Goulet Q&A 2017-10-06T14:43:48+00:00

Goulet Q&A

Goulet Q&A Episode 195: Fast Writing Pens, Newbies On A Budget, and Why People Love Fountain Pens

 In this Goulet Q&A episode, Brian talks about good pens for writing fast, stuff for newbies on a tight budget, and why people are so passionate about fountain pens. This week: Taking next week off Lamy Al-Star color got leaked, it's VibrantPink and it's up on our site now to sign up for email list Won't be available in [...]

December 22nd, 2017|13 Comments

Goulet Q&A Episode 194: Lamy Germany Trip, Brian’s Dream Ink Bottle, and Top 5 Demonstrator Pens!

 In this Goulet Q&A episode, Brian talks about his trip to Lamy HQ, how he'd design an ink bottle, and his top 5 favorite demonstrators. This week: Trip to Lamy, epic! Winter Edison Nouveau Premiere(s) Lamy Aions Pineider Key of Heaven Visconti Homo Sapiens Jade, Northern Lights Conklin Duragraph Purple Nights Conklin Duragraph Merlots (came and went) Nock Brasstown [...]

December 15th, 2017|19 Comments

Goulet Q&A Episode 193: Carrying Pens, Those Dang Converters, and Choosing The Right Nib Size

In this Goulet Q&A episode, Brian talks about how to carry your pens, keeping track of various brands’ converters, and choosing the right nib size for you! **Due to some technical hiccups, this week's Q&A is audio only. We'll be back to the full video format next week.** This week: Just got back from Heidelberg, Germany this week [...]

December 8th, 2017|39 Comments

Goulet Q&A Episode 192: How To Hold A Pen, Grey Inks, and Making Advanced Pen Videos

 In this Goulet Q&A episode, Brian talks about how to hold a pen, what’s up with grey inks, and advanced pen videos. This week: had Thanksgiving, was low-key in the Goulet household skeleton crew here rocked it on Friday relatively smooth Black Friday/Cyber Monday weekend here some website issues, some little things went wrong here and there but largely [...]

December 1st, 2017|20 Comments

Goulet Q&A Episode 191: Noodler’s Pens, Premiumization, and Brian’s 3 Favorite Pens of 2017!

In this Goulet Q&A episode, Brian talks about Noodler’s pens, Premiumization, and his favorite pens of 2017! This week: Had Visconti, Pilot/Namiki, Aurora/Montegrappa vendors all visit last week! I will be going to Germany to tour the Lamy factory! Stipula Tocco Ferro - flew! We’re getting more as soon as we can, keep checking Monteverde Onyx 90ml Blue Marbled Nemosine [...]

November 17th, 2017|26 Comments

Goulet Q&A Episode 190: Breaking In Flex Nibs, TWSBI SE’s, and Goulet Jargon!

In this Goulet Q&A episode, Brian talks about breaking in flex nibs, TWSBI Special Editions, and Goulet Jargon! This week: Fountain Pen Day Thanksgiveaway going on free Monteverde ink with any Monteverde, Conklin, or Stipula pen free Iroshizuku with Custom 74 or Stargazer Diamine Earl Grey Lamy gift sets Pelikan m605 White Transparent Stipula Ventidue Tocco Ferro 10 new Diamine [...]

November 10th, 2017|18 Comments

Goulet Q&A Episode 189: Fancy Pens, Brands with Great QC, The Next Pen Trend

In this Goulet Q&A episode, Brian talks about fancy pens, which brands have the best QC, and what pen trend Brian sees on the horizon... This week: It’s Fountain Pen Day!!! how the diet’s been Halloween Jake Giveaway ended Thanksgiveaway has begun! sweet prizes: Stipula Etruria Prisma 88 Rainbow, Pelikan m400 Tortoiseshell Brown, Pilot VP Crimson Sunrise, Premiere Delphinium, Lamy [...]

November 3rd, 2017|21 Comments

Goulet Q&A Episode 188: Pen Designers, Grail Pen Advice, and Free Shipping

In this Goulet Q&A episode, Brian talks about pen designer input, if grail pens are worth buying, and free shipping. This week: Cox Farms- family extreme fun times Nutritionist follow up great Q&A feedback from last week, lots of honesty and engagement, thank you real talk about the Monza Visconti nib suggestions video suggestions like showing my team more, dual [...]

October 27th, 2017|56 Comments

Goulet Q&A Episode 187: Visconti Fails, Crusty Ink, and Brian’s Journal Collection

In this Goulet Q&A episode, Brian talks about Visconti fails, crusty inks, and he shows you his personal journal collection! This week: 80k subscribers on YouTube! Thank you!!! Changed our blog platform! Monteverde Monza's are in now, rolling back opinion on eyedropper converting them Free Irozhizuku w/ any Pilot Custom 74 or Stargazer TWSBI Mini AL Gold...may already be gone [...]

October 20th, 2017|29 Comments

Goulet Q&A Episode 186: Pilot Converters, LAMY 14k Nibs, Brian’s Pen Ink and Paper Budget!

In this Goulet Q&A episode, Brian talks about Pilot Converters, Lamy 14k gold nibs, and how he breaks down his pen/ink/paper budget! This week: Lego Brickfest! Rachel’s parents were in town I was sick the last two days, ugh we launched the Monteverde Monza, big hit done some live video stuff on Insta and FB, got Drew on there, it [...]

October 13th, 2017|20 Comments