinkandbleach . I've been a long-time admirer of his work and so it was a very...

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The Difference Between The Lumos, Fineliners and Isograph Pens - Tom's Studio

The Difference Between The Lumos, Fineliners and Isograph Pens

By Tom Gyr

One of the questions I often get asked is what are the differences between The Lumos, a fine liner and an Isograph pen? So, I...

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Studio Stories - No.1 - Tom's Studio

Studio Stories - No.1

By Tom Gyr

Notebooks Vs Tech - What do you think?

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Say No To The Potato

By Tom Gyr

There is nothing more unsatisfying to a calligrapher than ink beading on a nib and having to redip every 5 seconds. ‘Prepare thy nibs’ should...

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a range of four calligraphy pens from Tom's studio

Community Manager - Job 2023

By Mark Snare

Social Media and Community Manager _____________________________________________ Tom’s Studio is a design-led company focused on creating extraordinary, joyful and sustainable creative tools. Manufacturing and shipping high...

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Our handmade Leather Goods - Meet the Maker - Tom's Studio

Our handmade Leather Goods - Meet the Maker

By Tom Gyr

Edward is an incredibly gifted leatherworker. His attention to detail and knowledge is honestly breath taking. He is also one of those people where no...

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