Adapted pen extension

Pen extension with screw mount used as mouth stick – suitable for people with extensive disabilities

Pen extension, screw mount, and brush next to it
Pen extension, screw mount, and brush next to it

Description
A pen extension is used for mouth painting with pens and brushes. Thin brushes are thickened with tape to fit into the holder. The pen extension has a screw mount that holds the pens steadily in place. The pen extension is adapted with a plastic cover on the side held in the mouth.

Users comments
The user is an artist and draws and paints with his mouth. He bought the pen extension, which was intended for charcoals, many years ago in Greece. The user has tried various pen extensions, see associated tip. He is most satisfied with this one.

Paid for by
The user

Whose idea
The user

Editors comments
Similar pen extensions are available at www.zinkvit.se/?maingroup=Pennor&secondgroup=Övrigt%20-%20tillbehör (in Swedisch) last checked March 2017.

This tip is from 2010

Pen extension with screw mount
Pen extension with screw mount
User paints with brush in pen extension
User paints with brush in pen extension

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Tipsare: Ilias

The late artist Ilias worked for MFPA (Mouth foot painting artists). He had a high tetraplegia (C 4/5).