Staedtler pigment liners all the way.
On Mar 25, 2010, at 2:26 PM, Wendy Beth Jackelow wrote:
> Hello all,
> I am working on a pen and ink project where I would normally take out my old rapidographs. Because
> I don't want the hassle of cleaning them (such laziness), I am now eyeing the unused Faber-Castell Pitt pens that are in my drawer.
> Do they work pretty much like a rapidograph (single line weight per pen) or do those kind of pens get mushed
> upon use? The ink seems as black as a rapidograph when I used it on the denril paper I usually use for pen
> and ink. Has anyone used them for pen and ink and what is your opinion of these "modern" pens versus the rapidographs.
> Is there a brand that most folks prefer?
> Thanks for any feedback or insight you might have. I think it was touched upon a little in the India ink posts, so I hope
> I am not being redundant!
> Take care,
> Wendy Beth Jackelow, MFA, CMI
> Medical & Scientific Illustration
> 266 Pelton Avenue
> Staten Island, NY 10310
> Tel/fax (718) 273-0002
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