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Acid-free and lignin-free, this heavyweight black bristol from Bee Paper accepts pastels, charcoal, colored pencils, gouache, poster paints, gel pens, paint markers, metallic mediums, and other light-colored opaque mediums.
This bristol is excellent for use as scrapbook album pages, or as a heavyweight backing or mat for drawings or photos. Bold, reversed highlights jump off the page!Pads contain 12 sheets. 130 lb (210 gsm).
® Bee Paper is a registered trademark.
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of respondents would recommend this to a friend.
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The Buzz on Bee Paper...
By Pencil Pets By Gracie
from Las Vegas
Comments about Bee Paper Heavyweight Black Bristol Pads:
After having trouble drawing white animals on white bristol, I tried using Bee's black paper and now I am hopelessly addicted and use nothing else. The color pencils I use (Faber-Castell) really POP on the page and it makes for a better drawing all around. The only one small complaint I have is that the blending isn't the same as it is on the white Bristol - not as smooth I suppose...but that is minor compared to the final result I get using this high quality, thicker paper for my customers!
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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Bee Paper Excellent Choise
By Shep the artist
from Gastonia NC
I've been looking for quality black paper (heavy weight) to use with colored pencils. This is a great paper for using with colored pencils, primarily with polychromos and/or prismacolor pencils. The weight is ideal to layer colors. Polychromos white works great on the paper allowing for super blending of colors needing pop.
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A good gift to an artist
from Port Orchard
This was a gift to a young and talented artist, who used it as soon as he got it
Good weight. Great blackness. Good smooth drawing surface.
good quality paper
I found this paper to be of good quality; nice heavy weight and acceptable tooth. However, I work in colored pencil and found that I could only get the paper to accept about 4 layers of pigment before it was full, meaning that the black was not very satisfactorily covered. Bryunzeel and Pablo worked best on this paper.
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Love this paper!!
By Jan the horse lady
from Graham, Wa.
This is awesome for pastels I am doing some of my best work on the black Bristol. I am buying the next size bigger.
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