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May 15, 2017

INFORMATIONAL LINKS FOR:

 

Watercolor Paint , Paint Boxes, Paper & Other Materials & their History

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VINTAGE FINE PAPER AVAILABLE:
The best merchant is
the Vintage Paper Co.
to be seen at
Vintage Paper co.
 
or at http://www.vintagepaper.co.uk/
 
J B Green & Sons Co.
The Green family began making paper in 1813 and closed the mill in 1987 -
Some vintage papers are still available. Historical information & more at:
Simon Barcham Green's Web site
 
 
Merchants Known to have had vintage papers
 
Lawrence.co.uk
 
jacksonsart
 
 
A fine merchant of vintage papers which has had white watercolor paper :
Vintage Paper co.
or at http://www.vintagepaper.co.uk/
CURRENT MAKERS & MERCHANTS OF WATERCOLOR PAPERS & MATERIALS:
 
In North America:
 
A range of the finest Hand Made papers:
Twin Rocker Hand-Made Paper Mill
 
THE PERIODIC PAPERMILL
 
 
 
The Saint-Armand paper mill
 
 
In Europe:
 
 
the Griffen Mill Online Shop
Archival handmade papers in different tones & weights for use in
Bookbinding & Paper Conservation
 
 
RUSCOMBE PAPER MILL
Fine papers made by hand since 1989
Handmade cotton & linen papers for
Watercolor Painting, drawing, Conservation, Book binding,
Calligraphy, Pastels, Photography & Printmaking
 
They hand make an extensive offering of fine papers.
with a 100% linen vellum & other papers.
With amazing skill They even hand make tissue!
 
 
Merchants offering hand-made papers & more
In North America:
Talas : Fine Papers , Conservation, archival & Bookbinding Supplies
Talas : For Fabriano exportizionte
savoirfaire for Fabriano papers including Esportizione
In Europe:
For More Antique Artists Boxes & Tools:
Green & Stone of Chelsea, England
 
Shepherds Falkiners
Fine Papers , & Bookbinding Supplies
 
 
  
 
HISTORIC INFORMATION ON WATERCOLOR MATERIALS :
 
The US National Gallery of art Artist Materials Study new website
 
PAPER INFORMATIONAL LINKS:
 
http://www.handpapermaking.org/
 
Simon Barcham Green's Web site
 
Hand Print- The finest guide to watercolor painting
 
International Paper Historians Association
 
WHATMAN Ltd. Website : HISTORY OF WHATMAN
 
Whatman Invention of Wove Paper
 
  THE PAPER AND WATERMARK MUSEUM OF FABRIANO - ITALY
http://www.museodellacarta.com/default.asp?lang=eng
 
This is the most extensive site of hand paper making with links:
Dieter Freyer:  
Handmade paper on the net webguide to the world of handmade paper
 
SIZING PAPER -Sizing waterleaf- Sizing with gelatin
 
WATERCOLOR PAINT & MATERIALS::
American Suppliers:
Golden paints American makers of fine artist paints
European suppliers:
 
The most extensive list of Early British Makers:
The British National Portrait Museum
 
Tate: Turners Paints & Sets
 
A great resource on watercolour paint & history:
http://members.ziggo.nl/jcdhollander/kistjes/
 
Awesome website with the most information of any on Watercolor:
Hand Print- The finest guide to watercolor painting
 
History and use of pigments:
http://www.webexhibits.org/pigments/
 
Journal of the Paint Box Society:
http://www.paintboxclub.com/index.html
 
A great resource on watercolour paint & history:
http://members.ziggo.nl/jcdhollander/kistjes/
 
 
WINSOR & NEWTON HISTORY TIME LINE
 
Winsor & Newton Early Catalogs,
 
Dating Winsor Newton Items etc.
 
WINSOR NEWTON modern watercolors composition
WINSOR & NEWTON HISTORY HOME PAGE
WINSOR & NEWTON HISTORY TIME LINE
 
 
Fitzwilliam Museum- Hamilton Kerr Institute archive of Winsor Newton
 
 
Reeves history from Reeves company:
http://www.reeves-art.com/in-the-beginning
 
REEVES HISTORY OFFICIAL WEBSITE
 
 
link for sizing waterleaf:
http://www.arts-in-company.com/paper/additives/sizing.html
 
 
 
 
Addiction Help:

https://addictionresource.com/  ~ https://alcorehab.org/

 

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