Solid ink stick from the Japanese brand Kuretake for the practice of Japanese calligraphy (Shodo).
The colour of the ink is black with deep, elegant and brilliant details. Besides, it allows a blur effect which brings a wide variety of tones and a tridimensional effect.
The ink is ideal for the practice of Japanese calligraphy and also for the sumi-e.
For experts and curious people, ink is created from soot which is found when the oil is burnt. Therefore, high quality ink is obtained.