Sihl Masterclass professional inkjet media coming to US and Canada


posted Friday, January 29, 2016 at 1:33 PM EDT

Paper supplier and distributer Hilltop Paper has become the exclusive supplier of Sihl Masterclass premium inkjet papers in the United States and Canada.

Sihl, a global leader for digital print substrates, has existed since their founders built a paper mill on the Sihl River in Switzerland in 1478. Their new Sihl Masterclass media is available in eight different types. For glossy papers, there are High Gloss Photo Paper 330 and Metallic Pearl High Gloss Photo Paper 290. There are two lustre papers, Lustre Photo Duo 330 and Lustre Photo Paper 300. Sihl also offers a Satin Baryta 290. The new lineup of paper is rounded out by three "creative art" papers: Textured Matte Cotton 320, Smooth Matte Cotton 320, and Matte Photo Canvas 400. You can purchase sample packs, download ICC profiles, and view additional information on each paper via the links above.


Each of the papers will be sold in 25 sheet boxes in A4 (roughly US Letter) and 13" x 19" sizes. The papers are also available in 24" and 44" rolls. A Photo Sample Pack is available here for $13 and includes three A4 sheets of Metallic Pearl High Gloss, High Gloss, Lustre Photo, and Lustre Photo Duo papers. An Art Sample Pack is available here for $13 and includes three A4 sheets of Satin Baryta, Matte Photo Canvas, Smooth Matte Cotton, and Textured Matte Cotton papers.