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Canson

Established in 1557, Canson boasts an exceptional heritage. The papers have always been made in Annonay France and Canson continues to use 500 years of knowledge and experience to create impressive fine art papers.

About Canson

Interestingly, for much of its history, Canson was controlled by the Montgolfier family who also pioneered manned flight and produced the first hot air balloon. Quite a claim to fame! Across the generations Canson has nurtured the skills of exceptional craftsmen but has also valued innovation. The company developed tracing paper in 1807 and then created Mi-Teintes, the first dyed paper.

Many great artists have used Canson papers including Delacroix, Van Gogh, Degas, Matisse, Picasso, Dali, Warhol, Jean-Michel Alberola, Toguo, Philippe Starck and Yan Pei-Ming. Canson has created special relationships with many artists and has produced papers specifically for individual artists such as Ingres and Maillol. Today the collection features the perfect papers for leading artists, amateurs and children.

Canson Paper at Pegasus Art

We are thrilled to be able to bring you Canson’s revered Mi-Teinte pastel paper. The surface of this paper is textured to enable your pastels to adhere well and the paper is acid-free. It is suitable for pastels, pencils, conte carres crayons, gouache, watercolour & acrylic. It is coloured in the pulp and light resistant.

We also offer Canson Heritage watercolour paper and pads. This is a new hot pressed paper which has been developed to maximise creativity by providing the capability of lifting paint cleanly. The sizing delivers exceptional colour fidelity and vibrancy and you will appreciate the clarity that you can achieve with this paper.

We would also like to draw your attention to Canson The Wall Marker Paper Sketchpads and Canson XL sketchpads which complete the range.

