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Diamine Red Oak (Autumn Oak + Red Dragon)


kittywonghf

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Made a little something on a groggy English morning... Quite pleased :)

 

Autumn Oak + ~1/4 Red Dragon --> Red Oak.

 

http://i.imgur.com/zYLiio2.jpghttp://i.imgur.com/HrGhSUp.jpg?1

 

I haven't really mixed any inks before, so this was a happy accident more than anything else. The result is a darkened Autumn Oak that is not so harsh to read for a long time, improved shading on Red Dragon with some orange flair, and damn great shading. Mixing two well behaved inks, the result seem to be okay -- no feathering or bleeding on Rhodia 80gsm paper.

 

(Unfortunately this isn't super calculated so I can't give you exact amounts I used... I literally went out on a whim and decided to do this).

 

http://i.imgur.com/lh0dOS4.jpg

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Looks good. 'Autumn Oak' is a color that needs a little more substance; other variations would be fun to see as well.

 

ETA: I like your 'Autumn Dragon' a LOT.

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Great job.

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

Create a Ghostly Avatar and I'll send you a letter. Check out some Ink comparisons: The Great PPS Comparison 

Don't know where to start?  Look at the Inky Topics O'day.  Then, see inks sorted by color: Blue Purple Brown Red Green Dark Green Orange Black Pinks Yellows Blue-Blacks Grey/Gray UVInks Turquoise/Teal MURKY

 

 

 

 

 

 

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