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Arches Watercolor Pads

Arches Watercolor pads are perfect for outdoor "plein air" painting and also convenient for travel. Arches Watercolor French Bound pads contain 12 sheets - natural white 140lb/ 300gsm acid-free paper. Professional grade watercolor paper of the highest quality. Manufactured in the same French mill since 1492, Arches watercolor papers are produced on a cylinder mould with pure French stream water. They are 100 percent Cotton, and made with natural gelatin sizing. Each sheet of Arches watercolor paper is hand inspected to ensure consistency and durability. Arches is strong enough to handle multiple washes of color, masking fluid, scrubbing and artist tape without damage to the surface. Each sheet is permeated with sizing to give each fiber a consistent feel and absorbency. It is an ideal paper for watercolor and other wet media, and can also be used for drawing and printmaking.

Cold Press Watercolor - Has a light texture and is the most common texture, It reflects light well, retaining the transparent quality of watercolors. A light grain makes it easier to achieve certain details.

Available: Cold Press, Hot Press, Rough in sizes 9"x12" and 10"x14" that contain 12 sheets of Acid-Free paper.