Xuan Paper Buyer Guide

This guide >40 different grades of Xuan papers in our shop. Perfect Xuan has the highest concentration of quality tree bark, which is the most…

Xuan Paper Care, Storage and Mounting

How to look after your Xuan paper and options for mounting your finished painting or calligraphy.

Size My Xuan Paper?

Cover Photo: Inkston Xuan Paper Workshop Craftsman, taken on 6th June, 2018. How to make your raw Xuan paper more creative? Different from machine made…

INKSTON Gold Fleck Plus, half-treated Xuan Paper

We have updated the paper recipe and improved the way, which we used to apply gold flecks on this paper. The new paper you will… $27.50$143.00

Xuan Paper Making – a UNESCO intangible heritage

Xuan paper making matured over 1,000 years ago in the Tang dynasty, following original invention of paper by Cai Lun (7-121) and is regarded as one…

INKSTON Shimmer Plus Xuan Paper Mica Sized

Sized papers with added Mica to create the Shimmer effect, made with alpine rushes, deliberately less absorbent than unsized raw Xuan tree bark paper to… $20.90$121.00

INKSTON Expert Landscape Xuan Paper

INKSTON Expert Landscape Xuan paper contains 65 to 75% Pteroceltis Tatarinowii tree bark, it is untreated/unsized (raw/uncooked in Chinese) and is particularly recommended for landscape painting.… $16.50$121.00

INKSTON Expert Calligraphy Xuan Paper

INKSTON Expert Calligraphy Xuan paper contains 65 to 75% Pteroceltis Tatarinowii tree bark, it is untreated/unsized (raw/uncooked in Chinese) and is suitable for both painting and… $20.90$153.03

INKSTON Double Xuan Paper

INKSTON Double Xuan paper contains 38-45% Pteroceltis Tatarinowii tree bark, it is untreated/unsized (raw/uncooked in Chinese) and is suitable for both painting and calligraphy. This paper$49.50$204.60

INKSTON Perfect 70 Xuan Paper

INKSTON Perfect 70 Xuan Paper contains 70% very fine Pteroceltis Tatarinowii tree bark, it is untreated/unsized (raw/uncooked in Chinese) and is suitable for both painting and… $31.90$218.90

INKSTON Extra Thin Gongbi Plus, Sized Xuan Paper * Cicada Wing

Compared with standard Gongbi Sized Xuan Paper, this paper is much thinner. It is also referred to as 'wing of cicada' (蝉翼)because it is thin and… $28.16$169.40

INKSTON Extra Fine Flower/ Bird Xuan Paper

INKSTON Extra Fine Flower/ Bird Xuan Paper contains 33-38% Pteroceltis Tatarinowii tree bark, it is untreated/unsized (raw/uncooked in Chinese) and has a tiny portion of added… $17.60$119.46