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Anyone know where I can buy cheap beige paper in large amounts?

Everything I'm seeing is just really expensive high quality sketch books. I'm just looking for something cheap that I can do a lot of sketching on that is some kind of beige color that I can use white on.

>> No.4198347

Packages from amazon have tons of brown packing paper in it.

>> No.4198349

buy them in rolls, its more expensive initially but better value, and you can cut to size^^

>> No.4198385
Quoted By: >>4198388

hmm, weird, where i live you can buy some paper sheets binded together for like 0.60$ (i dont live in the us). we call it "grey" paper but the color is beige. the paper quality is of course not amazing but it makes for a very nice sketchbook.

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forgot pic. they also come in a4 and a3.

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>> No.4198552

white paper.
tie dye.. dye. paint it on, let er' dry.
can also boil water add dye and soak plastic in it. popular with RC car enthusiasts who customize rims/spoilers to match custom paint jobs.

if you don't mind brown paper you can that at home depot in a 1,000ft roll for under a $100.
12/18/24/36 inch x 1000ft

>> No.4198587

Do what Turner used to do, and cover it in a watercolour wash?

>> No.4198860

try to see if you have a small press somewhere in your city, you might grab large amounts of paper for cheap

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try looking for postal wrapping paper, usually in stock at art supply places or moving/packaging places. a 75 foot roll is only a few bucks

not beige but you get the idea

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This is a good option. The color of the paper is a little lighter than what you see on the page. The image is just to see how the whites stand out. With the paper in front, the contrast is much greater.

1 - FC PITT artist pen
2 - Lyra Rembrant pastel pencil
3 - FC PITT pastel pencil
4 - Derwent tinted charcoal

>> No.4200375

you can always buy some cheap printer paper and some cheap acrylic brown, mix some with water on a plate, wash papers in it and hang them dry

>> No.4200478

baking paper is sometimes that color, idk though

>> No.4200489

>almost 1 dollar a sheet

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