Gampi Papers


Gampi Papers

  • made from the stems of a bush found in the warm mountains of Japan

  • it grows to 1.0- 1.5 meters in height

  • its a very rare bush and most expensive in the making of Washi papers

  • machine made

  • has a beautiful sheen , and somewhat translucent

  • has a natural sizing restricting the amount of bleed when written or painted on with any wet media

  • has a smooth surface for printmaking, drawing, calligraphy

  • has  a warm organic look with bits of “Chiri” ( bits of dark bark )

  • we have both

Gampi Smooth size : 25” x 37 “

Gampi smooth natural size: 25” x 37