Paua Abalone – This blank is made with beautiful natural Paua Abalone that has veen dyed a beautiful bright gold color. Paua Abalone shell is harvested and cleaned and the most beautiful part of the shell is used in jewelry and other applications that call for a stunning iridescent material. The Paua is cut into thin strips, then ever so delicately each strip is meticulously hand applied on to the pen tube. It is then cast in clear polyester resin to enhance and protect it's beauty.
This blank comes tubed to fit the Sierra twist family of pen kits. As with all polyester resins, sharp tools are a must.
Each one of the paua shell blanks are artfully and meticulously made by hand by Ron in his studio. We think that each is blank is not only beautiful but also has one of a kind unique colors and patterns.At Exotics we want you to know exactly what you are getting for your hard earned dollar. That is why we take the extra time to list each of these exquisite blanks individually. No one size fits all with these beautiful blanks! The blank in the photo is the exact blank that you will recieve, and one it is sold it is gone!