Michael Caracappa / Handcrafted Exotic Wood Pens

wood / wood turning

Hometown: Springboro, OH

For nearly 15 years, expert craftsman Michael Caracappa has been handcrafting incredible wood pens that enthusiasts and collectors love. Drawing on more than four decades of experience as a woodworker, Michael’s handcrafted exotic pens use a number of different additional materials to add structure and flair. Amboyna burl, cactus, feathers, Italian Lucite and carbon fiber are just some of the materials you can find in one of his pens. Add in vibrant colors and an easy-to-grip design, and one of these genuine wooden fountain pens will look right at home on your desk.

Michael regularly travels from his home in Ohio to Sugarloaf Craft Festivals to showcase his work. With many different styles and price ranges, his pens will fit the taste and budget of even the fussiest writers. Stop settling for cheap, unimaginative pens from the local dollar store that are just begging to be chewed up, and treat yourself to an exotic wood pen from a master craftsman that writes as well as it looks.