Arches watercolor paper is internal and surface sized which makes this paper take color beautifully even after scracthing and erasing. All cotton content and antifungal protection ensures lasting durability. The paper is mouldmade and tub-sized using organic gelatin. They are 100% cotton and neutral pH. Highly versatile for watercolors, Arches is also well-suited for work in mixed media, drawing, pastel and acrylics.
Arches watercolor paper has been milled in Lorraine, France since 1492. Arches watercolor paper has been used to publish the complete works of Voltaire and Napoleon’s Description of Egypt. For over five hundred years Arches fine art paper has been the choice of fine artists the world over. Even after many changes in technology and the use of the cylinder mould, Arches art paper has maintained the beauty, quality and performance that artists have relied upon for centuries. Each and every sheet of Arches watercolor paper is hand inspected to ensure that you receive the most consistent, durable and beautiful paper available to paint on.
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- 100% cotton
- Hot press is internally and surface sized
- Cold press is surface sized
- 2 natural and 2 tear deckles
- Buffered with Calcium Carbonate