Category: Van Dieman’s

  • 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 […]

  • Van Dieman’s Peanut Brittle on Rhodia

    Van Dieman’s Peanut Brittle on Rhodia

    Ink Peanut Brittle is from the Harvest line which takes inspiration from the produce of Tasmania. The ink colour is a yellow-brown with a tinge of orange. Depending on the shading, the colour reminds me of honey and peanut butter. The ink has an average flow. On Rhodia paper, there is shading, no sheen, no […]

  • Van Dieman’s Zucchini on Life Schöpfer

    Van Dieman’s Zucchini on Life Schöpfer

    Ink Zucchini is from the Harvest line which takes inspiration from the produce of Tasmania. The ink colour is a dark green that resembles the outside of a zucchini. The ink has an average flow. On Life Schöpfer paper, there is shading, no sheen, no feathering and no bleedthrough. Writing Sample This is written with […]

  • 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 […]

  • Van Dieman’s Pepperberry on Muji Planting Tree

    Van Dieman’s Pepperberry on Muji Planting Tree

    Ink Pepperberry is part of Van Dieman’s Tassie Seasons series, inspired by the colours of each Tasmania’s seasons. This is one of the colours of autumn. The ink colour is based on the fruit of the Tasmannia lanceolata, commonly known as Tasmanian pepperberry or mountain pepper. The ink is a dark blue-black that leans towards […]

  • Van Dieman’s Sailor’s Delight on Midori MD

    Van Dieman’s Sailor’s Delight on Midori MD

    Ink Red sky at night, sailors’ delight.Red sky at morning, sailors’ warning. Wikipedia Sailor’s Delight, from the discontinued Midnight Series, takes inspiration from the rhyme above. Although the ink is no longer in production, you can still find it being sold at some retailers (as of April 2022). The ink is a bright orangey-red with […]

  • Van Dieman’s Zucchini on Midori MD

    Van Dieman’s Zucchini on Midori MD

    Brand Van Dieman’s is a family business located in Tasmania. Their inks are mainly inspired by the nature and beauty of their surroundings. Ink Zucchini is from the Harvest line which takes inspiration from the produce of Tasmania. The ink colour is a dark green that resembles the outside of a zucchini. The ink has […]

  • Van Dieman’s Peanut Brittle on Muji Planting Tree

    Van Dieman’s Peanut Brittle on Muji Planting Tree

    Ink Van Dieman’s is a family business located in Tasmania. Their inks are mainly inspired by the nature and beauty of their surroundings. Peanut Brittle is from the Harvest line which takes inspiration from the produce of Tasmania. The ink colour is a yellow-brown with a tinge of orange. Depending on the shading, the colour […]

  • Van Dieman’s Native Cornflower on Muji Planting Tree

    Van Dieman’s Native Cornflower on Muji Planting Tree

    Ink Van Dieman’s is a family business located in Tasmania. Their inks are mainly inspired by the nature and beauty of their surroundings. Native Cornflower is part of Van Dieman’s Tassie Seasons series, inspired by the colours of each Tasmania’s seasons. This is one of the colours of spring. The ink is a medium blue […]

  • Van Dieman’s Tasmanian Lavender on Leuchtturm1917

    Van Dieman’s Tasmanian Lavender on Leuchtturm1917

    Ink Van Dieman’s is a family business located in Tasmania. Their inks are mainly inspired by the nature and beauty of their surroundings. Tasmanian Lavender is from the Harvest line which takes inspiration from the produce of Tasmania. The ink is an unsaturated medium purple with a wet flow. On Leuchtturm1917 paper, there is shading, […]