Arches Watercolor Block, Hot Press 12″X16″

  • 20 sheets per block
  • Paper made with natural cotton fibers on a cylinder-mold machine
  • Great for drawing with charcoal or pencil
  • Made with a natural gelatin sizing


Arches Watercolor paper is the ideal drawing paper for charcoal or pencil. It contains paper made with natural cotton fibers on a cylinder-mold machine. Arches is made with a natural gelatin sizing. These blocks contain 20 sheets of natural white, acid free, 100% cotton paper, and are glued on all 4 sides. This block is 12″X16″ hot press 140lb / 300g.

This paper is recommended by many artists for drawing with pencil and charcoal, as it absorbs enough graphite or charcoal to achieve a wide range of tonal values, it is fine enough to draw small details and is sufficiently resistant to erasing.

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