Awagami Fine Art Washi Pack: Mingeishi White
A classic washi favored by Japanese artists and craftsmen for centuries. Although Mingeishi’s surface is fairly soft and the sheet is lightweight, this paper exhibits great overall strength and is suitable for printmaking, mixed media artworks and all types of papercrafts.
- size 21 x 30 cm / 12 sheets
- weight 48gsm
- deckled edges 0
material 70% Alpha cellulose / 30% Koo
ph 6 to 7
- use printmaking, drawing, paper crafts
Awagami Editioning Papers are crafted with the artistry and knowledge of 300 years of washi papermaking. The papers are made using traditional Japanese fibers such as kozo & gampi as well as other non-tree fibers; bamboo and cotton. Fibers are often skillfully combined yielding washi with highly unique textures and expressive characteristics. All washi in this collection feature 4 feathery deckled edges that add a subtle refinement to finished works.
Awagami Editioning Papers are acid-free, archival and made with a strict attention to quality and preservation. All the papers from this series may be used by artists for a wide range of techniques from ink to printmaking to drawing.
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