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 4.7 (3 customer reviews)
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July 2, 2014
It's a very nice brush...
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It's a very nice brush pen, but I didn't find its "watercolor" properties to be all that present or outstanding. There are other fountain pen inks available that are more water soluble than the ink in this brush pen. But that might just be due to it being black. For getting interesting gradient effects, I felt like I had to put a lot of effort and use a great deal of water to do so. Otherwise, the ink remained quite dark. For all the effort, I think just using a regular sumi ink or watercolor paint would be a better use of my time.

Still, this is a nice disposable brush pen, with a great range of line-widths. When the ink dries, it's very opaque, and I would say it's darn near waterproof. While not functioning quite the way I wanted it to based on the description, I would still keep this with my watercolor kit for adding detail. If this were refillable and at the same price, I'd give it five stars.

djkhimtaka
 
April 10, 2014
A great brush pen all...
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A great brush pen all around. 5 stars.
Gives a generally bluer/greyer black (than Kuretake no.33 brush marker, or the Akashiya Sai Pigment Brush Pen for example).

 
October 29, 2013
One of the best brush...
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One of the best brush pens I own. It has a phenomenal character and allows for a multitude of line weights. The tip has stayed sharp much longer than the Pigma Sakura and Le Pen brands I have tried in the past.