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Art Supplies Pastel Paper

Choosing the Best Paper for Pastels in the Art Supplies Market

Did you know? Colourfix paper is made from hot press Italian paper that has been screen printed with the Colourfix primer

The best paper for pastels is definitely a personal choice however with over a decade of experience in the art supplies industry we can confidently say Colourfix is one of them. It is the preferred paper with the large majority of professional pastel artists that we welcome from all over Australia into the studios each year. Be it landscapes, a field of poppies or even portraits, the muted Courfix paper colours will have a background to suit your creative flair. Art Spectrum Colourfix coated pastel paper is available in 20 unique colours, there are two popular pastel paper sheet sizes 23x30cm and 50x70cm and a range of assorted coloured packs.

Colourfix paper is an artist quality acid free paper. It is the preferred paper for pastel artists however its heavy 300gsm weight lends itself to a variety of artistic applications. Acrylic paints, gouache, inks, oils, watercolours, mixed media and traditional printmaking techniques are all workable on this very unique paper. Not to mention charcoalgraphite and pencil. The weight of this paper and the toothy surface provides a nice hearty strong surface that can withhold many layers.

If you are on the hunt for pastel paper sheets that are more of a cardstock weight, Prisma Favini is a beautiful 220gsm weight and has 27 vibrant colours in its range. Searching for the best pastel paper in a light weight you can’t go by Mi-Teintes, this is a quality art paper that has worldwide recognition. Whether you are checking out with single pastel paper sheets, reams or your very own pastel pad to travel around with you, don’t forget to peruse our artist VIP membership for unbeatable prices and up to date art classes and workshops with some of Australia’s most current artists.

DRAWING is a kind of HYPNOTISM.’ Pablo Picasso

Fresh Grey Colourfix Paper ...

AUD9.48

Raw Sienna 230x300mm Colour ...

AUD2.67

Rose Grey Colourfix Paper 5 ...

AUD9.48

Soft Umber 230x300mm Colour ...

AUD2.67

Elephant Colourfix Paper 50 ...

AUD9.48

Burnt Umber 230x300mm Colou ...

AUD2.67

Australian Grey Colourfix P ...

AUD9.48

Fresh Grey 230x300mm Colour ...

AUD2.67

Rose Grey 230x300mm Colourf ...

AUD2.67

Black Colourfix Paper 500x7 ...

AUD9.48

Elephant 230x300mm Colourfi ...

AUD2.67

Australian Grey 230x300mm C ...

AUD2.67

Black 230x300mm Colourfix P ...

AUD2.67

Colourfix Pastel Paper 340g ...

AUD2.67
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