WoW Cataclysm Inscription Guide

Inscription was introduced with Wrath of the Lich King, giving playing the ability to make Glyphs, Scrolls, and some sweet shoulder enchants. The mats for Inscription are from Herbalism, derived from milling herbs, so if you don't feel like picking up Herbalism check out this guide to ensure you have enough gold to make it through this guide.

BTW, here are a list of the pigments you get by milling certain herbs.

Alabaster Pigment: Bloodthistle, Peacebloom, Silverleaf, Earthroot
Dusky Pigment: Briarthorn, Swiftthistle, Bruiseweed, Stranglekelp, Mageroyal
Golden Pigment: Wild Steelbloom, Grave Moss, Kingsblood, Liferoot
Emerald Pigment: Fadeleaf, Goldthorn, Khadgar's Whiskers, Wintersbite
Violet Pigment: Firebloom, Purple Lotus, Arthas' Tears, Sungrass, Blindweed, Ghost Mushroom, Gromsblood
Silvery Pigment: Golden Sansam, Dreamfoil, Mountain Silversage, Plaguebloom, Icecap
Nether Pigment: Ragveil, Terocone, Ancient Lichen, Nightmare Vine, Netherbloom, Mana Thistle, Felweed, Dreaming Glory
Azure Pigment: Icethorn, Lichbloom, Fire Leaf, Fire Seed, Constrictor Grass, Tiger Lily, Adder's Tongue, Deadnettle, Goldclover, Talandra's Rose
Ashen Pigment: Cinderbloom, Stormvine, Azshara's Veil, Heartblossom, Twilight Jasmine, Whiptail

Apprentice Inscription

1-17: Ivory Ink - 1 Alabaster Pigment
17-35: Scroll of Stamina - 1 Ivory Ink/1 Light Parchment
35-54: Moonglow Ink - 2 Alabaster Pigment
54-75: Enchanting Vellum - 1 Moonglow Ink/2 Light Parchment

Journeyman Inscription

75-80: Midnight Ink - 2 Dusky Pigment
80-101: Any Orange or Yellow Glyph - 3 Midnight Ink/1 Light Parchment
101-105: Lion's Ink - 2 Golden Pigment
105-126: Any Orange or Yellow Glyph - 3 Lion's Ink/1 Common Parchment
126-129: Dawnstar Ink - 1 Burnt Pigment
129-147: Orange or Yellow Glyph - 3 Lion's Ink/1 Common Parchment
147-150: Strange Tarot - 2 Dawnstar Ink/1 Common Parchment

Expert Inscription

150-155: Jadefire Ink - 2 Emerald Pigment
155-197: Any Orange or Yellow Glyph - 3 Jadefire Ink/1 Common Parchment
197-200: Arcane Tarot - 2 Royal Ink/1 Common Parchment
200-247: Any Orange or Yellow Glyph - 3 Celestial Ink/1 Heavy Parchment

Artisan Inscription

247-250: Any Orange or Yellow Glyph - 3 Celestial Ink/1 Heavy Parchment
250-255: Shimmering Ink - 2 Silvery Pigment
255-260: Scroll of Spirit V - 1 Shimmering Ink/2 Heavy Parchment
260-290: Any Orange or Yellow Glyph - 3 Shimmering Ink/1 Heavy Parchment
290-305: Ethereal Ink - 2 Nether Pigment

Master Inscription

305-350: Any Orange or Yellow Glyph - 3 Ethereal Ink/1 Resilient Parchment
350-355: Ink of the Sea - 2 Azure Pigment
355-360: Scroll of Spirit VII - 1 Ink of the Sea/2 Resilient Parchment
360-365: Scroll of Intellect VII - 1 Ink of the Sea/2 Resilient Parchment
365-370: Scroll of Strength VII - 1 Ink of the Sea/2 Resilient Parchment
370-375: Scroll of Agility VII - 1 Ink of the Sea/2 Resilient Parchment

Grand Master Inscription

375-380: Snowfall Ink - 2 Icy Pigment
380-385: Glyph of Ice Lance - 1 Ink of the Sea/1 Resilient Parchment
385-386: Northrend Inscription Research - 3 Ink of the Sea/1 Snowfall Ink/5 Resilient Parchment
386-400: Any Orange or Yellow Glyph - 3 Ink of the Sea/1 Resilient Parchment
400-405: Scroll of Stamina VIII - 1 Ink of the Sea/2 Resilient Parchment
405-410: Scroll of Spirit VIII - 1 Ink of the Sea/2 Resilient Parchment
410-415: Scroll of Intellect VIII - 1 Ink of the Sea/2 Resilient Parchment
415-420: Scroll of Strength VIII - 1 Ink of the Sea/2 Resilient Parchment
420-425: Scroll of Agility VIII - 1 Ink of the Sea/2 Resilient Parchment
425-445: Blackfallow Ink - 2 Ashen Pigment
445-450: Scroll of Intellect IX - 1 Blackfallow Ink/2 Resilient Parchment

Illustrious Inscription

450-455: Scroll of Protection IX - 1 Blackfallow Ink/2 Resilient Parchment
455-460: Scroll of Spirit IX - 1 Blackfallow Ink/2 Resilient Parchment
460-465: Scroll of Stamina IX - 1 Blackfallow Ink/2 Resilient Parchment
465-470: Scroll of Strength IX - 1 Blackfallow Ink/2 Resilient Parchment
470-475: Scroll of Agility IX - 1 Blackfallow Ink/2 Resilient Parchment
475-485: Inferno Ink - 2 Burners Embers
485-490: Dust of Disappearance - 2 Blackfallow Ink
490-500: Manual of the Planes - 2 Inferno Ink/2 Volatile Water/2 Volatile Air/2 Volatile Earth/2 Volatile Fire/10 Resilient Parchment
500-505: Runescroll of Fortitude II - 5 Inferno Ink/5 Resilient Parchment
505-511: Runed Dragonscale - 8 Inferno Ink/24 Volatile Life/6 Volatile Fire/1 Deathwing Scale Fragment
511-520: Dungeoneering Guide - 10 Resilient Parchment/8 Inferno Ink/24 Volatile Life/6 Volatile Water
520-525: Tatooed Eyeball - 12 Inferno Ink/36 Volatile Life/12 Volatile Water/1 Preserved Ogre Eye

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