Project – Dental Stick Pen

Sometimes it’s fun to create some of your own writing instruments. In this case – a dental stick pen!

A what? Yes – a pen made from dental sticks! Here’s a sample of what dental pen writing looks like:

dentalstickletters

Here’s the video describing how to make the pen and how to write with it:

For those getting this by e-mail, here’s the link to the post and the video.

I got my dental sticks at a local pharmacy, but if you can’t find them there, you can check for them online here and apparently you can order them online here.

Enjoy!

 

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Thanks to Guillermo who sent a link to a facebook page showing a photo of the same idea using regular toothpicks glued to a flat wood stick. Nice letter too! Check it out here.

 

 

20 thoughts on “Project – Dental Stick Pen”

  1. Amazing!!! Are the sticks the same used for sandwiches or finger food?

    I suppose you just secure the sticks to another piece of wood.

    Thanks a lot . . . . I will give it a try . . . . you do it so perfect!!!

    Marina . . . from far Africa

  2. Amazing!!! Are the sticks the same used for sandwiches or finger food?

    I suppose you just secure the sticks to another piece of wood.

    Thanks a lot . . . . I will give it a try . . . . you do it so perfect!!!

    Marina . . . from far Africa

  3. Wow!nice. ..ur flow of writing is soo nice..is that font chancery cursive?

    We can also use 2 or 3 on a rectangular sponge and write..just thought of it..didnt try yet..

    Thanks for d wonderful demo and idea!:)

  4. Wow!nice. ..ur flow of writing is soo nice..is that font chancery cursive?

    We can also use 2 or 3 on a rectangular sponge and write..just thought of it..didnt try yet..

    Thanks for d wonderful demo and idea!:)

  5. Fun, I tried this with Watercolor markers and a calligraphy pen, amazing results.
    Thank you for always having great tutorials, it’s truly inspirational!!

  6. Fun, I tried this with Watercolor markers and a calligraphy pen, amazing results.
    Thank you for always having great tutorials, it’s truly inspirational!!

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