is professional watercolour paper really worth it?

If you’ve started practicing, or started thinking about practicing watercolour, you might have noticed there is some seriously expensive paper out there. Is it worth the investment? or are the cheaper options just as good? You’re in the right place to find out!

types of watercolour paper fibre

description of the types of paper fibres available to paint with watercolours & gouache

something else to keep in mind when choosing watercolour paper...

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☼ do I need to buy expensive watercolour paper?
☼ do I need to buy professional watercolour paper?

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