Student Grade Sumi Ink


An economical choice for those learning sumi-e and shodo or those working very large scale. This ink is formulated to have easier handling than higher grade inks, so it is perfect for those just starting out.

  • 180ml
  • Made of carbon black & synthetic resin
  • Made in Japan

Japanese ink painting, or sumi-e, is the embodiment of Japanese aesthetics. Using just simple black ink and carefully curated white space, sumi-e captures the timeless beauty and complexity of the natural world.

Shodo is a Japanese word which is often translated and described as "the art of traditional Japanese calligraphy".

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