Arches produce some of the finest art papers in the world. Their products are used by a range of artists including printers, watercolourists, oil painters and designers. Popular for their durability, Arches papers are able to withstand a variety of artistic mediums. Shop art paper at Art to Art and get free shipping when you spend over $100!
Arches began producing their fine quality papers in 1492 using a traditional cylinder mould, and still continue to create professional-grade products up to this day. The ultra-durable surface of their papers is great for withstanding heavy paint brushes, paint layering and other artistic techniques!
Professional artists and students love the convenience and ease of working with this paper. Their hot pressed, cold pressed and rough varieties are ideal for mediums including watercolour paint, oil paint, acrylic paint, artist ink, calligraphy pens and so much more! Choose from paper pads, sheets, rolls and paper blocks.
Shop Arches art paper in Australia and receive same day dispatch. Buy now and pay later with Afterpay and get free shipping when you spend over $100. Before you go, be sure to check out our range art supplies including artist paints and drawing supplies.
What side of Arches paper do you paint on?
This is a common question that many beginners may be wondering. You can paint on either side of the paper as there is no ‘wrong’ side. Both sides will deliver exceptional results.
What is Arches paper made from?
Arches paper is made from 100% cotton fibre. They use fine and silky cotton fibres, also known as linters to make their products. This results in exceptional stability, natural lasting whiteness and the ability to create a range of artistic techniques and effects.
Is Arches watercolour paper good?
Their watercolour paper is a very good, professional-grade option that will deliver great results every time. It is an all round paper with a strong texture, great for a range of mediums.