Newbie intro and question
My name is flowers, or at least thats what I go by online and off.
No, my mom didn't name me flowers, my sons named me flowergurl4eva,
because of my garden. I like paper and anything that has to do with
paper arts. Have taken one marbling class and found it to be
relaxing. I particularly like the Suminagashi, and would eventually
like to learn some of the styles I see. I am quite fascinated by the
Peacock effect in marbling, and one day I hope to be able to learn how
that is done.
My question is about ink. I have read that floating ink on water the
best ink to use is Pelikan brand. Is this a fact? What I don't know
is if I should dilute this in any way. Can someone advise me on this
please? I tried Higgins, speedball, and a few other inks. They
actually looked like they were twirling in the water and then the ink