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Goulet Q&A

Goulet Q&A Episode 183: Noodler’s Safety Pen, Orange Inks, and Maturing As A Pen Collector

  In this episode, I talk about Noodler's "Boston Safety Pens", my favorite orange inks, and how my pen buying patterns have matured over the years. This week: First day of fall! health update giant nib! VP Crimson Sunrise came and went in 11 hours, don’t think we’ll get more TWSBI Classics in white and turquoise MV 3-ink set for [...]

September 22nd, 2017|31 Comments

Goulet Q&A Episode 182: Updating Goulet Videos, Permanent Inks, and Why Flex Nibs Aren’t Finer

In this episode, I talk about updating old videos, risk of NOT using permanent inks, and why flex fountain pen nibs aren't as fine as dip calligraphy nibs.  This week: been exercising regularly, gotten my diet much more under control not perfect, giving myself grace, but my mentality really has shifted first goal is to lose 10lbs by Oct 7, [...]

September 15th, 2017|0 Comments

Goulet Q&A Episode 180: Answering Questions from Q&A #1!

Goulet Q&A is now available as an audio podcast! Click here  for the RSS feed to use in your podcast app of choice, or click here for a direct download. Welcome to the first ever Q&A Redo! It's been about 4 years since I started Q&A, and I wanted to revisit some of the opinions I had in the very first episode and [...]

August 4th, 2017|18 Comments

Goulet Q&A Episode 179: Friction Fit Nibs, Brian’s Top Pen and Ink Combo, and A Slew Of Business Questions

Goulet Q&A is now available as an audio podcast! Click here  for the RSS feed to use in your podcast app of choice, or click here for a direct download. In this episode, I talk about friction fit nibs, what pen/ink combo I've used the longest, and a whole bunch of business questions! This week: announced the move last week, definitely got some [...]

July 28th, 2017|26 Comments

Goulet Q&A Episode 177: Brown Paper Bagging Your Nibs, If Flipping Your Nib Over Destroys It, and If Goulet Pens Started Over

Goulet Q&A is now available as an audio podcast! Click here  for the RSS feed to use in your podcast app of choice, or click here for a direct download. In this episode, I talk about whether you should or shouldn't use a brown paper bag to smooth your nibs, writing with your nib flipped over will ruin it, and what I'd do [...]

July 14th, 2017|29 Comments

Goulet Q&A Episode 176, Brian and Rachel Talk Business

Goulet Q&A is now available as an audio podcast! Click here  for the RSS feed to use in your podcast app of choice, or click here for a direct download. In this episode, Rachel and I talk business! Intro: this is a special "evergreen" episode recorded in advance, differently than our normal weekly Q&A Rachel joins me and we've combed through previous Q&A [...]

July 7th, 2017|26 Comments

Goulet Q&A Episode 175: Shading Inks, The Ultimate Journal, and Why Manufacturers Don’t Make Videos

Goulet Q&A is now available as an audio podcast! Click here  for the RSS feed to use in your podcast app of choice, or click here for a direct download. In this episode, I talk about shading inks, the ultimate journal, and why manufacturers don't make videos! (We're aware of the audio issues in this week's episode. We're looking into the root cause [...]

June 30th, 2017|29 Comments

Goulet Q&A Episode 174: Becoming A Nibmeister, Showcasing All Premieres, and Using Fountain Pens On Cheap Paper

Goulet Q&A is now available as an audio podcast! Click here  for the RSS feed to use in your podcast app of choice, or click here for a direct download. In this episode, I talk about how to become a nibmeister, showing ALL the Premieres, and tips for using fountain pens on cheap paper! This week: very crazy, very busy last week personally [...]

June 23rd, 2017|31 Comments