Awagami Washi : Japanese Paper : Bamboo Printmaking Pad : 170gsm : 15.8x22.8cm (Apx.6x9in) : 15 Sheets




Made with environmentally friendly bamboo, this Japanese washi has a small ecological footprint, especially when compared to that of cotton.
  • Acid-free printmaking paper
  • 15.8x22.8cm
  • 170gsm
  • 15 sheet pad


Paper has played a significant role Japanese culture for well over 1000 years. It intrinsic qualities of warmth, resilience and durability have seen it used in the manufacture of the widest imaginable range of products for both daily living, ritual and the arts. At Awagami Factory, a sixth generation family run paper mill. tradition and innovation meet. Awagami papers are made from traditional natural fibres: Kozo and Gampi as well as non-tree fibres such as Bamboo, Cotton and Hemp and are suitable for many printmaking techniques as well as other art mediums.

Bamboo is fast growing and abundant throughout Asia, it is bio-degradable and does not require fertilizer or pesticides for a successful crop. This lovely soft white 170gsm paper comes in a postcard sized pad of 15 sheets. Sheet size 15.8 x 22.8cm.


Product CodePAWBPP1522
To Use WithPrintmaking, Japanese Woodcut
VeganNon Vegan
Country of ManufactureJapan
Surface : TypePaper - Sheets
GSM Weight Range100 - 199 gsm
Surface : gsm170 gsm
Quantity : Sheets15 Sheets
Weight (kg)0.192000


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