WSH Handmade - Imperial Sheets

WSH Handmade - Imperial

Regular price £30.00

Six full Imperial sheets (56 x 76 cm, 22 x 30 inch) of original, handmade, 1950s vintage paper for fine art, printmaking and bookbinding.  

Handmade from pure cotton rag and gelatine sized. 

Two surfaces available:

  • 150gsm 72lb Cold Pressed (mildly textured)
  • 180gsm 90lb Rough 

Handmade to a very high standard in the 1950s by timeserved craftsmen, this is almost certainly the last real cotton rag paper available. 

Tried & Tested Uses:

Inkjet, Watercolour, Pen & Ink, Drawing, Letterpress, Screenprint, Marbling, Inkjet.

WSH paper is a wonderful material for watercolour, printmaking - letterpress and etching, drawing, digital print and ink work with many of our customers believing it to be the best paper they have ever used.

Example of letterpress on WSH handmade paper

Example of letterpress on WSH handmade paper 

Etching by Paul Bell on WSH handmade paper

Etching by Paul Bell on WSH handmade paper

    All are made from genuine cotton rag and are gelatin tub-sized. 

    Marbling on WSH handmade paper

    Marbling on WSH handmade paper

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