Openinkstand Art & Calligraphy

Posts tagged ‘inks’

A letter written with one of my favorite pens with one of my favorite inks: Lamy Studio and Diamine Oxblood. The Studio is a very smooth,…

I spilled some ink into my Iroshizuku bottle.. it left this beautiful black pool of black.

A comparison of the inks I use for calligraphy. The nib used is a Leonardt Principal.  1. Higgins Calligraphy ink: eh.2. Higgins Eternal ink: A little…

My humble fountain pen collection. They’re all beautiful and special to me, but some I use more often than others. I keep them all inked and…

A quick picture of my favorite find in an antique shop. A cute little ornate vintage ink well!

I found these boxes of vintage Esterbrook nibs in their original box at an antique shop and absolutely fell in love. The boxes are in great…

This is an adorable Pilot Minuet. I believe they were made in the 80s perhaps for ladies or secretaries. It writes very fine but not as…