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Paper

FABRIANO ARTISTICO

A very popular watercolour paper, it is warm white and surface-sized, it is 100% rag and is Fabriano’s premium ‘mould-made’ paper. It comes in three surface finishes – Hot Pressed (S), Cold Pressed (GF), and Rough (GG).

ACADEMIA

The paper is acid-free and wood-free in white, with a light drawing tooth. The paper is good for all drawing and pastel work, proofing, etching, lithography and silk screening.


STONEHENGE

These 100% cotton papers are made in USA. They are acid-free and offer excellent prices for students of printmaking and drawing. The relatively smooth surface makes these papers ideal for etching and relief printing, screen- and mono-printing, as well as mixed media work and drawing.


KHADI

These are tough and rugged handmade papers with strong, individual character and great beauty. They are made from 100% cotton rag, which is long fibred and produces paper of exceptional strength. All sheets are deckle edged and ideal for watercolour, all painting and drawing media and printmaking.


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Pads

PASTEL CARD

This soft pastel card is pH neutral and has a specially formulated coloured coating containing cork powder, so finished work does not require fixative. 360gsm.

Oil pastel paper is also available in a spiral bound pads.

WATERCOLOUR

Acid-free off white French watercolour paper of cellulose content, in a cold-pressed, hot-pressed and rough surfaces of 300gsm for both field and studio painting. These blocks contain a generous 20 sheets per block glued on four sides.

DRAWING

Lana blocks and pads have been manufactured in France since 1590 and are recognised for their highest quality and superb presentation. These 30-sheet drawing pads have natural white, 220gsm acid-free cellulose paper, with no optical brighteners.


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Journals & Sketch Books

HAHNEMULHE D&S DELUXE JOURNALS

A range of hardcover, hand bound journals for drawing and sketching in charcoal and pencil. Beautiful warm white pages, 140gsm, high quality acid free paper. Journals are available in square, A5, A4 and A3 in both landscape and portrait format.


SPIRAL BOUND BOOKS

Visual Diaries have a 1mm polypropylene cover with rounded corners and a strong wire binding. Alkaline sized, acid free cartridge inside, 110gsm. Available in A5, A4 and A3.


ASSORTED

The Alchemist also stocks a great range of seasonal journals and sketchbooks that can be teamed with a variety of pencils and other media to make beautiful gift-sets, or to simply spice up your sketchbook collection.