Goulet Q&A Episodes2018-04-11T08:02:50+00:00

Goulet Q&A Episodes

Goulet Q&A is Brian’s weekly video format where he answers your fountain pen, ink, and paper questions. Every week we take your questions on YouTubeTwitterFacebookInstagram, and our blog, and answer them in the video.

Goulet Q&A Episode 225: How Pens Should Write, Modded Flex Nibs, and Are Videos Important?

 In this Goulet Q&A episode, Brian talks about how fountain pens should write when tuned properly, how nibs are modified to have flex added, and whether or not videos have been important for the growth of Goulet Pens! This week: Hurricane Florence Write Now on TWSBI GO and Retro 51 Retro 51 Cioppino, Dino Fossil, and Vega Restock and [...]

September 14th, 2018|0 Comments

Goulet Q&A Episode 224: How Special Editions Happen and Brian’s Current Daily Carry Pens

In this Goulet Q&A episode, Brian talks about making the leap to next level pens, how and why special editions happen, and his daily carries right now. This week: kids started school broke our blog new state taxes into effect, check out blog post new products Colorverse Wisdom of Trees, latest line of their inks Methuselah Tree & Grove, 65ml [...]

September 7th, 2018|0 Comments

Goulet Q&A Episode 223: Heat Setting, People as Fountain Pens, and Brian’s Greatest Day At Goulet

 In this Goulet Q&A episode, Brian talks about heat setting, which fountain pen he would be, and his greatest day at Goulet Pens! This week: took off last week! Good to be back San Francisco pen show Michael Sull's Artistic Penmanship class Sunny Koh's nib grinding Ralph Reyes Regalia Writing Labs Franklin-Christoph Rickshaw Bags SF show RO ink TWSBI [...]

August 31st, 2018|0 Comments

Goulet Q&A Episode 222: Bladder Pens, and Recognizing Fountain Pen Friendly Paper

 In this Goulet Q&A episode, Brian talks about why bladder pens have disappeared, and what makes paper "fountain pen friendly". This week: wedding and moving anniversaries TWSBI GO Montegrappa Elmo Rossio Ciliegia Nettuno 1911 Aurora 88 Saturno Aurora Optima Nebulosa Conklin/Monteverde pens with Bock nibs (Goulet exclusive) Nock Tallulah and Sapelo Pens/Writing 1) luis_leano- Instagram (11:50) How do you [...]

August 17th, 2018|0 Comments

Goulet Q&A Episode 221: Pen Turnoffs, Yellowing Resin, and Collecting vs. Using!

 In this Goulet Q&A episode, Brian talks about his biggest pen turn offs, yellowing resin, and collecting vs using! This week: DC Show Me and Rachel's 12th anniversary this weekend Expanded Jinhao Shark line Faber-Castell Essentio Visconti Rembrandt Azure Should restock Monteverde/Conklin soon TWSBI Go Benu ready for email list lots and lots in the works! Pens/Writing 1. Stuart [...]

August 10th, 2018|0 Comments

Goulet Q&A Episode 220: Softest Gold Nibs, Rocker Clips, and What Drives Brian

In this Goulet Q&A episode, Brian talks about the softest gold nibs, rocker clips, and the one thing that drives him! This week: been really getting in some solid family time, science experiments, making slime Cool video on Colorverse Season 4 Diplomat, getting their name out there and starting to grow in their reputation Clairefontaine Aquarelles, holy cow! Sold out [...]

August 3rd, 2018|0 Comments

Goulet Q&A Episode 219: Dip Testing Nibs and Making Swirly Pen Materials!

 In this Goulet Q&A episode, Brian talks about dip testing nibs, converter ink capacities, and how swirly pen materials are made! This week: Diplomat Aero, Excellence, Traveller, Magnum, desk set 5 new J. Herbin colors, Vert De Gris, Corail des Tropiques, Rouge Grenat, Bleu de Profendeurs, Bleu Calanque Coming: Stipula Magma Last of Stipula Tocco Ferro Pens/Writing 1) Marilyn [...]

July 27th, 2018|0 Comments

Goulet Q&A Episode 218: Boutique Inks, Diluting Ink, and 3D Printed Pens

 In this Goulet Q&A episode, Brian talks about 3D printed pens, boutique inks, and diluting inks. This week: Off last week, Nathan interview! Retro 51 Buzz & P51 Platinum 3776 Kumpoo, soft mediums, limited quantities J. Herbin 1798 Coraline d'Egypte TWSBI 580ALR Colorverse Hayabusa Pelikan m815 Striped Metal 2 new Organics Studios (Arganine, Cystine) Visconti Van Gogh Dr. Gachet, [...]

July 20th, 2018|0 Comments

Goulet Q&A Episode 217: Hooded Nibs, Numbered Pens, and Product Launching Process!

 In this Goulet Q&A episode, Brian talks about different nib coatings, hooded nibs, and launching a new product from start to finish! This week: Niece/nephew's birthday party Rachel and I off next week, so we'll have a special video interview with Nathan Tardif to share Short week this week, closed on Wed so I'm recording on Tuesday! Opus 88 [...]

July 6th, 2018|0 Comments

Goulet Q&A Episode 216: Next Level Pens, Moving Buildings and Websites, and Brian’s 5 Everyday Pen Criteria

Products: Opus 88 Picnic, Koloro In this episode, I talk about some next level pens, what it's like moving buildings and websites, and my 5 criteria in an EDC pen. This week: Bowling, high score! looking for a Director of Marketing at Goulet Pens! Aurora 88 Urano (came and went!) Jinhao Dragon Jinhao Shell Kyoto inks Retro 51 rollerballs Visconti [...]

June 29th, 2018|0 Comments