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Pearl Ex Series Set 1

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Description

Pearl Ex is a metallic/pearlescent, archival mica pigment.

How to make metallic calligraphy ink using Pearl Ex Pigments and powdered Gum Arabic.

  1. Mix 4 parts of Pearl Ex pigment and 1-part Gum Arabic. Add water slowly and stir to an ink-like consistency.
  2. Stir until evenly mixed.

Example Recipe:
1 teaspoon Pearl Ex pigment
1/4 teaspoon Gum Arabic (white powder)
1 teaspoon water

Note:
Ink with thinner consistency will lie flat on the paper when dry. Thicker consistencies will stand up and have a raised texture on the paper when dry.

Short list of nibs that work well with Pearl Ex:

  • Nikko G
  • Zebra G
  • Hunt 22B and Hunt 101
  • Brause 361 and Rose
  • Leonardt DPG, DP30, Crown and Principal EF

12 x 3g jars of Pearl Ex Powdered Pigment with the following colours:

650 micropearl
650 Micropearl

652 macropearl
652 Macropearl

654_superrusset
654 Super Russet

655 supercopper
655 Super Copper

656 brilliantgold
656 Brilliant Gold

657 sparklegold
657 Sparkle Gold

663_silver
663 Silver

664 superbronze
664 Super Bronze

665 sunsetgold
665 Sunset Gold

673 interferviolet
673 Interference Violet

674 interfergold
674 Interference Gold

680 duo redblue_light-drk
680 Duo Red-Blue