It won't be necessary to get so complicated thanks to this guide in which we have everything you need to know about how to get squid ink in Stardew Valley.
What is Stardew Valley squid ink?
It is an incredibly useful and necessary resource especially if you want to make tailoring or dye clothes in the game.
How to obtain squid ink in Stardew Valley?
You can get this resource by visiting the mines and finding them on Squid Kids. These Squid Kids are like small pink heads with a human face that shoot fireballs, but don't worry, because you'll be able to knock them down easily.
It won't be easy, keep in mind that you can only find Squid Kids beyond level 80 of the mine.
The second way you can get this resource is by fishing for squid on the docks near Willy's shop during the winter season for the nights after 7:00 PM in the game. When you catch one place it in the fish ponds for after a few days you can cultivate the ink.
You can also find squid in the garbage cans of the residents of the game very useful when the winter season is over.
It's that simple and now that you know how to get squid ink in Stardew Valley, all you have to do is start growing it in ponds or just rummage through the garbage cans to get it, good luck.