Fountain pens carry water-based ink which when written with, deposits evenly on the paper. These particular pens need little or no pressure to write with. Zoom Direct offers Papermate handwriting pens, perfect for children learning to write. These pens are a must have for all school children and teachers and over the years it has become a classroom essential, but its also great for use in the home. A fantastic feature of this product is that it contains washable ink, so any mess on hands and clothes is easily removable. We offer twin packs of the handwriting pens in both black and blue ink.