Category: Midori

  • Cult Pens Michael on Midori MD

    Cult Pens Michael on Midori MD

    Ink Michael is a dark blue ink from the Deep Dark Inks series exclusive to Cult Pens. In smaller 30ml and 12ml bottles, it is called Little Micky. It is one of the three inks launched in May 2021 that were named after Cult Pens’ three longest-serving staff. You can read more about Michael (the […]

  • Diamine Bilberry on Midori MD

    Diamine Bilberry on Midori MD

    Ink Bilberry is also known as the European blueberry. To my untrained eye, it looks no different from a blueberry. The ink is a deep purple with a wet flow. I find it easier to clean out of the pen compared to the other deep purple sheening ink. On Midori MD paper, Shading: Yes Sheen: […]

  • Van Dieman’s Wineglass Bay on Midori MD

    Van Dieman’s Wineglass Bay on Midori MD

    Ink Wineglass is part of the Tassie Seasons collection. It represents summer. Wineglass Bay is the name of a beach located in Freycinet National Park, Tasmania. The ink is a turquoise colour with an average flow. On Midori MD paper, Shading: Yes Sheen: Nil Feathering: Nil Bleedthrough: Nil Writing Sample This was written with a […]

  • Dominant Industry Periwinkle Blue on Midori MD

    Dominant Industry Periwinkle Blue on Midori MD

    Ink Periwinkle Blue is an unsaturated blue-purple colour with a dry flow. I find the writing quite readable even in dim light. I enjoy the colour but not the dry flow. On Midori MD paper, Shading: Yes Sheen: Nil Feathering: Nil Bleedthrough: Nil Writing Sample This was written with a TWSBI ECO-T medium nib. Below […]

  • Birmingham Catamaran on Midori MD

    Birmingham Catamaran on Midori MD

    Ink Catamaran is a turquoise blue with an average flow. On Midori MD paper, there is shading, no sheen, no feathering and no bleedthrough. Writing Sample This is written with a TWSBI ECO-T medium nib. Below are a couple of photos of how it looks when it is written on both sides of the paper. […]

  • Van Dieman’s Pink Fairy Orchid on Midori MD

    Van Dieman’s Pink Fairy Orchid on Midori MD

    Ink Pink Fairy Orchid is part of the Tassie Seasons collection. It represents spring. Pink Fairy Orchid is a flower that can be found in the southern part of Australia as well as Tasmania. Like the flower that inspired the name, the ink is a pink which ranges from light to bright due to shading. […]

  • Van Dieman’s Devil Black on Midori MD

    Van Dieman’s Devil Black on Midori MD

    Ink Devil Black is a dark black ink named after the Tasmanian Devil that, until recently, was only found on the island of Tasmania. This ink has an average flow. On Midori MD paper, there is no shading, hardly any noticeable sheen, no feathering and no bleedthrough. Writing Sample This was written with a TWSBI […]

  • Kakimori #04 Karari on Midori MD

    Kakimori #04 Karari on Midori MD

    Ink For Karari, Kakimori describes it as: Fresh like an endlessly clear sky. Karari describes a bright, cloudless day. With this blue in hand, a break in the clouds is never far away. Kakimori website Karari is a sound effect with several meanings. It can be used to depict open, clear or unobstructed. It is […]

  • Pure Pens Platinum Purple on Midori MD

    Pure Pens Platinum Purple on Midori MD

    Ink This is an exclusive ink from Pure Pens. On their website, the full name for this ink is Queen Elizabeth II Platinum Purple Jubilee Ink. I’m just going to call it Platinum Purple. The ink was created in celebration of Queen Elizabeth II’s 70th year of reign. She is the first UK monarch to […]

  • Van Dieman’s Freycinet Aqumarine on Midori MD

    Van Dieman’s Freycinet Aqumarine on Midori MD

    Ink Freycinet Aquamarine is inspired by the cerulean blue waters found at the beaches of the Freycinet National Park in Tasmania. One of the best known feature of the park is Wineglass Bay, which is also the name for a Van Dieman’s ink. The ink is a cerulean blue that leans a little towards turquoise […]