InkSplosion — Botanical Ink Paintings!

Brushing up on a favorite medium

A gallery of paintings I did in quick succession, to sop up the ink I sprayed everywhere. Bottom left is the ‘crime scene’. Picture by the author.

I’ve always loved working in botanical inks — partially because I like experimenting with eco-friendly art supplies, and partially because there’s something soothing about a monochrome landscape.

A friend bought my first set (BioHue brand, not sponsored) for my birthday, and I went on a painting frenzy with them until…



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Deepti Kannapan

Deepti Kannapan


Painter, occasional cartoonist, aerospace engineer. Writes about sustainable technology, creativity, and journaling.