Papers: Handmade

  • Shizen Pastel Paper 8.5 x 11" NZD $1.50 22 items
  • Shizen Pastel Paper 19 x 25" NZD $4.95
    All Shizen papers are handmade in India from 100% recycled materials using a pollution-free process. This acid-free, 200 gsm pastel paper is made from 100% cotton rag and comes in a variety of colors. 19 x 25"... more »
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  • Letter Press Paper Ivory NZD $9.95
    This handmade paper features a soft felt-like texture and gorgeous deckle edges. Externally sized for art applications including watercolor, charcoal, pencil, blockprinting, screenprinting and more. Inkjet printable. Laser printable on laser printers that accept 200 gsm and higher for best toner fusing results. Additional applications/processes accepted include: offset printing, letterpress, foil stamping, embossing/debossing. Environmentally friendly and acid free. 19.5 x 23.5" 185gsm, Acid free, Handmade ... more »
  • Letter Press Paper White NZD $9.95
    This handmade paper features a soft felt-like texture and gorgeous deckle edges. Externally sized for art applications including watercolor, charcoal, pencil, blockprinting, screenprinting and more. Inkjet printable. Laser printable on laser printers that accept 200 gsm and higher for best toner fusing results. Additional applications/processes accepted include: offset printing, letterpress, foil stamping, embossing/debossing. Environmentally friendly and acid free. 19.5 x 23.5" 185gsm, Acid free, Handmade ... more »
  • Spectra Pewter/Silver Blue/Black NZD $8.50 Out of Stock
    This screenprinted “Spectra” design features matte metallic colors of pewter and silver-blue, the perfect compliments to the rich black base paper. Uses include papercrafting, cardmaking, fine art applications such as collage and more. Made in Italy 22" x 30", 150gsm, Handmade ... more »
  • Enameled Natural Florentine NZD $10.95 Out of Stock
    This Florentine inspired design is screenprinted in two rich colors, an enamel- finished black plus metallic gold for detailing. This combination is the perfect compliment to the warm natural colored cotton rag background. Subtle fiber inclusions create additional interest to this handmade paper. Made in Italy 19.5" x 27.5", 80-100gsm, Handmade, 100% Cotton ... more »
  • Salago Kiwi NZD $14.60
    This salago paper in bright kiwi green has visible, natural inclusions scattered throughout, adding a textural interest to this organic paper. 26" x 37", Weight varies, Handmade, Acid-free ... more »
  • Salago Orange Marmalade NZD $14.60
    This salago paper truly looks like orange marmalade! With visible, natural darker orange fibers and other natural inclusions scattered throughout, this is a fun, textured paper. 26" x 37", Weight varies, Handmade, Acid-free ... more »
  • White Daisy Lace NZD $8.95
    An intricate lace background peeks through this cheerful daisy design from Thailand. This paper's unique handmade texture adds a dimension beyond our traditional lightweight laces, creating a "canvas" for creativity by applying pastels, inks. Also an excellent choice for use in multi media such as collage, encaustic art, card making, rubber stamping and more. 22" x 30", 60gsm, Handmade, pH Neutral ... more »
  • Embossed Leaves & Branches NZD $14.50
    Natural white paper, embossed with a leaf and branch pattern. A high quality paper with a thick embossing, this organic pattern has more of a cast paper feel and the detail is exquisite. 22" x 30", 100gsm, Handmade, Acid-free ... more »
  • Thai Garden Smooth NZD $8.95
    A natural white paper, categorized as a garden paper. This mulberry paper has a smooth finish and no inclusions. Deckle edges on all sides add to its handmade beauty. 22" x 30", 100gsm, Handmade, Acid-free ... more »
  • Light Papyrus NZD $10.80 - $15.20
    This textured paper dating back to 2700 B.C. is formed by laying thin strips of papyrus plant stalk in horizontal and vertical (crosswise) layers. Each handmade sheet is unique and often features frayed edges adding to its handmade character. Its strength makes these papers ideal for painting, writing and drawing. Handmade, Neutral pH... more »
    2 items
  • Anemone Blossoms NZD $12.00
    A lovely, mellow color combination of sage, periwinkle and wine! Five-petaled flower blossoms scattered playfully about, are the focal point of this trendy color palette. An ideal choice for book covers, home décor projects, card making and more. 19.5" x 27", 100gsm, Handmade, Neutral pH ... more »
  • Kasmir NZD $11.20
    This regal paper called Kasmir, features a damask influenced design in a velvety flocked texture. Simply gorgeous for use as a wedding invitation, as a fine art matt, journal cover or home décor project. 21" x 29", 100gsm, Handmade, Cotton, Neutral pH ... more »
  • Passion Flower NZD $10.60
