Fountain Pen Collectors in Portland, Oregon

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About Us ↗

We’re a friendly crowd, we hope you will join us for a future event!

An image of one hand passing a open fountain pen to another hand.  A table with an open notebook is in the background

Events/Meetings ↗

Join us for monthly meetings – details on Facebook group PDXPen or join our Google Groups email list (also PDXPen) – both private groups, please so give us a little time to add you.

  • It’s free to join and participate.
  • Meetings are every second Sunday of the month, except where noted.
  • We have been meeting virtually (Zoom) but are starting to experiment with in-person alternating with Zoom meetings. Check the blog for updates on what’s coming up!
  • Meeting details are only distributed through Facebook and the email list, they will not be posted here.
  • When requesting to join our Facebook or Google groups, please do share your name and confirm you’re local. Thank you!

We also normally sponsor 3 annual events:

  • Pen Round-Up was historically ~June/July, which coincided with an Antiques Show that the pandemic finished off. There are no plans for a pen-club sponsored show in 2022.
  • Pacific Northwest Pen Show (PNWPenShow.com) has been laying plans for a Pen Show for ~July 2023 – sign up at their website for email updates. Unaffiliated with PDXPen.com or the Pen Round-Up but we are cheering them on!
  • Pelikan Hub (historically Sept, but this year it’s Nov.18th) – Registration has now closed. If you are on the hub list, you should have already received an email about the details for this year.
  • Pen Bazaar – Saturday Nov 26, 2022 (the Saturday after Thanksgiving) at the Lucky Lab Beer Hall on Quimby, 1-5PM. It’s ON! Add it to your calendar now!
A top-down view of a table where open notebooks displaying cursive writing in ink are visible, and a hand holding a fountain pen is writing in one notebook.  Pen holders with pens are also visible.

Resources↗

Where can you find fountain pens, inks, and papers in Portland? Check this out!

Also, a selection of online sources that some of us have found useful.

We cannot be held responsible for you falling in love with pens, inks, or papers. You have been warned, hide your credit cards now.