Akua represents the same dedication to quality and innovation upon which Speedball was built.
Developed by professional printmaker, Susan Rostow, Akua Inks offer artists an unprecedented printmaking experience.
Refusing to believe that the hazards, limitations and frustrations of working with traditional oil-based inks were the only possibility, professional printmaker Susan Rostow, set out to create inks that suited her creative process and needs. The Akua Intaglio® and Akua Liquid Pigment® lines are the results of Susan’s commitment to formulating inks that contain only the highest quality pigments and offer unprecedented working times, all while cleaning up easily without solvents. Select from the links below to learn more about which of these incredible professional printmaking inks is best-suited for your studio.