A Revelation

May 31, 2008 at 9:33 pm 2 comments

oh! no wonder the cartooning teachers hate microns! dip pens (I’ve yet to remember the real name for them) are so much nicer. I kind of like if for the same reason I really like using the uniball pen that I probably shouldn’t be: it seems to attack the paper instead of just lying on top of it like microns do…and it’s so dark. not that I could do this all the time, because it would be so inconvenient to take out all this stuff for a random sketch, but….aaaah. so nice. I want to be able to do this well. can’t wait for that inking class.

I kind of have an obsessive love of how dark black ink is wet, compared to from a micron or something.

I am hardcore geeking out over this.

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Current obsessions: Ink

2 Comments Add your own

  • 1. Kathy  |  July 4, 2008 at 12:37 am

    microns suck butt! i got some copic ink pens that are super nice 😀 but the dipping pen is nice too, i need to use it more.

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  • 2. Megan  |  July 4, 2008 at 7:47 pm

    I am in looooooove with ink. like, It’s soooooo nice. aaaah. the copic thing sounds nice though…hmm

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