Gampi : Japanese Paper : 45.5x61cm : 12gsm : Pack of 25


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RRP £69.42

Price £56.00

Very lightweight Japanese paper suitable for Chine-Colle.

This is a strong, very lightweight tissue-like paper. Its silky texture is suitable for printmaking and wood block prints. The Gampi fibres that make these sheets provide their silky quality. Semi translucent, semi-gloss sheen on the surface. Gampi is unsized but has a natural 'sized' finish for crisp lines with no bleed.

Chine-colle is a special technique in printmaking, in which the image is transferred to a surface that is bonded to a heavier support in the printing process. One purpose is to allow the printmaker to print on a much more delicate surface, such as Japanese paper or linen, which pulls finer details off the plate. Another purpose is to provide a background colour behind the image that is different from the surrounding backing sheet.

SKU PJP626101/25
Weight 0.1770
Brand Gampi
Sub Brand No
Size : Metric : cm 46 x 61 cm
Surface Type Paper - Sheets
Surface : Texture Smooth
Surface : Colour White
Paper : gsm 1-99 gsm
Surface : Aspect Rectangular
Binding : Type No Binding
Quantity : Sheets 25 Sheets
Paper : Surface gsm 12
To use with Printmaking
Quality Exceptional
Sets & Packs Pack
Surface : Size for Parent 45.5 x 61 cm
Review by Feefo
Just what I wanted - well packed and fast delivery with my other items ordered online. My recent experiences on other Jackson's Art purchases can also be described as "Excellent" (Posted on 18/11/2014)

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