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Youdesignme is an independent illustrator called Kristin who lives in Berlin, in Germany. Her favourite media are watercolours and drawing, but she also practises her art digitally.For almost all of her paintings, she works with a very limited palette of just seven colours and uses ARCHES® Aquarelle cold pressed paper.

Environmental protection, a matter of sustainable determination!

A new international certification now rewards ARCHES®’s constant commitment to the protection of the environment and sustainable development. The Arches paper mill has long included socially and environmentally responsible practices in its manufacturing process. In keeping with those commitments ARCHES® has recently earned SCS Recycled Content certification.

Caleme, a fascinating artist, fascinated by paper

Caleme or Caroline Le Meur, is a French artist who was born in Alsace and grew up immersed in the world of paper since the family business involved selling paper. She began her artistic career as a fresco painter. Caleme then went to live in China where she enriched her artistic techniques, in particular learning the paper cutting arts from masters of the traditional techniques.

LUXE PACK, the luxury packaging show

At the end of September, Monaco hosted LUXE PACK, the premier international trade event in the luxury packaging field for over 30 years. Every year, the fair brings together manufacturers of creative packaging from more than 30 different countries.