After reading posting after posting re: covering pens, I finally
tried it. I used a Papermate Flex-Grip, covered it with cane slices,
baked it (removing the ink cartridge of course) and got a great looking
pen! Bursting with pride, and thinking I had come across a great stocking
stuffer to sell, I showed my creation to my DH. He took one look at the
pen,then at me, shook his head, and smiled. He thinks I've totally lost
I'm so grateful that I have this newsgroup to talk to!
Dora from RI
PS My husband really is a sweet guy, and quite supportive (although maybe
a little jealous!) of my polymer obsession ; he built some terrific
displays for me to hang necklaces on for craft shows. The dear man simply
does not possess an artistic bone in his body!