This post will detail the different properties and features of drawing papers, and which types papers are best for different drawing situations. Cotton Fiber paper is the most durable type of drawing paper. Papers made out of cotton fiber are generally of the highest quality and can handle the most erasure.How much does a paper weigh?
A piece of printing paper usually weighs 60 grams to 120 grams. The normal weight of this material does not exceed 160 grams. When the weight of the material exceeds 160 grams, it is considered as a card.What is a medium weight paper?
Medium Weight Paper (170-216 gsm)-Like Your Average Greeting Card. Medium weight papers are a collection of our lighter weight cover stock sheets, or card stocks. Papers range from 65-80 pound (170-216gsm) cover, and are similar to a standard greeting card.