These chunky water-soluble ink blocks bring a new sense of freedom and color to your drawing and painting! Derwent Inktense delivers pure vibrant color, but when water is added it is transformed into a translucent ink-like paint which, when dry again, can be worked over again for amazing results.
The blocks are extremely versatile and can be used for a wide range of creative effects. You can use them like pans of paint. Dip them in water and apply color directly to the paper, use dry on their side of apply directly to wet paper for instant intense color.
The blocks complement the Inktense range perfectly opening up an exciting world of endless possibilities. They may also be used on fabric to create stunning silk paintings and quilts.
12 Color Set - This Inktense Block set includes one each of Apple Green, Baked Earth, Bark, Deep Indigo, Fuchsia, Ink Black, Leaf Green, Poppy Red, Sea Blue, Sun Yellow, Tangerine and Teal Green.
24 Color Set - This Inktense Block set includes one each of Antique White, Apple Green, Baked Earth, Bark, Bright Blue, Charcoal Grey, Chilli Red, Deep Indigo, Field Green, Fuchsia, Ink Black, Ionian Green, Iris Blue, Leaf Green, Mustard, Poppy Red, Sea Blue, Sherbet Lemon, Shiraz, Sun Yellow, Tangerine, Teal Green, Violet and Willow.
For generations, artists have chosen and trusted the Derwent brand for art materials around the world. With a proud history dating back to 1832, Derwent's innovation comes from a deep understanding of artists. Derwent appreciates that their needs and aspirations may change over their artistic life, and with this in mind has produced a range of art materials that span from the first colouring pencil to the highest professional quality products - the majority of which are made in their British manufacturing plant in The Lake District, Cumbria, in the UK.
Quality, craftsmanship and innovation are key cornerstones of the Derwent brand. This is achieved by setting stringent quality control in the production of all products across a wide array of art categories. Perfecting the art of pencil manufacturing in the Lake District over generations, Derwent’s wide range of pencils is synonymous with quality and craftsmanship. Artistry is threaded through the core of every Derwent product, delivering world-class artists’ materials at every stage of the creative journey.