The Nib Section

65 - The Colour of C-sharp Minor

October 16, 2020

The special guest this episode is harpist, goldsmith, nib expert, and all round Renaissance woman, Anabelle Hiller. She talks to Diana about the journey to creating her masterpiece fountain pen, The Symphony. 

 

This episode features Diana (@thegrynne) and Anabelle (@stringsandpedals and Opus Cineris). 

 

 

FORMAT 

 

04:21—“The Symphony” Fountain Pen 

 

Anabelle’s previous appearances on TNS: Episode 30, Episode 50 

Fountain Pen Companion Podcast 

Appelboom
The Symphony - @stringsandpedals 

SBREBrown 

Jack Row 

Monteverde Passion Burgundy - Mountain of Ink 

Gustav Mahler 

Alfred Roller 

Arts and Crafts movement 

Art Nouveau 

How Wassily Kandinsky’s synaesthesia changed art - The Telegraph 

Peter Bock AG 

 

1:05:01—WWAWW 

 

Anabelle: Parker Premier 

Diana: Namiki Yukari Cormorant M w/ Troublemaker Foxglove 

 

1:08:49—Listener questions 

 

Montblanc James Purdey LE 81 - The Firearm Blog 

1:31:09—Recommendations 

Jane the Virgin 

Saying Goodbye to Elizabeth Suzann - NYT 

The True Cost of Brands Not Paying for Orders During the COVID-19 Crisis - Forbes 

 

1:43:31—Thanks and Credits 

 

Producers: Diana Dai. 

Recording and editing: Diana Dai. 

Special guest: Anabelle Hiller. 

Music: Michael Pearce. 

Logo: Will H. Smith. 

Logo artwork: Melissa Graf. 

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