Lamy is an independent, family-owned enterprise that was established in 1930 by C. Josef Lamy in Heidelberg, Germany. The Lamy brand has existed since 1952 and proved its innovative prowess in the very first year with the completely novel Lamy 27 fountain pen series. In the 1960s, the distinctive style of Lamy was born with the Lamy 2000. From elegant to practical, Lamy pens have had a long tradition and reputation of greatness. Today Lamy is not only the market leader in Germany, but also ranks among the German design brands whose products hold a special position worldwide. Art Materials carries a fine collection of Lamy designs. Choose from aluminums, high-tech fibers, and durable plastics in a multitude of colors and styles including Lamy Al-Star, Safari, and Twin Pens.