310GSM BRIGHT WHITE VELVET TEXTURED FINE ART PAPER, 100% COTTON
This beautiful soft textured water-resistant fine art inkjet paper is made from 100% cotton fibre and is acid and lignin free. Elegance Velvet is a proprietary mouldmade fine art paper that is strong and dimensionally stable. It has a high white point, remarkable ink load capacity and best-in-class image quality.
Elegance Velvet is ideally suited for luxurious fine art and photographic reproductions and is a favourite among the most discerning of printmakers worldwide.
UNSURPASSED COLOUR GAMUT & DMAX
No 100% cotton rag velvet fine art paper on the market today exceeds the colour gamut and dmax that this fine art paper delivers. Elegance Velvet was truly ahead of its time and its name has proudly stood as one of the flagship products of Breathing Color since it's release.
LUXURIOUS LOOK & FEEL
Hold an Elegance Velvet print in your hand and its hard to not be impressed with its ideal 310g weight and soft feel. The texture delivered by the traditional mouldmade process is unmistakably fine art which is why this paper is a firm favouite with artists. With Elegance you're maximising the perceived value of every fine art print you make and sell.
CONSISTENT & RELIABLE
As the 'anchor' of fine art reproduction studios worldwide, we understand that long-term consistency and reliability is vital. Be confident that your limited editions are safe on Elegance Velvet and that
Elegance Velvet is archival certified for 100+ years. Download and utilize Elegance's Archival Certificate to differentiate your business and show your customers how much you care about quality.
WATER RESISTANT FOR LAMINATION
Elegance Velvet will accept a water based liquid laminate or water based varnish and is compatible with Timeless laminate allowing users to display their fine art prints without glass. See how here.
If you are new to Breathing Color and would like to test this product, we highly recommend that you take advantage of the inexpensive Trial rolls offered which provide enough product for sufficiently running tests and creating samples. Trial rolls are limited to one per customer per product.
Other Product Information
Elegance Velvet Fine Art Paper is water-resistant and instant drying, and can therefore be coated with our Timeless or Glamour 2 print varnish to create glossy and semi-matte prints on 100% Cotton Rag fine art paper (scroll down below this section to see a tutorial video of this process). Breathing Color is now publishing measured testing data analysis of our products in order to illustrate our ongoing commitment to excellence in quality and the attainment of clear leadership in product innovation. We call our products "the most advanced in the world" - and its our job to to show you precisely why. Please read our Print Quality Evaluation of The Top 100% Cotton Rag Inkjet Fine Art Papers.
ELEGANCE VELVET PASSES BLUE WOOL TEST
Extensive independent testing by a UKAS accredited laboratory has concluded that the Elegance Velvet Fine Art Paper meets and exceeds the standards set forth by the Fine Art Trade Guild for pH and lightfastness. The Fine Art Trade Guild has established these standards in order to protect the interests of consumers. Consumers who follow the Blue Wool Testing and the Fine Art Trade Guild standards can be confident that the art and framing supplies they use are archival.
HOW TO VARNISH FINE ART PAPER PRINTS
To see our extensive library of helpful company videos on printing techniques, color management, and more please visit our Videos area.
This Product has been compatibility tested and approved for the following printers. If you do not see your printer listed below, it does not mean it is not compatible but that we have not tested and approved your printer at this time.
Epson Stylus Pro Series Printers - Epson R800, Epson R1800*, Epson R2400*, Epson 2000P, Epson 2100, Epson 2200,Epson 4000, Epson 4800, Epson 4880, Epson 4900, Epson 7500, Epson 7600, Epson 7800, Epson 7880, Epson 7890, Epson 7900, Epson 9500, Epson 9600, Epson 9800, Epson 9880, Epson 9890, Epson 9900, Epson 10000, Epson 10600, Epson 11880, Epson 9880, Epson 7880. Using Epson Archival Ink, Epson Ultrachrome Ink (Photo Black and Matte Black), Epson K3 Ink, and Epson Dye Ink. Epson Canvas.
Roland Hi-Fi Jet Pro & Pro II Series Printers, SolJet Pro II Series (Roland Archival Ink, Eco-Sol Ink, and Max Ink)
Hewlett-Packard DesignJet Z6100, DesignJet Z3100, 30, 90, 5000, 5500, Photosmart 8400, 8750 Series.
Canon Canon iPF9000, Canon iPF8300, Canon iPF8000, Canon iPF6300, Canon ipf5000, Canon ipf6400, Canon ipf6100, Canon ipf5100, Canon w6400, Canon i990
Mimaki JV-4, JV2 130, JV22-160
Mutoh RJ46, RJ50, RJ62, RJ64, Falcon II, Toucan LT