Papers & Boards
Arches® Watercolour Papers
Arches Watercolour papers are acid-free and made of 100% cotton, which gives the product resistance, stability, and Arches® characteristic feel. The traditional production process on a round cylinder gives the item a varied, harmonious texture: cloth, fine, or satiny. Its natural dye and antifungal protection ensures its excellent permanence. Recommended for watercolours, poster paint, acrylic, ink, calligraphy. Availablity: rough, hot press and cold press 300g in 560x760mm sheets.
Lana Colours Pastel Paper 160gsm
A 45% cotton rag paper, textured on one side and smooth on the other. Techniques include oil and soft pastel, pencil, chalk, charcoal, felt tip, graphite, ink and gouache. Also ideal for framing and book binding.
Bockingford Watercolour Papers
Bockingford Watercolor Paper is mouldmade in England of 100% high alpha cellulose, neutral pH, internally and externally sized for all aqueous techniques, no deckles. A high quality watercolor paper made from the purest alpha-cellulose wood pulp. It is acid-free and buffered with calcium carbonate to give additional protection against atmospheric pollution. Availablity: cold press 300g 560x760mm.
Canson Mi-Teintes has long been a standard colored surface for pastel artists, and one of the few offered in rolls for larger work. A 67% cotton and 33% cellulose fiber, acid free, machine-made 160 gm paper, the surface has a fine tooth, one smooth side and one textured side.
Art Spectrum Colourfix™ Paper is a revolutionary 300g acid free multi-media paper with a ultra fine sand paper-like finish providing deep fine tooth. Available in 20 colours, it is a superb surface for acrylics, inks, silverpoint, oil pastels, gouache, watercolours and dry media such as soft pastels, charcoal and pencils. To see the colours available click here. To play the the Colourfix™ video clip introduction, click here. For techniques in removing pastel from Colourfix™ paper, click here.