Strathmore - 500 Series - Bristol - Sheet - 2ply Vellum - 23x29 - Strathmore Bristol provides a stiff, strong surface to work on without the need for mounting. Bristol generally describes drawing paper that is pasted together to form multi-ply sheets. It derives its name from the early days of European papermaking, when mills would send their finest paper to Bristol, England to be pasted.
The 500 Series Bristol was created in 1893. This 100% cotton bristol is an industry standard. Vellum surface has a toothy finish that is excellent for pencil, charcoal, pastel and oil pastel as well as pen, airbrush, and light washes. 100% Cotton. Acid Free.