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Posted 18 October 2015 - 02:06

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Posted 18 October 2015 - 02:08

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Posted 18 October 2015 - 04:22

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Posted 18 October 2015 - 04:23

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Posted 18 October 2015 - 04:23

Although you can't actually see the sheen, I see that Sankodo looks green in these scans. The sheen is green. The color is purple.


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Posted 18 October 2015 - 04:29

Thank you for this - I didn't realise ebony purple was a sheener. It was my very first bottle of ink which I haven't used in ages and just last night was wondering whether I should pass it on. Sounds like it's time to break out some Tomoe and a wet nib and re-experience it now that I have a range of pens to explore it with all over again.
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Posted 18 October 2015 - 04:32

I love Shigure. It's much darker in the pen than this photo suggests; I took it under artificial light.



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Posted 18 October 2015 - 04:35

And then, of course, there's Sweet Potato Purple........ magical.

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Posted 18 October 2015 - 04:39

Oh, yes, I haven't tried that one. I admit, at $40 a bottle, I sort of had to stop buying the Bung Box inks, but dang, that's stunning.


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Posted 18 October 2015 - 04:39

Migo, should I send you a CRV sheet?  So you can share that Shigure and the Sweet Potato?


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Posted 18 October 2015 - 04:54

Migo, should I send you a CRV sheet?  So you can share that Shigure and the Sweet Potato?


Happy to do a CRV, Amberlea. I've got a couple of others I might add to it :-)

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Posted 18 October 2015 - 05:06

Awesome.


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Posted 18 October 2015 - 11:53

Shigure and SPP are both great! And I like the redder SPP more.



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Posted 18 October 2015 - 17:16

Oooo this is awesome! I have a ton of purples to put up as well...

now if I can just find the time to take pictures of them all...

 

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the sankodo and ink of the witch looks great!


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Posted 22 October 2015 - 00:03

The Shigure was simply TOO dark for me;  If I could get a hold of the Sweet Potato Purple, I'd be one happy camper!   :)



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Posted 29 October 2015 - 21:17

I need new glasses.

 

I read this as "Dark Puppies with Shimmer or Sheen".

 

Halloween is getting too close.


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Posted 30 October 2015 - 00:07

Yes I am.



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Posted 30 October 2015 - 00:45

The Shigure was simply TOO dark for me;  If I could get a hold of the Sweet Potato Purple, I'd be one happy camper!   :)

 

Have you tried it?  I suspect it is a bottle I really ought to buy because it's my kind of blue.


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Posted 02 November 2015 - 00:12

 
Have you tried it?  I suspect it is a bottle I really ought to buy because it's my kind of blue.


Blue?

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Posted 02 November 2015 - 01:46

Blue Purple


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