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Group C Washi Paper

Group C Washi Paper
Good Quality, Lower Prices - Back to Front:
Masa, Shin-Torinoko Cream, Shin-Torinoko White

This is a group of good quality printmaking paper for bargain prices. These all have been sized for printing with water-based inks. (Of course you can print on them with oil-based inks too.)

Group C papers have a higher wood pulp content and range from ph 6.5 to ph 7.5 (ph 7 is acid free). The papers in this group run from light to medium weight, with a good strength to weight ratio. They are perfect for practice and proofing. Ideal for student use.

Different printing papers can be combined to qualify for the quantity discounts.

Paper is shipped rolled. If you prefer that we ship it flat, tell us in the box marked "Special Instructions" in the Shopping Cart. With few exceptions, shipping fees will be substantially higher because of the size of the package. Please let us know if you would like to know these fees before we ship.

Kozo-shi - Off-White    25" x 38"

The surface of this paper is very smooth, which helps create smooth coverage when printing with water based ink. The paper fibers create a subtle swirling pattern. No laid lines.

Inner Sizing (added to vat when paper is formed),
Machine made (no deckle)

P6908 Sized? gm/sqM Fiber content 1-24 sheets 25-49 sheets 50+ sheets
yes 36.5 Kozo, acid free sulphite pulp $5.27 $5.02 $4.74

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Masa - White    23" x 32"

Crisp, bright white paper that accepts ink very well. Enjoy using a handmade paper at a very reasonable price! Do not confuse this paper with the light weight or waxed Masa commonly sold in the U.S. This paper is more like a heavy Hosho that has been sized for use with water-based inks. It is thick and tough enough to take multiple block printing well.

Sized, handmade (four deckle edges)

P6903 Sized? gm/sqM Fiber content 1-24 sheets 25-49 sheets 50+ sheets
yes 90 Kozo, acid free pine pulp $8.95 $8.50 $8.06

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Shin-Torinoko - White    24.75" x 37.5"

This machine made paper is the most economical sized printmaking paper that we carry. Very smooth on one side, with a felt-like quality, this paper holds up well with moku hanga and multiple block use as well as western printmaking techniques.

Sized, machine made (no deckle)

P6905 Sized? gm/sqM Fiber content 1-24 sheets 25-49 sheets 50+ sheets
yes 125 50% Manila linen, 50% acid free pine pulp $4.95 $4.70 $4.46

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Shin-Torinoko - Cream    24.75" x 37.5"
P6907 Sized? gm/sqM Fiber content 1-24 sheets 25-49 sheets 50+ sheets
yes 120 50% Manila linen, 50% acid free pine pulp $4.95 $4.70 $4.46

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