Canson Heritage Watercolour Paper Roll 300gsm Hot Pressed 1.52x4.6m Canson Heritage Watercolour Paper Roll 300gsm Hot Pressed 1.52x4.6m
£172.50
£150.90
2 in stock
Canson Heritage Watercolour Paper 100% Cotton Hot Pressed 300gsm 140lbs Paper Roll 1.52 x 4.6 metre 60" x 5 yards Surface Sized; Acid Free; Watermarked: 4 Deckle Edges Recommended for watercolour painting and coloured pencils. We have seen this new watercolour paper, developed by Canson, demonstrated by a professional botanical artist with watercolour paint and coloured pencils. The results were i…
Canson Bristol Paper - 250gsm - 50x65cm Canson Bristol Paper - 250gsm - 50x65cm minimum order 10
£1.99
51 in stock
Canson Bristol Paper 250gsm 50x65cm sheets MINIMUM ORDER OF 10 SHEETS OF THIS PAPER. PRICED PER SHEET. An ideal foundation for pen and ink renderings or technical drawing, or work in hard pencil. Hard, white, extra smooth drawing paper. Popular for carton drawings, colour brush pen work, inks and detailed work. Also used for airbrush techniques. The Canson Bristol paper is a rich, natural white su…
Canson Glassine Roll 1.11m x 50m 40gsm Canson Glassine Roll 1.11m x 50m 40gsm
£154.94
1 in stock
Canson Infinity 40 gsm 1118 x 50 metre Glassine Paper Roll (44'x50') Translucent Archival Interleaving Paper. 50.4mm core to the glassine roll This roll of Glassine paper is 1,118x50m. This 40gsm paper is translucent and allow archival interleaving. Canson Infinity Glassine Rolls are the perfect companion for any traveling artist. Ideal for protecting, conserving and archiving. Great to use for pr…
Canson Heritage Pad 300gsm Hot Pressed 10 Canson Heritage Pad 300gsm Hot Pressed 10"x14"
£26.75
£23.40
1 in stock
Canson Heritage Watercolour Paper Pad 100% Cotton Hot Pressed 300gsm 140lbs 10" x 14" (26cm x 36cm) 12 sheets per pad Surface Sized; Mould Made: Gelatine Tub Sized; Neutral pH Glued on short edge Recommended for watercolour painting and coloured pencils. We have seen this new watercolour paper, developed by Canson, demonstrated by a professional botanical artist with watercolour paint and coloured…
Canson Heritage Pad 300gsm Hot Pressed 9 Canson Heritage Pad 300gsm Hot Pressed 9"x12"
£17.60
£16.81
1 in stock
Canson Heritage Watercolour Paper Pad 100% Cotton Hot Pressed 300gsm 140lbs 9" x 12" (23cm x 31cm) 12 sheets per pad Surface Sized; Mould Made: Gelatine Tub Sized; Neutral pH Glued on short edge Recommended for watercolour painting and coloured pencils. We have seen this new watercolour paper, developed by Canson, demonstrated by a professional botanical artist with watercolour paint and coloured…
Canson Heritage Watercolour 300gsm Hot Pressed 100% Cotton Canson Heritage Watercolour 300gsm Hot Pressed 100% Cotton minimum order 5
£6.95
£6.50
10 in stock
Canson Heritage Watercolour Paper 100% Cotton Hot Pressed 300gsm 140lbs 56x76cms (22"x76") MINIMUM ORDER 5 SHEETS - YOU CAN MIX AND MATCH WITH PAPERS OF THE SAME SIZE Surface Sized; Acid Free; Watermarked: 4 Deckle Edges Recommended for watercolour painting and coloured pencils. We have seen this new watercolour paper, developed by Canson, demonstrated by a professional botanical artist with water…
Canson Heritage Watercolour 640gsm Hot Pressed 100% Cotton Canson Heritage Watercolour 640gsm Hot Pressed 100% Cotton minimum order 5
£13.70
£12.99
4 in stock
Canson Heritage Watercolour Paper 100% Cotton Hot Pressed 640gsm 300lbs 56x76cms (22"x76") MINIMUM ORDER 5 SHEETS - YOU CAN MIX AND MATCH WITH PAPERS OF THE SAME SIZE Surface Sized; Acid Free; Watermarked: 4 Deckle Edges Recommended for watercolour painting and coloured pencils. We have seen this new watercolour paper, developed by Canson, demonstrated by a professional botanical artist with water…
Canson Mi Teintes Roll 1.5m x 10m Black Textured Canson Mi Teintes Roll 1.5m x 10m Black Textured
£135.00
1 in stock
Canson Mi Tientes Roll - Black paper roll 1.5m x 10m Textured on one side, smoother on the reverse 50% Cotton Acid Free Canson Mi Tientes Paper from the world renowned French company. This vellum drawing and pastel paper has a high rag content that ensures long life without deterioration and makes the paper stronger (possible to work on for long periods). The gelatine papers are 50% cotton and res…
