Here is a list of the different types of paper we use for Giclée printing. We recommend either ordering a sample pack or having proofs printed so you can have a look at the papers you're interested in using before ordering prints. Please feel free to contact us for more information about any of the papers below.
Ideal for traditional artwork such as oils, watercolours, acrylics and pastels.
This heavyweight etching board is velvety smooth with a fine surface texture. German Etching is one of the most popular media worldwide for artwork and photography.
With its matt watercolour texture this paper is a genuine mould-made paper in both look and feel. William Turner is ideal for reproductions of traditional artworks and also for striking and expressive photo reproductions.
Ink Jet Paper that looks and feels like Watercolour Paper. Somerset Enhanced is a beautiful digital art paper. It's surface is a radiant white colour, with a surface finish that is only seen on authentic art papers. 'Velvet' has a wonderful intermediate finish.
Suited to illustrations, photography and digital artwork.
Photo Rag by Hahnemühle is the most popular paper chosen by photographers to create high quality fine art prints. The fine, smooth surface and feel of Photo Rag make this paper very versatile and it is ideal for printing both black and white and colour photographs and art reproductions with impressive pictorial depth.
Bamboo is the world's first digital fine art inkjet paper made from bamboo fibres. Bamboo represents spirituality, naturalness and resource-saving paper production. Particularly suitable for warm-toned colour and monochrome prints, Bamboo really highlights the sensuality of images.
Prints ordered on this paper will receive a 10% discount.
Developed to give professional photographers a fine art inkjet paper with excellent colour rendition. The superior inkjet coating gives amazing detail on an exquisite smooth matte surface, with subtle hints of surface texture. These papers are traditionally mould made from 100% cotton, to high archival standards, providing a paper with a genuine heritage. Somerset Photo is a professional fine art inkjet paper producing outstanding results.
Suitable for illustrations and photographic images.
This matt-coated photo paper, with its ability to absorb extremely large amounts of ink, stands out from other papers. Strong, vivid colours guarantee a pleasing and highquality appearance that is reliable and long lasting, even under extreme conditions. Ideal areas of use are artistic photography, black and white as well as sepia images, and finally demanding digital art prints. This paper is the perfect all-rounder for all types of matt printing.
With this semi-gloss PE paper with micro-porous coating, you will achieve picture results like the ones provided by photographic laboratories. With its grammage of 260gsm, Photo Luster features a higher stability than most of the inkjet photo papers and guarantees long-lasting fade resistant prints.
With this high-gloss PE paper with micro-porous coating, you will achieve picture results like the ones provided by photographic laboratories. With its 260gsm, Photo Glossy features a higher stability than most of the inkjet photo papers and guarantees long-lasting fade resistant prints.
Photo Rag Baryta combines the virtues of a luxury cotton paper and a traditional baryta board. The very fine surface texture with the baryta gloss endows portraits with a particularly expressive character.
We have two options of canvas; Art Canvas Smooth has a matt finish, Leonardo has a gloss finish.
Art Canvas Smooth is a matt-coated inkjet canvas that distinguishes itself by a uniform and even texture. The natural white canvas excels due to its creamy white tone that is perfectly suitable for art reproductions. Deep blacks and vibrant colours give your images an impressive appearance.
Leonardo Canvas has a surface which is water resistant and hard-wearing. With its fine, smooth structure, Leonardo Canvas is perfectly suitable for both art reproductions and photography.
Varnish is used to seal the ink print and provide UV protection.