Somerset is a world leading traditional printmaking paper. Mould made from 100% cotton to high archival standards. The surface has a gentle texture, soft and good-tempered nature, and is a strong and stable enough sheet to ensure excellent printing. It remains flat after printing and offers durability and long life to finished editions of work. It is available in eight highly lightfast colours that reach a minimum of 7 on the Blue Wool Scale. The 4 deckle edges are visually very beautiful, and are perfect for float framing. The paper will last for hundreds of years (in good storage conditions) and won’t discolour or fall apart. Somerset is suitable for block/relief printing, embossing, intaglio/etching, hand lithography, laser printing, letterpress, silkscreen/serigraphy, pastel and charcoal. Somerset is an elegant and hardworking printmaking perfect for limited edition prints.
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