Canson Mi-Teintes Pastel Paper Pad 24x32cm Earth Tones Canson Mi-Teintes Pastel Paper Pad 24x32cm Earth Tones
£16.55
£12.36
1 in stock
Canson Mi Teines Pastel Paper Pad Assorted Earth Tones 30 sheets 9.4" x 12.6" 30 sheets Popular Canson Mi-Teintes pastel paper is a useful pad form, glued on the short side with five sheets of a variety of tonal colours making a total of 30 sheets. The surface of the pastel paper is textured to enable your pastels to adhere successfully. Paper weight 160gsm/75lbs Acid-free 50% cotton content Paste…
Canson Mi-Teintes Pastel Paper Spiral 24x32cm Black Paper Canson Mi-Teintes Pastel Paper Spiral 24x32cm Black Paper
£16.50
£12.10
3 in stock
Canson Mi-Teintes Black Pastel Paper Spiral Pad 160gsm/ 75lbs Black pastel paper, 50% Cotton, Honey Comb texture 16 sheets Acid Free 24cm x 32cm (9.4" x 12.6") Canson Mi-Teintes pastel paper is a useful spiral pad form, with interleaving protectie sheets of clear glassine. The surface of the pastel paper is textured to enable your pastels to adhere successfully. Paper weight 160gsm/75lbs Acid-free…
Canson Mi-Teintes Pastel Paper Spiral 24x32cm White Paper Canson Mi-Teintes Pastel Paper Spiral 24x32cm White Paper
£16.50
£12.10
3 in stock
Canson Mi-Teintes White Pastel Paper Spiral Pad 160gsm/ 75lbs White pastel paper, 50% Cotton, Honey Comb texture 16 sheets Acid Free 24cm x 32cm (9.4" x 12.6") Canson Mi-Teintes pastel paper is a useful spiral pad form, with interleaving protectie sheets of clear glassine. The surface of the pastel paper is textured to enable your pastels to adhere successfully. Paper weight 160gsm/75lbs Acid-free…
Canson Mi-Teintes Pastel Paper Spiral 32x41cm Black Paper Canson Mi-Teintes Pastel Paper Spiral 32x41cm Black Paper
£22.50
£16.25
4 in stock
Canson Mi-Teintes Black Pastel Paper Spiral Pad 160gsm/ 75lbs Black pastel paper, 50% Cotton, Honey Comb texture 16 sheets Acid Free 32cm x 41cm (12.6" x 16.1") Canson Mi-Teintes pastel paper is a useful spiral pad form, with interleaving protectie sheets of clear glassine. The surface of the pastel paper is textured to enable your pastels to adhere successfully. Paper weight 160gsm/75lbs Acid-fre…
Canson Mi-Teintes Pastel Paper Spiral 32x41cm White Paper Canson Mi-Teintes Pastel Paper Spiral 32x41cm White Paper
£22.50
£16.25
Out of stock
Canson Mi-Teintes White Pastel Paper Spiral Pad 160gsm/ 75lbs White pastel paper, 50% Cotton, Honey Comb texture 16 sheets Acid Free 32cm x 41cm (12.6" x 16.1") Canson Mi-Teintes pastel paper is a useful spiral pad form, with interleaving protectie sheets of clear glassine. The surface of the pastel paper is textured to enable your pastels to adhere successfully. Paper weight 160gsm/75lbs Acid-fre…
Canson Mi-Teintes Touch Pastel Pads 350gsm Canson Mi-Teintes Touch Pastel Pads 350gsm
£27.75
£20.16
In stock
Canson Mi-Teintes Touch Pads 340gsm 12 Sheets Per Pad Mi-Teintes Touch sanded pastel paper has a very fine grit textured surface, perfect for dry pastels but also recommended for other media. Your dry pastels will smoothly glide over the surface allowing for area and more detailed precise marks. Layering your pastels and other media works successfully. Experiment with your base colour pastel paper…
Canson Mi-Teintes Touch Pastel Paper - Fine Sand Surface Canson Mi-Teintes Touch Pastel Paper - Fine Sand Surface minimum order 5
£6.50
£5.99
In stock
Canson Mi-Teintes Touch 335gsm 50 x 65 cm (19.5" x 25.5") PRICE SHOWN PER SHEET - MINIMUM ORDER QUANTITY 5 SHEETS OF PAPER FROM ACROSS OUR RANGE SO YOU CAN MIX AND MATCH. Mi-Teintes Touch sanded pastel paper has a very fine grit textured surface, perfect for dry pastels but also recommended for other media. Your dry pastels will smoothly glide over the surface allowing for area and more detailed p…
Canson The Wall Marker Paper Sketchbook  220gsm A4+ Canson The Wall Marker Paper Sketchbook 220gsm A4+
£20.00
£14.70
2 in stock
Canson "The Wall" Pads 220gsm/135lbs weight A4+ Microperforated to provide true A size 30 Sheets This is an excellent bristol like marker paper, smooth with two extra white 100gsm surfaces plus an inner barrier put together to give ultra high opacity. In the tests we have seen there is no bleedthrough with pens and spray paints.

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