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.
"I love the subtle texture of 'Somerset Enhanced Velvet' as it looks and feels like watercolour paper, producing prints that look very close to my original paintings."
"I am an Illustrator and specialise in drawing bespoke Wedding and Family Portraits. Upon receiving the paper sample pack from dStudio, I instantly fell in love with this paper and knew it's the one I wanted for my work. I love the bright white colour of this paper-stock as it keeps the colours in my illustrations looking 'true'.
Although I create my drawings digitally, I begin them all with a traditional pencil sketch. Following this I finish them by colouring by hand with my graphics tablet and pen using 'brushes' I have created in Photoshop. The slight surface texture (reminiscent of watercolour papers) and the soft, almost fabric-like handle of Somerset Enhanced Velvet compliments my hand-drawn, digital illustrations giving them a look similar to traditionally pencil-coloured pieces. I always recommend to my customers that they order their prints from me (which I then order from dStudio) and have them printed on this paper. They are never disappointed and often write to tell me how fantastic the print-quality is and how wonderful the paper feels. It really is a beautiful paper!"
"I am delighted with the quality and appearance of my artwork on this paper. Not only does the texture and substantial feel indicate its superior class, but the brightness of the white paper really enhances the image. Several of my customers have commented on the excellent vibrancy and clarity. I would highly recommend Somerset Velvet Enhanced paper for the reproduction of artwork."