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Speedball’s rich, vivid calligraphy inks are formulated from the best pigments on earth. These high-quality inks can be used for a variety of techniques, enabling artists, students, and crafters to achieve the best possible results.
Every Speedball Calligraphy Ink color is intermixable with the other colors in the range. Waterproof when dry, the inks are also acid-free and very lightfast. Individual colors come in 2 oz (59 ml) plastic bottles.
Set of 10 Colors
This set includes 10 colors in 0.41 oz (12 ml) glass jars, plus a 9" Dia palette with 13 mixing wells. The colors include Black, Red, Blue, Green, Brown, Gold, Teal, Silver, Purple, and White.
Set of 5
This set includes four colors in 0.41 oz (12 ml) glass jars, plus a 0.41 oz (12 ml) jar of Pen Cleaner, and a palette with 10 mixing wells. The colors include Black, Gold, Silver, and White.
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... EVERYTHING YOU COULD WISH AND HOPE FOR, AND MORE ...
from Staunton, VA
Comments about Speedball Calligraphy Inks:
... First and foremost, lightfast / archival, and waterproof capabilities are absolutely necessary for my work, and these terrific inks offer just that. Next, I look for colour range, intensity and aesthetic appeal, and again, these terrific inks fill the bill. I use them with nibs, fine brushline and area wash, and the effects I am achieving are wonderful. The colours also "get along well" with each other when I need to mix them to achieve a very specific tint, which vastly expands the scope of their use. Most of all, their transparency and waterproof aspect enables subtle multilevel overlays, which actuate mysteriously beautiful recombinant absorption-reflection effects. In English, these transparent, discrete multilayers are "backlit" by ambient light being reflected back up, and out from the white paper-canvas-light papyrus support ... and my past experiences with the mysteries of theatrical stage lighting design and application "made the connexion", and sure enough, the optical underdrive / backlighting reflection of the white support-- up through the discrete, transparent colour layers-- enables and actuates "living" shifts in colour intensities, and literal colour-changes, which are subtly mesmerising. Pure magic.
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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from Minnesota Elk river
Very convenient thing to have if you jsge a sister who enjoys doing caligrogrohy!
(1 of 4 customers found this review helpful)
Great products, good prices.
from Marysville, Washington
Great products, good prices. I will use this company again, when I need more art supplies. My daughter loves her calligraphy ink, and is making all kinds of art! Thank you.
(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)
speedball calligraphy inks
from allentown , pa
they are excellent for bordering colored pictures and for fine line details. I would recommend them to every one that is into coloring pictures.
from Bayville NJ USA
these inks NEVER disappoint !
(2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)
from Arlington VA
This is an excellent sample set. The colors are rich, with a nice variety. No loss of color when diluted with a small amount of water.
(3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)
Really good inks
By Bob from Maryland
These are really good inks for calligraphy and drawing. They are a bit thicker than some other inks I have used and I like that quality. The colors are very good, especially the red and the gold.
I am a novice calligrapher and I was looking for a nice assortment of ink colors and that is what I found. The colors are vibrant and easy to use with a nice flow. I would buy again.
Very clumpy, almost dried out inks
from New York
The inks I received were extremely clumpy, and it appears that the seal on the lids of the inks were already off when I received the product. I had to do a lot of extra mixing to get the inks to properly mix and be the correct consistency.
Bottom Line No, I would not recommend this to a friend
(3 of 4 customers found this review helpful)
Speedball Calligraphy Inks
from Flint mi.
I used the Inks to trace out some of my cartoon sketches. it was my first time to use them they were not messy.
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