Hiding beneath its apparant simplicity, 1557® is a rather sophisticated paper. The grain is neither too smooth nor too prominent, providing a subtle surface perfect for sketching,...
Ideal for: Pencil, coloured pencil, pastel, charcoal, red chalk and felt pen
- Light grain
- Weight: 180 gsm
- Packaging: Sheets, rolls, pads, spiral pads
- FSC certification
Hiding beneath its apparant simplicity, 1557® is a rather sophisticated paper. The grain is neither too smooth nor too prominent, providing a subtle surface perfect for sketching, drawing and other dry techniques.
This paper is ideal for precise technical drawings with graphite or coloured pencils. 1557® paper retains pigments well and allows unlimited shading and gradients.
This bright white paper is designed to accentuate contrast and allows colours to really stand out.
Both surface and internally sized, 1557® paper offers a remarkable resistance to repeated erasing without degradation.
The name "C" à grain® refers to this paper’s slightly grained texture that allows the artist to quickly achieve subtle effects of depth as well as shading between shadow and light. Its...
XL® Drawing is a paper specially designed for all dry techniques (pencil, charcoal, pastel, pen).
Perfect for students, it is extremely resistant to erasing and scraping. Its...
For environmentally conscious students, Canson® has developed XL® Dessin Recyclé, a white paper made from 100% recycled fibres, which has been specially designed for dry...
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