Acrylic is increasingly appreciated by painters but it requires paper with a high basis weight that is both resilient and absorbent. Canson® Acrylic paper is thick, with a high grammage (400 gsm), core and surface-sized, tough and absorbent.
It is ideal for working with diluted acrylic paint to achieve a wash effect or several layers. Its cold pressed grain is particularly suited to washes, evoking the fine, transparency of watercolour.
This acid-free paper has excellent longevity and will keep for years. It is naturally white, containing no optical .
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Ideal for: acrylic (oil or watercolour-style)
Also suitable for: mixed techniques