The Artists' Choice Since 1492Beyond the main characteristics such as 100% rag content, neutral pH value, stiff sizing, four beautiful deckle edges and mould-made character, are the legendary surfaces. Hot Pressed papers are plate smooth and are ideal for traditional watercolor techniques,...
Arches a good choice
Pros: Dependable, Stores Easily, Long Lasting, Easy To Use
Cons: Good value
Best Uses: Art, Long Term Use
Describe Yourself: Quality Oriented
Primary use: Business
Was this a gift?: No
I have used almost every watercolor paper on the market but return to Arches. I recommend Arches to beginning students and professionals. I like the natural or the bright depending on the subject and the techique used. Knowing what to expect when applying color is important to me and arches passes the test.
Tags: Made with Product, Darks hold from beginning
Tags: Made with Product, Clarity of color