Spontaneous Ink

What colours can you find in your environment? Go and see…

Can you find any colour that is transferable? Look for something that you might be able to use to make marks and colour on paper.

Could you rub petals on a page and leave a mark? What about tea or coffee? Are there any vegetables that leave a stain?

Fill a blank page with spontaneous ink marks, taken from your environment.

Which colours do you like most and why?

Learn more about the history of dyes and pigments!

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