Is vellum a cardstock?

This clear, vellum cardstock is made of translucent, 36lb paper so it is on the thinner side, but it is still high quality. This cardstock has a smooth surface, so it is great to write and print on.

What type of paper is vellum in printing?

Vellum paper isn’t actually a paper at all. It’s a little like tracing paper – it’s translucent, but not clear, with a slightly waxy finish and subtle marble like construction, which gives it an ethereal, unique finish.

How do I print on vellum without smearing?


  1. The Pros: Since laser printers lay down a layer of dry ink on top of the paper, they don’t smudge like ink jets. Plus they print more quickly, dry instantly and use up less ink, so they can also be more cost effective.
  2. The Cons: Sometimes the ink has a tendency to flake off.

What does vellum cardstock look like?

Originally, vellum had a mottled and translucent look to it. You can still achieve that same look with different types of cover stock. Parchment papers are made to resemble ancient vellum, and some manufacturers refer to their parchment line as vellum.

What is the thickest vellum paper?

The thickest vellum in the Clearprint range, each sheet is transparent with a durable surface for working with a wide range of media including alcohol and acrylic based markers and gouache….HEAVY VELLUM.

Part Number 26321511011
Weight 48 LB / 180 GSM

Can I put vellum paper in my printer?

Vellum can be printed with an inkjet or laser printer. However, due to its non-porous surface and its light, delicate nature, printing vellum paper may be tricky. Below, we offer some tips and tricks for printing these translucent, delicate sheets and for tackling common issues such as ink smudge and paper jams.

Can HP printer print on vellum?

There is NO setting on an HP Officejet Pro 8500 Premier that will print on vellum. I tried them all. You have to trick this persnickety printer by glue the feeding edge of the vellum to a sheet of regular printer paper. Set the printer for “fast draft” and – presto magic-o – it prints!

Do you need a special printer to print on vellum?

Vellum can be printed with an inkjet or laser printer.

Can you put vellum paper in the printer?

Are there different weights of vellum paper?

Medium Weight Vellum – 21-30lb This collection is our largest, consisting of medium weight vellums with weights between 21lb – 30lb: Frozen Limba Wood Grain Vellum – 21lb white. Glama Natural Vellum.

What is the GSM of vellum paper?

93 GSM
Vellum Paper, 100-Sheet Transparent Paper 8.5 x 11 Inches, 93 GSM Translucent Clear Paper for Sketching, Tracing, Printing, Scrapbooking.