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Lamy MD paper Midori

Lamy Turquoise on Midori MD

Ink Lamy Turquoise is the first ink I bought. The colour of the ink makes me think of tropical seas. The ink has a wet flow and shades beautifully. Paper It feels drier when writing on Midori MD paper. Writing Sample This is written with a TWSBI ECO-T medium nib. Disclaimer: This ink was purchased […]

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My fountain pen drawings in 2020

A lookback at what I drew using fountain pens last year. Sometimes I am inspired by the ink colour, sometimes I just want to draw. In total, I did 12 drawings which averaged out to one a month. I only post the drawings on my Instagram account because I thought it would be neater this […]

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100% Recycled Paper Van Dieman's Yamamoto

Van Dieman’s Blackened Seas on Yamamoto 100% recycled paper

Ink Blackened Seas is part of Van Dieman’s Midnight series, inspired by colours after dark. As you would expect, there are dark colours in this series, but there are also some surprisingly bright colours, like yellow (inspired by the moon) and orange (inspired by bonfire). About half of them are also shimmering inks. The Blackened […]

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MD paper Midori Van Dieman's

Van Dieman’s Blackened Seas on Midori MD

Ink Blackened Seas is part of Van Dieman’s Midnight series, inspired by colours after dark. As you would expect, there are dark colours in this series, but there are also some surprisingly bright colours, like yellow (inspired by the moon) and orange (inspired by bonfire). About half of them are also shimmering inks. The Blackened […]

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Ink List

Birmingham Pen Company Birmingham Pen Company is a small family-run business that makes fountain pens and inks. They are based in Pennsylvania, USA. Color Traveler Color Traveler is a brand of Tayama Bungu, which has been in the stationery business in Hiroshima, Japan for over 115 years. Cult Pens Cult Pens is a stationery retailer […]