Oblation Papers & Press – Portland, OR (Pearl District)- Inks! Pens! Traveler’s Journals! Hobonichi! Including two House inks made by Papier Plume in New Orleans:

Main Street Stamp and Stationary – Tigard, OR – Fine writing pen selection from Parker, Waterman, Cross, Lamy and more! Support a locally owned store that has been in the family for generations!–fine-writing–12245-sw-main-in-tigard-oregon.htm

Kinokuniya Portland– Inks, Papers, Pens – Portland, OR (Downtown). Focused more on Japanese manufacturers. The store downtown has a much larger selection than the Beaverton store located in the Uwajimaya grocery: › stores-kinokuniya-portlan…

Muji – Portland, OR (Downtown) – only 1 house brand fountain pen, but some of their paper products are fountain pen friendly and reasonably priced:

Little Otsu:

Regional Pen Clubs

Seattle Pen Club:

Vancouver (BC) Pen Club:

Nanaimo Pen Club (on Vancouver Island):

Calgary Pen Club:

Online Oh, Pelikan hub, how we love thee! (all the ink samples and comparisons you might ever want) social forum social forum social forum / sales

These folks have known Portland Fountain Pen people for over 20 years. Check them out!

Stuart’s List for Vintage Pens & Pen Pricing

Source: Stuart H.; Compiled: Mike W., ** = Better Pricing Resource

  1. Pen Tooling – Vintage pens / tools / parts / books ****

  • Vacumania  – Vintage Pens / grading ****

  • Peyton Street ***

  • The Penquin – ***

  • Five Star Pens  – vintage pens / parts / nibs **

  • Ross Pens – Vintage & New Pens **

  • Go Pens – catalogues upper end pens *
  • Parker 51’s – Vintage 51 pens ***
  • Antique Digger Vintage Pens **

  • Richard Binder – Pen Blog / No pricing

  1. The Pen Smith – new, custom pens / No pricing

  • Pen Hero – FP History / New pens for sale

  • Pendemonium – Some Vintage / tons of ephemera / leads n erasers *

If you’re traveling…some places to visit


…consider a Pen Show if you’re in the right place at the right time

There are a number of fountain pen shows around the country (and the world) that are planning to have shows – so get your Google on and check out what might work for you.