Traditional Chinese Ink, Golden Black (CG18)
Golden black is a dense black ink with golden powder suspension. The black outlines gold on rice paper; the effect is more subtle on other papers.
Traditional Chinese inks formulated as a dense black pigment that makes them suitable for all ink work, painting, drawing and calligraphy. They can withstand wet mounting techniques. Chinese ink produces slightly cooler tones than Japanese ink.
- For best use, shake well and vigorously before pouring the ink out of the bottle. You should hear the mixing balls shaking inside of the bottle; these disperse the metallic pigment throughout the ink.
- Expires 5 years from their production date. Bottle has a sticker with the expiration date on the bottom.
- Use on absorbent washi (rice papers) for strongest metallic effect.