_ A fairly plain blue with a strong shade of blue and transparency_ Not suited for thick ink stick* It is good for creating a clean copy of hanging scrolls in kanji/kana on drawing paper. It is an ink stick for light ink sticks, and it is unsuited for thick ink sticks. The older it gets, one’s personality becomes clearer, and its strong three-dimensionality and transparency increases. It can be used for extra light ink sticks. It does not use any pigments, and it is a product with the color of the ink stick itself.