Welcome, professional pastel artists, to our art supplies store in Belfast! We are thrilled to introduce you to an exceptional product that will take your pastel artwork to new heights: Canson Mi-Teintes pastel paper. As artists ourselves, we understand the importance of quality materials, and the Canson Mi-Teintes pastel paper is a game-changer. In this blog post, we will delve into the benefits of using this remarkable paper and explore complementary products that will enhance your pastel artistry.
Discover the Magic of Canson Mi-Teintes: Canson Mi-Teintes pastel paper is renowned among professional artists worldwide, and for good reason. Crafted with utmost care, this paper offers a perfect blend of texture, versatility, and durability. The surface of Mi-Teintes is specially designed to hold pastel pigments securely, allowing you to create bold and vibrant artwork. Its acid-free composition ensures longevity, preserving the integrity of your artwork for years to come.
Benefits of Canson Mi-Teintes:
- Color Range: With over 50 exquisite colors available, Canson Mi-Teintes pastel paper offers a wide range of choices to suit your artistic vision. From subtle earth tones to vibrant hues, you'll find the perfect backdrop for your pastel creations.
- Versatile Textures: Mi-Teintes comes in two distinctive textures: "Regular" for a fine-grain finish and "Touch" for a coarser grain. This variety allows you to experiment with different effects, adding depth and dimension to your artwork.
- Exceptional Lightfastness: Canson Mi-Teintes pastel paper is known for its excellent lightfastness ratings, ensuring that your artwork retains its original colors and vibrancy over time.
- Optimal Sizing: The 160 gsm weight of the Mi-Teintes paper strikes a perfect balance between durability and flexibility, providing a sturdy foundation for your pastel artwork.
- Easy-to-Use: Whether you prefer direct application or layering techniques, the Canson Mi-Teintes pastel paper accommodates your creative process flawlessly. Its surface allows for easy blending, while also providing enough tooth to hold multiple layers of pastel.
Complementary Products for the Ultimate Pastel Experience: To elevate your pastel artwork even further, we recommend exploring these complementary products, all available at our art supplies store in Belfast:
Pastels: Pair your Canson Mi-Teintes pastel paper with high-quality pastels, such as Sennelier Soft Pastels or Rembrandt Soft Pastels. These vibrant and creamy pastels will glide effortlessly across the paper, enhancing your artistic expression.
Fixatives: Protect your delicate pastel artwork with a reliable fixative like Krylon Workable Fixatif. It will help preserve the integrity of your masterpiece, preventing smudging and ensuring longevity.
Blending Tools: Experiment with different blending techniques using tools like tortillons, blending stumps, or soft brushes. They will enable you to achieve smooth transitions and create captivating effects on your Mi-Teintes pastel paper.
Visit Our Store in Belfast: At our art supplies store in Belfast, you'll find a wide range of art materials
Single Sheets of Mi-Teints Paper and Card are available in-store only.
Mi-Teints Pads are available online: Mi-Teintes Touch Pad