Category Archives: canson

picky darlings – beautiful inks with issues

I have some inks which colours I really like, but they happen to have some features that makes me think once or twice extra before I use them. All of these are my hopeless darlings. I’ve used all of them … Continue reading

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amethyst, blackcurrant, moondust – inks for poetry

Three pink-purplish-lilac favourites: J Herbin Larmes de Cassis, J Herbin Poussière de Lune and Diamine Amazing Amethyst. LdC – tears of the cassis/blackcurrant is a marvellous blueberry-with-milk coloured, dark, faded pink. And the name is poetry in itself – tears … Continue reading

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