Arnhem 1618® Paper
The result of a dynamic partnership between Speedball® and a historic paper mill located near the city of Arnhem, Schut Papier, Arnhem 1618 Paper offers a semi-smooth surface with a substantial feel to the touch.
Representing the superior quality, fine art paper that has been produced by Schut Papier since 1618, Arnhem 1618 boasts the following properties:
- 100% rag and acid-free
- Vellum finish
- Two deckled edges
- Both internally- and externally-sized
In addition, Arnhem 1618 paper’s subtle grain combined with a smooth appearance allows a variety of media to take to the paper, while remaining a reliable surface for intricate detail. Arnhem 1618’s strong and highly absorbent fibers make it ideal for dry or damp printing, allowing it to accept multiple layers of ink brilliantly.
|White, 245gsm||Warm White, 245 gsm||White, 320 gsm|
NEW! Arnhem 5-Packs & Paper Pads
Adding to the versatility of this line, Speedball is proud to announce that Arnhem 1618 is now available in 5-packs of full sheets that offer an even greater value. In addition, this high-quality paper can now be found in glue-bound paper pads in 5" x 7" (20-sheets), 8.5" x 11" (20-sheets) and 11" x 14" sizes (15-sheets).
Arnhem 1618 is featured in a broad range of Speedball's library of instructional videos. Click any of the links below to see the true versatility of this high-quality paper.
Rigorously-tested by experts and pros across an array of techniques ranging from graphic relief to silkscreen and intricate intaglio printing, Arnhem 1618 achieved wonderful results using this paper covering a wide range of approaches and techniques. Visit the Arnhem 1618 Gallery by selecting any of the images below.
New Impressions Printmaking Competition
Are you a college student who loves printmaking? Our 4th Annual New Impressions Printmaking Competition is just getting started! Click here to see the contest's details and enter for your chance to win a piece of the thousands of dollars in prizes we are awarding!