Excitement is setting in. The pulse is starting to race, my mouth is dry and my palms sweaty (sorry… too much information I know) I’m nervously pacing the floor, sitting down, re-arranging my desk, checking my paper supplies are adequate and that my pens are inked. I even feel like reciting the St Crispin’s Day […]Read more "We few, we happy few, we band of brothers…"
Today’s scribble uses Diamine Salamander, another favourite ink of mine Enjoy… AFWAPRead more "The daily scribble: 31st Jan. 2014"
Today’s ink is Rohrer & Klingner Scabiosa, which is an iron gall ink Enjoy AFWAPRead more "The daily scribble: 30th Jan. 2014"
Today’s scribble ink is Diamine Crimson Enjoy AFWAPRead more "The daily scribble: 29th Jan. 2014"
They say that you should never judge a book by its cover, and this is wise advice. It even extends in a way to inks and the bottles that they come in. I was tempted to use the title ‘ugly duckling’ when writing this review because of the transformation in my view as I got […]Read more "Moody blue?: A short review of Rohrer & Klingner Verdigris ink"
In your dreams, everything is possible, in your dreams beauty exists and perfection is attainable, it is within the reach of everyone and is achievable by all. In reality however beauty is much harder to create,and perfection more elusive perhaps. Yet on occasion beauty can be achieved and in the case of this offering from […]Read more "An Italian beauty: A review of the Omas Notti di Bologna"
Today’s scribble highlights J Herbin’s ‘Orange Indien’ ink… Enjoy AFWAPRead more "The daily scribble: 28th Jan. 2014"