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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 Hand Made Paper Mill - Cave Paper
 
 
 
The Saint-Armand paper mill
 
 
the Philadelphia Handmade Paper Company
offering papers and paper making supplies
 
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
 
 
 

 

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We endeavor to respond to specific questions
on items offered for sale.
 
Responses will not be given for Requests:
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  • to Identify, Value, Find & /or Research items (use search engine, ebay history or links above)
 
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Links related to:
VINTAGE FINE PAPER AVAILABLE
 
 
VINTAGE PAPER:

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
 
 
Known to have vintage papers in the past
- inquire even if They no longer list vintage papers:
 
Vintage Paper co.    The Vintage Paper Co. Web Site
 
Lawrence.co.uk
 
jacksonsart
 

 
Links To Contemporary
Hand Made Paper Mills:
 
In North America:
 
THE PERIODIC PAPERMILL
 
 
The Hand Made Paper Mill - Cave Paper
 

Twin Rocker Hand-Made Paper Mill

 

The Saint-Armand paper mill
 
 
the Philadelphia Handmade Paper Company
offering papers and paper making supplies
 
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!
 
 
More links soon
 


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

 

Organizations & Periodicals on hand made paper

http://www.handpapermaking.org/

 

 

 
Information sites
A great resource on the history of paint makers:
The British National Portrait Museum
 
 
Tate: Turners Paints & Sets
 
A great resource on watercolour paint & history:
http://members.ziggo.nl/jcdhollander/kistjes/
 
Hand Print- The finest guide to watercolor painting
Awesome website with the most information of any on Watercolor
 
 
Dieter Freyer:  
Handmade paper on the net webguide to the world of handmade paper

This is the most extensive site of hand paper making with links\

 

 
Art Paper Historical information

  THE PAPER AND WATERMARK MUSEUM OF FABRIANO - ITALY

http://www.museodellacarta.com/default.asp?lang=eng

 

WHATMAN Ltd. Website : HISTORY OF WHATMAN

 

Whatman Invention of Wove Paper

 

REEVES HISTORY OFFICIAL WEBSITE
 
 
 

 

 

 

WINSOR & NEWTON HISTORY TIME LINE
 
Winsor & Newton RESOURCE CENTER: Early Catalogs,
Dating Winsor Newton Items etc.
 
WINSOR NEWTON modern watercolors composition
 
More links soon....

 

 LINKS FOR HISTORICAL INFORMATION,
 
Antique Watercolor Paint Blocks
Watercolor Paint Boxes, Paint & Paper   
 
History and use of pigments:
http://www.webexhibits.org/pigments/
 
 
 
Reeves history from Reeves company:
http://www.reeves-art.com/in-the-beginning
 
 
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/
 
 
 
A great resource on the history of paint makers:
The British National Portrait Museum

 

WINSOR & NEWTON HISTORY HOME PAGE

 

WINSOR & NEWTON HISTORY TIME LINE
 
Winsor & Newton RESOURCE CENTER: Early Catalogs,
Dating Winsor Newton Items etc.
 
 
 
 
REEVES HISTORY OFFICIAL WEBSITE
 
 
Fitzwilliam Museum- Hamilton Kerr Institute archive of Winsor Newton
 
 
 
 
Art Paper
 
International Paper Historians Association
 

WHATMAN Ltd. Website : HISTORY OF WHATMAN

 

Whatman Invention of Wove Paper

 

SIZING PAPER -Sizing waterleaf- Sizing with gelatin
 
 

 

Links related to:
VINTAGE PAPER
Currently operating Hand Made Paper Mills,
 
Hand Made Paper Suppliers
&
Information on Hand Made Paper & Watercolor
 
VINTAGE PAPER:

J B Green & Sons Co.

The Green family began making paper in 1813 and closed the mill in 1987 -
Historical information, some vintage papers & more are available at:
Simon Barcham Green's Web site
 
 
Links To Contemporary Hand Made Paper Mills:
 
 
 
In North America:
 
THE PERIODIC PAPERMILL
 
 
 
The Hand Made Paper Mill - Cave Paper
 
 

Twin Rocker Hand-Made Paper Mill

 

The Saint-Armand paper mill
 
 
the Philadelphia Handmade Paper Company
offering papers and paper making supplies
 
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!
 
 
More links soon
 


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:

Shepherds Falkiners

Fine Papers , & Bookbinding Supplies

 

Organizations & Periodicals on hand made paper

http://www.handpapermaking.org/

 

 
Information sites
 
A great resource on watercolour paint & history:
http://members.ziggo.nl/jcdhollander/kistjes/
 
Hand Print- the world's finest guide to watercolor painting
Awesome website with the most information of any on Watercolor
 
 
Dieter Freyer:  
Handmade paper on the net webguide to the world of handmade paper

This is the most extensive site of hand paper making with links\

 

 
Art Paper Historical information

  THE PAPER AND WATERMARK MUSEUM OF FABRIANO - ITALY

http://www.museodellacarta.com/default.asp?lang=eng

 

WHATMAN Ltd. Website : HISTORY OF WHATMAN

 

Whatman Invention of Wove Paper

 

REEVES HISTORY OFFICIAL WEBSITE
 
 
A great resource on the history of paint makers:
The British National Portrait Museum

 

WINSOR & NEWTON HISTORY HOME PAGE

 

WINSOR & NEWTON HISTORY TIME LINE
 
Winsor & Newton RESOURCE CENTER: Early Catalogs,
Dating Winsor Newton Items etc.
 
More links soon....
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Not all of these are for sale , some are shown for historical interest.
Photos are copyright protected
 
(c)1985-2011 All original designs and photographs shown herein are and copyright protected.
(c) Copyright 1985- 2011 The Whimsie Studio, Larry Henke, Ronald Bodoh
Whimsie studio is a trademark protected name
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
WINSOR & NEWTON HISTORY HOME PAGE
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
A great resource on painting in watercolor from Cathy Johnson:
http://cathyjohnson.info/catalog.html