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Today’s Diamine inkvent ink is Polar Glow, a deep blue with a subtle sheen – at least on this paper, in this lighting – but shows some shading, for me. From what I’ve read sheen seems to be quite dependant … Continue reading
Today brings us Snow Storm (shimmer) – the shimmer makes it more difficult to pin the colour down, but it really depends on the lighting. The photo taken with interior light (with the dip pen) shows the shimmer more than … Continue reading
The second ink in the Diamine Inkvent 2019 Calendar is Candy Cane (standard). Ink samples were done with a glass dip pen to ensure they are clean, but members of our pen club can tell you I usually use a … Continue reading
For anyone who might be interested, or was hoping to get their hands on the 2019 Diamine Inkvent calendar and wasn’t able to – I thought I would post some photos here, along with colour samples (apologies, as the first … Continue reading
A great video showing how Crane hand borders some of their stationery.
It’s Monday evening at 7 PM for our monthly pen meeting! The topic will be fat pens. Bring yours, or a picture of one, or your thoughts about another. Of course bring along any new acquisitions…. You can head over … Continue reading