The world's most popular watercolour paper from France: Convenient watercolour blocks in natural white, made from 100% cotton fibres with pure gelatin sizing- providing a strong and stable paper. Arches are the product of five centuries of papermaking experience. They are acid-free, pH-neutral, gelatin-sized (inside and outside), and air-dried. You can rely on Arches to always be consistent.
Arches Watercolour Blocks natural white, mould-made watercolour paper is cut and tape-bound in convenient blocks. Sheets are 140 lb (300 gsm) weight, with 20 sheets per block. Several sizes of Cold Press blocks are also available in a 10 sheet, 300 lb (640 gsm) variety.
Arches watercolour papers can also be used for drawing, calligraphy, gouache, printmaking, acrylics, and even digital printing. The manufactured pure cotton fibers are so durable that they will remain beautiful and vibrant for centuries without conservation, if properly stored and handle.
Arches papers are like your workhorse it can withstand multiple applications. No other watercolour paper provides such a huge selection of sizes, surfaces, and formats for creative expression.