Pastel papers are specially designed surfaces that cater to the unique needs of pastel artists. These papers feature a textured or toothed surface that provides an optimal grip for pastel sticks, allowing artists to achieve rich and vibrant color application. The texture of pastel papers helps to hold the pastel pigment in place, preventing excessive smudging and allowing for layering and blending techniques. These papers are available in a range of colors and tones, offering artists the ability to enhance their artwork with a complementary or contrasting backdrop. Pastel papers are also known for their archival quality, ensuring the longevity and preservation of pastel artworks. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced pastel artist, these papers provide a reliable and versatile foundation for creating stunning pastel paintings and drawings. With their unique surface and excellent pigment adhesion, pastel papers are a preferred choice for artists seeking to explore the expressive potential of pastels.