    This fashion-forward design features clusters of passion flowers in popping trend colors of citrus green, pink lavender and punchy purple against a rich chocolate brown background. Made from eco-friendly recycled cotton rag, this paper lends itself to a multitude of art, craft and home décor uses as well as gift wrap. 21" x 29", 100-110gsm, Handmade, Acid-Free ... more »
  • Lolli NZD $10.60
    This color infused screenprint features a stylized lollipop design in a trendy palette of cerulean blue, purplest purple and dark olive on an eco-friendly recycled cotton rag background. Considered a giftwrap weight, this paper lends itself to a multitude of art, craft and home décor uses. 21" x 29", 100-110gsm, Handmade, Acid-Free ... more »
  • Water Drops Gold & Brown NZD $8.40
    Like a light spring rain, when drops first fall into the water, this paper brings you there. Cleverly screenprinted, this handmade mulberry paper appears almost brush stroked. A trendy design, this makes a very hip book cover. Or, try it as a home décor paper such as on a lampshade, in collage or for wall covering. 25" x 37", 37gsm, Handmade, Neutral pH ... more »
  • Red Floating Hearts NZD $6.60
    Delightful, whimsical hearts seem to "float" above the surface, with embossed "reflections" that radiate from each heart. Hearts are approximately 1 1/8" wide by 1" tall. Paper has deckle edges on all sides. Great for all paper crafts, cardmaking and scrapbooking. Especially fun for use in theme creations such as Valentine's Day, baby births and wedding celebrations. 20" x 27", 60gsm, Handmade, Neutral pH ... more »
  • Beehive NZD $9.00
    Textured circles of raised mulberry pulp create a beehive look to this remarkably thin sheer paper. Its translucent quality makes it wonderful for use on lampshades, glass lamps or luminarias. Also great for window shades, layering in craft projects, card making, fine art collage, book covering and more. 25" x 37", 40-50gsm, Handmade, Neutral pH ... more »
  • Whimzy Green & Yellow NZD $10.40
    Funneling whirls of raised pulp add texture and dimension to this remarkably thin, mulberry paper. The sheerness of the base paper makes it wonderful for use on lampshades, glass lamps or luminarias. Also great for window shades, layering in craft projects, card making, fine art collage, book covering and more. 25" x 37" 50gsm, Handmade, Neutral pH ... more »
  • Oil Paper Square Strings NZD $22.95
    Very unique and different, oil papers are great for adding translucent details to any project. This paper has hemp strings in a square pattern as an added inclusion. 20" x 28" 80gms, Handmade ... more »
  • Amate Weave Marble NZD $24.00 Out of Stock
    Handmade by the Otomi artisans of Mexico, this beautiful amate paper is still created using the same methods that their Mesoamerican ancestors used 3000 years ago. Boiled and pounded from the bark of amate "wild fig" tree, xalama, jonote and mulberry trees, this acid free paper is a wonderful choice for fine art uses including acrylic or gouache paintings, ink and pastel drawings, stamping, blockprinting, bookmaking/bookbinding, and paper crafts. Due to the use of natural bark and the handmade process, each sheet is unique and will vary in shade, color, weight and pattern. Size is approximate, due to the deckle edges and drying process. 15.5" x 23.5" Approx. 150gsm, Handmade, Acid-Free... more »
  • Amate Weave Robin Egg NZD $24.00
    Handmade by the Otomi artisans of Mexico, this beautiful amate paper is still created using the same methods that their Mesoamerican ancestors used 3000 years ago. Boiled and pounded from the bark of amate "wild fig" tree, xalama, jonote and mulberry trees, this acid free paper is a wonderful choice for fine art uses including acrylic or gouache paintings, ink and pastel drawings, stamping, blockprinting, bookmaking/bookbinding, and paper crafts. Due to the use of natural bark and the handmade process, each sheet is unique and will vary in shade, color, weight and pattern. Size is approximate, due to the deckle edges and drying process. 15.5" x 23.5" Approx. 150gsm, Handmade, Acid-Free... more »
  • Amate Weave Brown NZD $24.00 Out of Stock
    Handmade by the Otomi artisans of Mexico, this beautiful amate paper is still created using the same methods that their Mesoamerican ancestors used 3000 years ago. Boiled and pounded from the bark of amate "wild fig" tree, xalama, jonote and mulberry trees, this acid free paper is a wonderful choice for fine art uses including acrylic or gouache paintings, ink and pastel drawings, stamping, blockprinting, bookmaking/bookbinding, and paper crafts. Due to the use of natural bark and the handmade process, each sheet is unique and will vary in shade, color, weight and pattern. Size is approximate, due to the deckle edges and drying process. 15.5" x 23.5" Approx. 150gsm, Handmade, Acid-Free... more »

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  • Prepaid A4 Satchel (nationwide): $5 per order
  • Local (Auckland): $5.50 per order *
  • Local Towns (within 150kms): $7.50 per order *
  • Rest of North Island: $9.30 per order *
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