Arches Oil is a French made 300 gsm (140 lb), 4 deckeled edge paper specially formulated for oil painting, yet it maintains the look and feel of traditional Arches papers. The paper features a powerful & efficient oil barrier that absorbs water, solvents, and binders evenly while allowing the paint and pigment to remain on the surface.
Painting on Arches Oil paper is extremely convenient. It's easy to store, easy to frame, lightweight to transport. It's ready to use immediately with no gesso or preparation required!
Oil painting students will love the convenience and ease of use that this paper offers.
See why Arches is one of the world's leading watercolor papers. This video provides the viewer an understanding of the papermaking process and what makes Arches special in addition to its long history.
As one of the leading paper mills in the world, Arches offers several high quality printmaking sheets to artists for a variety of printing and drawing techniques and applications. See how to evaluate a sheet of paper to make sure it will suit your needs.
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