Taccia Ukiyo-e inks are inspired by the works of the artists who pioneered the Japanese Ukiyo-e art movement - Hiroshige, Hokusai, Sharaku and Utamaro. Each artist has four inks dedicated to some of their most famous works. The Hiroshige inks and packaging are inspired by the artists famous sea and landscape illustrations.
Asahanada is a light translucent blue ink. Produced in Japan, the inks have been created by Hiroshi Ishizu, an ink sommelier and Hanae Matsumoto, a colour consultant.