In case you’re not familiar, Ink Drop is our monthly ink sample program, where we mail out (usually) five different colors of ink samples, all related to a theme. It goes out on the first business day of each month, and the colors are a surprise until a few days in, once folks have a chance to receive them in their mailbox. Anyways, on to this month’s reveal…

We selected “Islands in the Sun” for our April 2014 Ink Drop theme, using a bright, warm palette that has us dreaming of beach vacations on sunny islands. These colors remind us of the warm sun and cool waters that you’d find on that perfect island getaway. We chose:

Writing samples by Alex Ross

So tell us, what was your favorite color this month?