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ArtPrint unmounted linoleum blocks

Unmounted ArtPrint Linoleum

After a long search, we have finally found linoleum made specifically for printmaking. We like carving this linoleum much better than any other we have tried.

ArtPrint Linoleum is made in the Netherlands and it is specifically made for printmaking. It contains no PVCs, just natural materials, including linseed oil, rosin, wood flour and limestone pressed onto a jute backing (MSDS available upon request).

ArtPrint lies flat and it is very easy to carve. At the same time, it is stiff enough to hold fine detail. Carbon paper, permanent felt pens, pencil marks and ink from Inkjet Transfer Paper all show up very well on the smooth, medium gray surface.

For best results, you need sharp tools. Any of McClain's woodblock carving tools will carve linoleum easily. Keep a Leather Honing Block handy; because linoleum contains limestone, it tends to dull tools faster than wood.

The thickness of this linoleum is 3mm or just shy of 1/8 inch.

Free Sample

If you have not tried ArtPrint Linoleum before and you live in the U.S., we will be happy to send you one free small sample of unmounted ArtPrint Linoleum. Please call 800-832-4264 or email your name and address to mail@imcclains.com.

If you live outside the U.S., you will need to pay the shipping, which starts at around U.S.$10.00. Please contact us for the exact amount to ship samples to your country.

We gather requests for samples together and send them out every seven to ten days, when we have a break from shipping orders. Thank you for your patience.

5% Volume Discount
Receive a 5% discount on orders of 12 or more of the same size Unmounted ArtPrint Linoleum Blocks. Different sizes cannot be combined for this discount. There are no discounts on custom orders.

You can easily cut linoleum with a utility knife or we will cut custom sizes for you for a small additional charge. Please allow one week for cutting custom blocks and for large orders.

Unmounted ArtPrint Linoleum

  Size (in inches) Ship Weight Price per block Enter Quantity
L1410 4 x 6 0.4lb $1.30

L1411 6 x 8 0.5lb $2.45

L1412 8 x 10 0.8lb $4.15

L1413 9 x 12 1.0lb $5.55

L1418 18 x 24 3.4lb $22.20

L1425 3' x 6' roll 22lb $133.20

Special order

  Size Price Enter Quantity
L1498 Special order:
per sq. inch

Maximum width: 36"
Maximum length: 72"

There is a minimum charge of $1.00 each for custom cut blocks.

NO RETURNS OR REFUNDS ON CUSTOM SIZES

Please call our office to place special orders:
1-800-832-4264

Or use the calculator in the right column:
$0.062
per sq. inch

Width of block
(in inches):
Length of block
(in inches):

Calculated price per block:
$

Number of blocks:

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