For just under 1500 years, Japan has been producing handmade paper in a volume and variety that is second to none. Washi is the Japanese term for paper produced in the traditional manner. Paper exists harmoniously, and essential to life, and the Japanese have long cherished and respected the handmade sheet.
Legion Paper is proud to offer dozens of different papers from Japan. Below is an overview of some of the papers we offer. For more information on these or other Japanese papers, please contact us
The name comes from the mulberry plant from which the kozo fiber is taken. Lightweight and soft, Mulberry is very strong and very versatile. This paper is excellent for printing or printmaking. Made of kozo/sulphite, neutral pH, 4 natural deckles.
Available Sizes, Weights and Formats
Color Surface Weight Size Quantity
Rolls 40gsm 27x10yds
Sheets 45gsm 25×33.5