Black Ink Ingredients
- 1/2 tsp lamp black
You can buy lamp black or carbon black or you can make your own by completely burning paper or wood
- 1 egg yolk
- 1 tsp gum arabic
- 1/2 cup honey
Prepare the Black Ink
- Mix together the egg yolk, gum arabic, and honey.
- Stir in the lamp black. This will produce a thick paste which you can store in a sealed container.
- To use the ink, mix this paste with a small amount of water to achieve the desired consistency.