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Inky T O D - Color Swatches - Brown - Please Post Your Pictures And Tell Us Your Thoughts


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#1 amberleadavis

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Posted 01 December 2014 - 22:05

Members ask ... What is the best Brown for (insert purpose). This thread is not for comparisons or detailed reviews.  Merely for you to show us some of your samples.
 
Also, some browns are actually dark orange, red or burgundy so let's not get to crazy with eliminating colors.  If it looks Brown to you, put it here.
 
 
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BTW, Blue was here.
Brown was there.
Red was in the woods.
Did you ask about violet (or was it vioLeNt) purples?
Green was leafing us.
Orange is bouncing around.
Black is back.
Here be Pink.
Yellow is Spot On.
Jim says we must share our Black-n-Blues or was it Blue-Blacks?

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Posted 01 December 2014 - 22:07

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Posted 01 December 2014 - 22:08

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Fountain pens are my preferred COLOR DELIVERY SYSTEM (in part because crayons melt in Las Vegas).

 

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Posted 01 December 2014 - 22:09

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Fountain pens are my preferred COLOR DELIVERY SYSTEM (in part because crayons melt in Las Vegas).

 

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Posted 01 December 2014 - 22:09

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Posted 01 December 2014 - 22:09

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Fountain pens are my preferred COLOR DELIVERY SYSTEM (in part because crayons melt in Las Vegas).

 

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Posted 01 December 2014 - 22:15

I've bunched the yellows, golds, and browns together.  It may be too much, but the colors are fun!

 

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Posted 01 December 2014 - 22:32

Thank you, Halloween, these are awesome!


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Posted 01 December 2014 - 22:51

I've chased that "perfect" brown for ages . . .  :blush: :blush:

 

In order of preference, I think.

 

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Posted 01 December 2014 - 22:53

Love the cards!

 

One is showing up blank.


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Posted 01 December 2014 - 22:59

Eleven . . . ?



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Posted 01 December 2014 - 23:50

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Posted 02 December 2014 - 00:10

Eleven . . . ?

 

It's back up now.


Fountain pens are my preferred COLOR DELIVERY SYSTEM (in part because crayons melt in Las Vegas).

 

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Posted 02 December 2014 - 00:40

I've chased that "perfect" brown for ages . . .  :blush: :blush:

 

In order of preference, I think.

 

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Here's my favorite of your group.  Love the washes!



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Posted 02 December 2014 - 07:38

 

Here's my favorite of your group.  Love the washes!

 

Thank you.
Kiowa Pecan is one of those rare inks that looks stunning when used as a written line and just as gorgeous when washed. Not too many in my collection or inks I've tried can claim to have that quality.

 

If you like playing, it really adds some punch to mixes . . .  B)



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Posted 04 December 2014 - 02:46

If you like playing, it really adds some punch to mixes . . .  B)

 

A challenge!  Experiments. So it is written, let it be done...   ;)








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