Strathmore Charcoal art papers are manufactured with a traditional laid finish making them the ideal foundation for charcoal drawing and sketching. The laid texture of Strathmore 300 series, 400 Series and 500 Series Charcoal art paper provides a great toothy surface for building layers of pastel colour.
Strathmore® Pastel art paper comes in many textures and shades to create the ideal background for pastel paintings. Our 400 Series pastel art paper contains sheets ranging from subtle tints to deep fibre-enhanced colours. The 500 Series pastel art paper allows the artist to choose from a full range of 28 colours. The surfaces of these pastel papers are great for soft or hard pastels, oil pastels and charcoal.