Jump to content

Robert Oster Summer Storm



julia239

Recommended Posts

Summer Storm doesn't get a lot of love, but if you're looking for a blue-grey (with a slight emphasis on the blue), you might consider it. Personally, I really enjoy it, but I like blue-greys, so I am biased in that. It behaves well, although it is on the dry side. It's dark enough to read without turning into black (a pet peeve). This isn't the perfect grey, but it's a nice color.

 

 

 

fpn_1485985837__ro_summer_storm_001.jpg

 

 

fpn_1485985864__ro_summer_storm_002.jpg

 

 

fpn_1485985886__ro_summer_storm_003.jpg

 

 

fpn_1485985916__ro_summer_storm_004.jpg

 

 

Link to post
Share on other sites
  • Replies 8
  • Created
  • Last Reply

Top Posters In This Topic

  • namrehsnoom

    1

  • Tas

    1

  • PS104

    1

  • julia239

    1

Top Posters In This Topic

Summer Storm doesn't get a lot of love,

 

 

LOL.. This is my daughter's favourite ink.... She is 17 and enjoys sketching with it like you have no idea... :D

 

I personally think you need a broad wet nib to make it shine as a writing ink... But what do I know... I started using reading glasses a few months ago... :bawl: :bawl:

 

 

This is a gorgeous ink and a FANTASTIC ink if you are artistically inclined... :wub: :wub:

 

 

 

C.

Edited by Cyber6

fpn_1481652911__bauerinkslogo03.jpg
**** BauerInks.ca ****

**** MORE.... Robert Oster Signature INKS ****

**** NICK STEWART - KWZI INKs TEST ****

"The greatest enemy of knowledge is not ignorance, it's the illusion of knowledge." -Stephen Hawking,

Link to post
Share on other sites
inkstainedruth

That does look interesting. Of course, it also looks a bit like Noodler's Blue Upon the Plains of Abraham on my screen (which may be *why* it's attracting me...).

Thanks of rhe review. I have a sample of this which I haven't tried yet, so if looks as if I might have to think about sooner rather than later.

Ruth Morrisson aka inkstainedruth

"It's very nice, but frankly, when I signed that list for a P-51, what I had in mind was a fountain pen."

Link to post
Share on other sites

Normally I agree with another member that describes the color rather than some fanciful name that tells me nothing but this time I digress. Summer Storm does recall memories of an impending summer storm and all that it portends and the color of the ink conveys those feelings by replicating the color of the sky.

Thank you for a nice review. Summer Storm on my short list

Edited by PS104
Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now


  • Most Contributions

    1. amberleadavis
      amberleadavis
      37512
    2. PAKMAN
      PAKMAN
      30239
    3. Ghost Plane
      Ghost Plane
      28220
    4. jar
      jar
      26101
    5. wimg
      wimg
      25570
  • Upcoming Events

  • Blog Comments

    • A Smug Dill
      Even so, you'd end up with a fragmented list, and it becomes an O(N²) process for each prospective requestor to check what is available: effectively recreate the list of currently active servers (without any reliable up-to-date info upfront about the inks and number of samples on offer in the thread) from the sequential list of posts, which may be spread over two or even more pages, and then query each server independently to check what is currently on offer.   It comes down to not hav
    • LizEF
      If one wanted to do this, one could just use the "About Me" field which appears to be unlimited in size.  And if a bunch of people wanted to cooperate, the Member Title field (or signature) could be used to this end - "Ink Giver" (or some such) could be used by those with inks to give...  No software edits required.
    • Arkanabar
      I suppose the update issue could be mitigated.  One would post a link in signature, to the particular part of your profile where you list the inks that you're willing to post samples to others, gratis.  But looking at profiles, I suspect that would require an edit to the board's software, potentially a nontrivial task.
    • A Smug Dill
      I read your idea as getting willing givers to publicly register as members of a set of heterogenous servers, in a system in which a client would explicitly select an available server from a list, to which he/she will then send a request privately and asynchronously. Request handling in the system is unmanaged, and individual requests are handled by the targeted servers completely independently on each other. I think the model is fine, although there are some operational concerns you may want to
    • Daneaxe
      First thought on the method/system of ink sharing: Think the best way, to begin with, is to follow the way of the US thread: offer up a (small) list of inks you are willing to PIF, to whoever expresses interest. Write clearly in the "mission statement" how it works, with a tiny "quid pro quo" that even a struggling student can comply with, i.e. post your opinion and a writing sample, with option of a full review if desired.   So yours truly might say: "I'm offering up samples of D
  • Chatbox

    You don't have permission to chat.
    Load More
  • Expiring Soon

    • By benbot517
      51 years and 5 months
    • By benbot517
      51 years and 5 months
    • By benbot517
      51 years and 5 months
    • By Okami
      51 years and 5 months
    • By Okami
      51 years and 5 months
  • Files

  • Today's Birthdays

    1. 149OBB
      149OBB
      (150 years old)
    2. Boston Brian
      Boston Brian
    3. danygr1974
      danygr1974
      (47 years old)
    4. dhewers
      dhewers
      (45 years old)
    5. fab10
      fab10
      (46 years old)





×
×
  • Create New...