Swab Shop

View and compare over 650 ink colors! Select up to 4 ink colors to compare them side-by-side. Or if you prefer, you can browse all inks by color groupings here.


Each swab is on white Clairefontaine Pollen 210g paper using a glass dip pen and a q-tip. We have made every reasonable effort to accurately reflect the true colors of these ink swabs, but it may vary based on your monitor brightness and calibration. For the most accurate results, we suggest color-profiling your monitor. Here's a where you can do it for free (we have no affiliation with this site whatsoever). 

We've put a lot of hard work into these swabs and this site. You're welcome to use copies of these swabs but please, don’t steal our content to pass it off as your own. Thank you!