|12 X 9 HI WHITE Saunders Waterford Block High White||3||36.99|
|16 X 12 HI WHITE Saunders Waterford Block High White||6||48.99|
The Saunders Waterford Water Colour Blocks contain 20 sheets of 140lbs / 300gsm mould-made, 100% cotton, water colour paper. This paper is of excellent quality and acid free with a gelatine size.
The Saunders Waterford Paper is bound together in a block which is glued along all for sides so that the paper does not have to be stretched before use.
These Saunders Water Colour Blocks have a 'NOT / Cold Pressed surface, which is a slightly textured surface. The surface is suitable for most types of watercolour painting. Saunders Waterford Blocks are also available in a hot pressed and rough surface.
High White is a new addition to the Saunders range with a new whiter shade which is much brighter.
St Cuthberts Mill made the new ‘High White’ after requests from professional artists who were searching for a whiter shade of watercolour paper, but without compromising on quality that only a professional grade watercolour paper like Saunders Waterford can offer. The base colour of the paper shows through the transparent washes of watercolour, and the original ‘White’ shade of Saunders Waterford could affect the paints.
With the new ‘High White’ shade the paints pigments will appear more vivid, and with more sparkle, giving the whole painting a fresher look. A whiter sheet will make finished paintings more contemporary looking, as artists have commented that they felt the original white colour created a more antique look to their finished