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Strathmore celebrates thoughtful communication, the timeless art of calligraphy, and the physical act of putting tangible ink to beautiful paper with a line of high-quality writing products.
Featuring classic 25% cotton Strathmore Writing Paper, these beautiful writing cards allow individuals to share a special form of communication with others.
Strathmore 500 Series Writing Cards are made from natural white, acid-free paper that is compatible with a variety of writing instruments. Perfect for calligraphy, hand-lettering, and artful correspondence, they deliver the ultimate handwriting experience.
The cards measure 4¾" × 6½", in a flat or folded format, 20 cards and matching envelopes to a pack.
The cards are 110 lb (270 gsm) and the envelopes are 24 lb (90 gsm).
Made in the USA.
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I love these cards!
By Jen the crafter
from Bethlehem Pa
Comments about Strathmore 500 Series Writing Cards:
I love these cards. The size is perfect for card making...not as large as regular greeting cards but larger than the smaller announcement size cards. And they are of excellent quality. I only wish they came in white also.
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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By Quick Study Julie
from Hanna City,Il.
Not sure how we'll use these cards but, my husband,Bill, was thinking of luck study sketches.
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Garden Shed Quick Study
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Ethereal Landscape with Daniel Smith watercolours
Tags: Mineral Watercolour On Ac
I was very excited about these, thinking I could make some nice calligraphy cards with little watercolor drawings. Unfortunately, the paper the cards are made from is terrible. It's nothing like the normal Strathmore Writing paper, more of just an okay cardstock. As such, it can't stand any ink that's the least bit thin. Even india inks and sumi feather a bit on the cards. Metallic and matte inks that sit above the surface of the paper are fine, and micron pens are decent with just the barest hint of feather.The envelopes are made from Strathmore's 25% cotton Writing paper, which is great for pretty much any ink out there. But it's also pretty thin, so you have to put in a liner or else you can see whatever is inside
Bottom Line No, I would not recommend this to a friend
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Merchant response: We're sorry to hear that this paper won't meet your needs, and we'd like to help you with this. One of our Customer Care Agents will be in touch soon via email to see how we can assist you.
No ink bleed with these
Must have if you want to use calligraphy pens and want to reduce the ink bleeds when hesitating on a letter or address. These are much thicker than standard envelops which tend to bleed like crazy when using pen nibs and india inks. My only complaint is the cost...
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