Ink Reviews

We're archiving all of our ink reviews here for your enjoyment. There are certain classifications of reviews for your each reference:
+ = Reviews that have accompanying videos
* = Guest reviews

Brian's most recent review format (as of July 2011)

Caran d'Ache Chromatics Introduction +
Caran d'Ache Chromatics Ink Comparison +
Caran d'Ache Sunset *
Caran d'Ache Ink Swabs

Diamine Chocolate Brown *
Diamine Claret *
Diamine Classic Red *
Diamine Crimson color change
Diamine Damson *
Diamine Dark Brown *
Diamine Delamere Green *
Diamine Emerald *
Diamine Grey *
Diamine Imperial Purple *
Diamine Majestic Blue +
Diamine Mediterranean Blue *
Diamine Monaco Red *
Diamine Prussian Blue *
Diamine Pumpkin +
Diamine Raw Sienna *
Diamine Registrar's Blue-Black *
Diamine Syrah +
Diamine Umber *

J. Herbin 1670 Bleu Ocean (& Rouge Hematite) +
J. Herbin Bleu Pervenche
J. Herbin Cacao du Brésil *
J. Herbin Café des Îles *
J. Herbin Éclat de Saphir
J. Herbin Gris Nuage *
J. Herbin Lierre Sauvage *
J. Herbin Rose Cyclamen *
J. Herbin Violette Pensée *
J. Herbin watercolor drawings

Lamy Turquoise+ 

Namiki Blue+

Noodler's 54th Massachussetts +
Noodler's Baystate Blue (Nathan's Video) *+
Noodler's Beaver +
Noodler's (Bulletproof) Black +
Noodler's Blue +
Noodler's Blue Eel *
Noodler's Blue Nose Bear+ 
Noodler's Blue Nose Bear (Nathan's Video) *+
Noodler's HUGE ink bottles +
Noodler's Liberty's Elysium +
Noodler's Red +

Omas Blue color change

Online Smaragd (Emerald) +  

Organics Studio Potassium *

Pelikan Edelstein Overview +
Pelikan Edelstein Onyx +
Pelikan Edelstein Tanzanite vs. 4001 Blue Black *
Pelikan Pink

Pilot Iroshizuku, Completing the Line +
Pilot Iroshizuku Ama-Iro +
Pilot Iroshizuku Shin-Kai +
Pilot Iroshizuku Take-Sumi +
Pilot Iroshizuku Yama-Budo +

Platinum Mix-Free +

Private Reserve Dakota Red *
Private Reserve Gray Flannel *
Private Reserve Orange Crush
Private Reserve Rose Rage +
Private Reserve Sepia +

Rohrer and Klingner Complete Brand Review +
Rohrer and Klingner Alt-Bordeaux
Rohrer and Klingner Alt-Goldgrün
Rohrer and Klingner Blau Permanent
Rohrer and Klingner Blu Mare
Rohrer and Klingner Cassia
Rohrer and Klingner Fernambuk
Rohrer and Klingner Helianthus
Rohrer and Klingner Königsblau
Rohrer and Klingner Leipziger-Schwartz
Rohrer and Klingner Magenta
Rohrer and Klingner Morinda
Rohrer and Klingner Salix
Rohrer and Klingner Scabiosa
Rohrer and Klingner Sepia
Rohrer and Klingner Smaragdgrün
Rohrer and Klingner Solferino
Rohrer and Klingner Verdigris
Rohrer and Klingner Verdura

Sailor spring inks *

Scribal Work Shop Cryptid Inks +

Sheaffer ink swabs

About the Ink Drop
Ink Drop Logos

Beyond the Pen: Guest Series on Creative Uses for Ink

Beyond the Pen: Washi Tape
Beyond the Pen: Fountain Pen Ink as Watercolor Wash 
Beyond the Pen: Mail Art

Everything Else

Brian's 5 Favorite Fountain Pen Inks +
Katy's Top 5 Favorite Fountain Pen Inks
GouletPens Ink of the Year 2013
Ink in Water Pictures
How fountain pen highlighter inks hold up in photocopies

Disqus for Goulet Pens Blog