Needle Applicator Set - Needle applicators are ideal for drawing lines onto monotype plates. The small bellows bottle fits comfortably into the palm of your hand. Stainless steel flow-through needles will not clog and withstand repeated use.
The lines produced by the tips are similar to those from technical pens. Angled Tips, are rigid and angled at 45 degree angle for ease of drawing precise lines. The Plastic Flexible Tip creates the finest lines while the Plastic Tapered Cone Tip makes bold, wide lines. The Plastic Tapered Cone Tip is very tough and so it is fine for kids to use.
Variety Needle Applicator Set Includes: 5 bellows-bottles, 5 stems, 5 caps, 3 steel angled tips, 1 plastic straight tip and 1 plastic tapered tip. (Ink sold separately).
Introductory Applicator Set - This set offers both Pen and Needle Applicator. It includes a Bellows Bottle with an Angled Tip (size varies), a Plastic Flexible Tip for ultra fine lines, an Adapter Cap so you can use the Needle Applicators on the Pen body, plus a Pen with three tips. (Ink sold separately).
USE AKUA LIQUID PIGMENT IN NEEDLE APPLICATORS. Akua Intaglio is too thick.
Variety Pen Set - Includes three pens with pencil, chisel, and brush felt tips. Refillable pens hold up to 2 ounces of Akua Liquid Pigment and fills easily through the wide mouth. They will not leak, making them easy to carry, use, and store. Felt tips are used for drawing a variety of types of lines onto monotype plates and paper. The lid has a unique pump valve that allows the user to control the flow of the ink and helps prevent puddling of ink on the plate.
PinPress - The Akua PrinPress is an economical portable press designed for light pressure printing processes like monotype, drypoint, collagraph, etc. the roller is 20 in long offering the printmaker the possibility of printing 20 in wide plates. It is precisely machined to an incredibly even and smooth surface for uniform contact between the roller, paper and plate. Durable all metal construction made of aluminum and brass bushings insures long lasting, trouble-free printing. The crescent shaped handles swivel and act as a stand when not in use. This prevents the PinPress from rolling off the table.