Sandy H. is the winner of the first-ever "Design Your Own Retro 51 Art Contest." Her Tangled Garden received the most votes out of 6 finalists and over 80 total entries from pen enthusiasts, artists, and designers around the world.
Sandy is a big fan of whimsy and a Certified Zentangle®️ Teacher since 2012. Her tangle art has been featured in several published books. For the contest, her goal was to create a cheerful design that would make people smile when they saw it. We think she nailed it! Sandy's winning illustration wraps around the tapered body of the Tornado pen, bordered by glossy black trims. Charge up the pen under direct light to see the white areas glow in the dark.
Retro 51 Tornado "Tangled Garden" Rollerball Pen Specifications
- 2022 Limited Edition of 500 pieces worldwide, individually numbered on the top ring.
- The wrap-around barrel design features original artwork from Sandy H.
- Glossy black accents, clip, and knurled twist-top.
- Abstract snail blue & white illustration on the top disc.
- Standard Tornado Rollerball Pen Size, Pen Length: 5.11 in. / 129.5mm
- Glows in the dark when charged under a direct light source.
- Smooth-writing REF5P black ink rollerball refill installed. Can also use Parker-style, Easy-Flow 9000 ballpoint refills (sold separately).
- Packaged in a matching commemorative tube.
Please note there is a limit of 2 pens per household.