Thursday, 10 October 2013

Kurecolor

from Kuretake. Zig alcohol based dyestuff ink....
I thought I would put these pens to the test this week and see what they were like to work with.


They coloured wood really well (the leaves on this card) and gave a very good cover - they dried really quickly too so I was able to finished my project without having to wait for hours for things to dry (always a bonus in my book!).



I loved the cover on the paper flower (this flower was already patterned and I wanted to see if I could get the ink cover that I wanted on top of this design - and I could!).
I also used them to edge the paper, this worked well too.....

Only downside - now I need to get more of these pens as only have a few!!!

18 comments:

  1. I love the richness of the colours and will have to check out these pens myself now!

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  2. Beautiful card, lovely colours and that flower is gorgeous xx

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  3. Really beautiful, looks like I might have to invest in some of these pens.
    Mags
    x

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  4. A very pretty card, thanks for the pen review...I always use promarkers but it is good to know what is out there and perhaps I will try something new.

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  5. Lovely card and colours, fabulous layout.

    Hugs Erin x

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  6. Love that deep blue you've achieved on the flower, fab card and great design. Maddy x

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  7. wow super card nikki ... lovely rich colours ... well done ... just doing a bit of blog hopping ... have a great weekend ... happy crafting and love sandy xx

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  8. Lovely, Nikki, love the vibrancy of the colour of the flower xxx

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  9. love the depth of colour and great minion tutorial
    carol x

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  10. Beautiful card and the flower looks amazing, the colours are so rich looking x

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  11. I have my fingers in my ears, I'm not listening that there are more pens that I might "need"! Lovely card design, Nicki, I can understand why you're happy with your new pens. Just Hopping by...

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  12. Looks fab Nikki! Might have to check out these babes!
    Hugs
    Dawn xx

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