Our vellum and parchment skins from South American are beautiful and consistently finished, well priced and excellent value. Ideal for manuscripts, painting, bookbinding, furniture and many decorative applications.
Calfskin: Calfskin are considered the finest of the parchment hides due to their strength, structure and appearance.
Sheepskin: Sheepskin is primarily used for writing, painting and printing. Its natural structural qualities provide a soft and smooth surface that works well and paint, ink and leaf.
Goatskin: Goatskin are identified by their "textural" surface. The appearance of the hair follicles great a beauty notable to goat. The shades of our goat include, White, Cream, Gray, and Natural.
Kidskin: These small, young goat are notable for their fine texture and suppleness.
Skins are sold as follows:
Standard: (approx. 28" along the spine (5 1/2 to 6 1/2) sq feet.
Large: approx. 30" along the spine
X-Large: approx. 32" along the spine