This acid-free, 150 gsm paper is a wonderful choice for a variety of fine art applications, including acrylic and gouache painting, ink and pastel drawings, crafts, invitations, cards, decoration, block printing, bookmaking, bookbinding, lampshades and other papercrafts.
The depth of visual texture and color is exceptional and can give the look of stone, parchment or leather.
Since amate paper is handmade from natural tree bark, each sheet is unique and varies in shade, color, weight, and pattern. The size of each sheet also may vary due to the deckle edges and the vagaries of the drying process. One side of this paper is more textured than the other due to the drying process.