Read our FAQs below to find out more information on the Derwent range of new paper.
Derwent paper has been specifically chosen as the best paper to enhance the unique properties of the Derwent Lightfast and Inktense ranges.
Why is the paper non-white?
It is a natural off-white colour as it doesn’t contain whitening agents or optical brightening agents, which allows for long lasting colour.
The paper is made in a traditional method using a cylinder mould machine. It is gelatin and surface sized to provide strength, resistance to moisture, feathering and bleed-through.
100% cotton fibres, which adds strength, resilience and preserves colour. It is ideal for multiple layering, without tearing the paper, as the surface is robust and absorbent.
It is a higher quality grade of paper that isn’t made from waste by-products (which may include plastics).
Is it made in the UK?
Yes, Lightfast paper is designed for all oil or wax-based coloured pencils.
Lightfast Paper Pad 7”x10” retails at £35.00 (buy here)
Lightfast Paper Pad 9”x12” retails at £45.00 (buy here)
Lightfast Paper Pad 12”x16” retails at £70.00 (buy here)
Lightfast Paper Bundle 7”x10” plus Lightfast Pencil 12 Tin retails at £67.50 (buy here)
Lightfast Paper Bundle 12”x16” plus Lightfast Pencil 36 Tin retails at £171.00 (buy here)