Our Paper and Canvas Range
We offer a range of very high quality paper choices for your prints. We typically use Canson Infinity Platine Fibre Rag (310gsm with a satin finish) or Hahnemühle Photorag paper (308g with a super matt finish).
Hahnemühle Photo Rag 308gsm
Photo Rag is one of the world’s most popular fine art papers amongst artists, illustrators & photographers alike. With its characteristic and wonderfully soft feel and lightly textured surface, the premium matt coating produces outstanding prints with brilliant colours, deep blacks, striking contrasts and excellent reproduction of detail. Photo Rag is both acid free and lignin free.
Photo Rag is ideally suited to traditional artwork requiring a smoother paper surface as well as digital artwork and illustration.
Ingredients: 100% Cotton
Canson Infinity Platine Fibre Rag (310gsm)
Fibre Rag is the combination of the premium 100% cotton Platinum paper that Canson has supplied for many years to the original Platinum and Platine photographic market, with the latest microporous coating.
Setting the benchmark for Digital Darkroom papers, Platine Fibre Rag provides the aesthetic and feel of the original F-Type Baryta Fibre paper, having a true pure white tone without using optical brighteners that are known to affect the longevity of digitally produced images.
Platine Fibre Rag’s extremely high Dmax and exceptional grey tones make it the product of choice for the more discerning black and white as well as colour photographic prints.
Hahnemühle Photo Luster 260gsm
Photo Luster is a microporus, resin coated photo paper with a beautiful luster surface. It features a bright white and consistently smooth surface. Its weight provides a higher stability than many other photo papers and guarantees long lasting, fade resistant prints. Ideally suited for all photographic mediums, as well as digital artwork and posters.
Ingredients: 100% α-cellulose
Somerset Enhanced Velvet 330gsm
Created to give artists and photographers an authentic fine art paper, this popular paper offers excellent colour representation, giving finished prints a beautifully elegant fine art feel. The invisible matt coating produces amazing detail, with subtle hints of surface texture. Somerset Enhanced Velvet is acid free and free from OBAs.
This popular and much loved paper is ideal for watercolour, pastel and traditional fine art images.
Ingredients: 100% Cotton
Canson Infinity Rag Photographique 310gsm
Rag Photographique is a 100% cotton, acid free and OBA free, museum grade, white fine art and photographic paper. The exceptional smooth tone and surface offers a sensual feel, this is achieved during the manufacturing process where natural minerals are introduced to the process.
Rag Photographique’s wide gamut and sharp coating makes it ideal for both digital art and photographic reproductions.
Ingredients: 100% Cotton
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Hahnemühle Hemp 290gsm
Hemp is a resource saving plant whose robust and long-lasting fibres have been a part of paper production for centuries, most notably used for the Gutenberg Bible and US Declaration of Independence. The hemp cotton blend results in a natural white tone and the subtle surface gives the paper a pleasant, silky feel. Colour and detail are reproduced brilliantly on this versatile paper. Hemp is acid free, lignin free and free from OBAs.
Hemp’s smooth surface makes it an ideal paper for digital artwork and illustrations as well as photographic prints.
Ingredients: 60% Hemp, 40% Cotton
Hahnemühle Agave 290gsm
70% of this unique, eco friendly paper is made from resource saving agave sisal fibres, cotton makes up the remaining 30%. Its delicately defined texture gives the subject a captivating sense of depth and impresses with a pleasant, soft feel. The premium matt coating guarantees outstanding reproduction of colour, sharp detail, deep blacks and optimum contrast. Agave is acid free, lignin free and free from OBAs.
Agave is ideally suited for all traditional fine art mediums as well as digital artwork requiring paper texture.
Ingredients: 70% Agave Sisal, 30% Cotton
Hahnemühle Bamboo 290gsm
90% of this unique, eco friendly paper is made from resource saving bamboo fibres, this produces a warm-toned and soft felt surface. The premium coating results in an impressive print quality, giving artwork outstanding expression and soul, while delivering excellent results with defined reproduction of colour and detail, particularly for warm hues and monochrome prints. Bamboo is acid free, lignin free and free from OBAs.
Bamboo is ideal for traditional artwork requiring a natural and softer paper tone as well as digital artwork and photography, we especially recommend it for black and white photography.
Ingredients: 90% Bamboo, 10% Cotton
Hahnemühle Art Canvas Smooth 370gsm
Art Canvas Smooth is a matt-coated inkjet canvas that distinguishes itself with a uniform, woven texture. Trusted for its outstanding print quality, this natural white canvas excels due to its creamy surface tone that is perfectly suitable for art reproductions. Very deep blacks and vibrant colours lend your artwork an impressive visual appearance.