We love this paper as a good quality watercolor paper. Excellent for creating your portfolio or display. It does allow you to pick-up your watercolors to create lighter sections within your painting.
From the manufacturer:
This watercolor paper has a cold press surface and is ideal for water-based media including watercolor, tempera, acrylic, gouache or poster paint. Acid Free. 90 lb. (22" x 30" x 500 sheets) 190 g/m2