#30daysofinks Instagram Challenge – 2017 Week 4 Wrap-up!

We did it! Yesterday was the last day of the #30DaysOfInks April Instagram Challenge hosted by yours truly and our fellow fountain pen geeks did not disappoint! This year there were lots of new and exciting inks—some from brands that were new to me—and it was great to see them featured so creatively in swatches, writing samples, and drawings. My last contribution to the challenge was a truly ‘magical’ ink, while others shared eye-catching round-ups. Check out the Week 4 wrap-up for more information!

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#30DaysofInks Instagram Challenge – 2017 Week 2 Highlights

Welcome back to #30DaysOfInks Instagram Challenge! We’re now at the halfway mark and Week 2 showcased an array of artistic writing samples of beautiful inks and amazing sketches by fellow fountain pen geeks. Also this week, I featured several colors from the Diamine Shimmertastic collection which encompassed every color of the rainbow, infused with either gold or silver shimmer. To find out more, keep reading…

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#30daysofinks Instagram Challenge – Week 4 Wrap-up!

Yesss!!! This weekend we wrapped-up the #30daysofinks Instagram Challenge hosted by yours truly—woohoo! For 30 days straight both myself and fellow fountain pen geeks posted swatches, writing samples, quotes, sketches, and fountain pen ‘glamor shots’ showing our obsession–uh, I mean love of fountain pen inks. 😉 I hope you enjoyed following along and found it helpful, maybe even found a new ink you’d like to try or a favorite to add to your stash! So which inks were featured this week? Check out this week’s post for a sampling and don’t forget to lookup the hashtag #30daysofinks on Instagram for all posts featured throughout the month of April 2016!

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#30daysofinks Instagram Challenge – Week 3 Highlights

Week 3 came to a close and we’re currently on our way to the finish line! Welcome back for another installment of the #30daysofinks Instagram Challenge, hosted by yours truly, where the creativity—and ink—continue to flow. 😉  If you missed any of the previous posts, go back and check out the initial post, Week 1 Highlights and Week 2 Highlights then come back for Week 3. Also, don’t forget to go over to Instagram and look up the hashtag #30daysofinks for more inspiration!

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#30daysofinks Instagram Challenge – Week 2 Highlights

Week 2 is done and there are two more weeks to go! We’re at the halfway point of the #30daysofinks Instagram Challenge, hosted by yours truly, and the creativity—and ink—continues to flow. 😉  If you missed the initial post or Week 1 highlights, you can find them here and here. Otherwise, check the highlights from Week 2 to see the wonderful inks—and pens—featured to get inspiration and ideas for your fountain pen ink wishlist.

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#30daysofinks Instagram Challenge – Week 1 Highlights

And we’re off! Week 1 of the #30daysofinks Instagram Challenge, hosted by yours truly (learn more about it here), has come to a close and what a wonderful, colorful week it was! I’ll admit, I considered this to be a very ambitious project but I was committed to doing something special to ‘share the ink love’ with all my fellow fountain pen geeks and hopefully inspire others to do the same. And it worked! Check out some of the highlights from Week 1—a lovely feast for the eyes. 😀

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30 Days of Fountain Pen Inks – April Instagram Challenge

Like many fountain pen geeks, inks are a second runner-up obsession. 😉 Whether you hoard ink samples or collect beautiful bottles of ink, they definitely complete the whole ‘fountain pen experience’. That said, I thought it would be fun to share ’30 days of fountain pen inks’ on Instagram for the month of April to explore different colors from different brands. You can either follow along—perhaps you’ll find a new favorite ink—or jump in and join me! For more information, keep reading…

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