Handmade in Japan, Kitakata is a smooth, lightweight paper made with 100% Gampi. Gampi fibres have a natural sheen and are often used for making thin tissues.

Kitakata paper has a neutral pH, 4 deckles, and is 30 gsm in weight. It is ideal for use as a conservation tissue in bookmaking projects or in the chine colle printmaking process.

Please note: this product is only available at select Opus locations. It can be purchased through our website or at your request, it can easily be ordered for you to your nearest store location. Simply ask our store staff for assistance or email us at

Ordering sheets of paper online? Please note that we have a minimum paper shipping requirement depending on the weight of paper ordered. Call our National Mail Order toll free at 1-800-633-6953 or click for more details.

Opus PLUS Members' Bulk Pricing:

Buy 10+ and save 10%
Buy 25+ and save 15%
Buy 100+ and save 20%

Bulk discount off regular prices only.

">Please note that bulk discount can be applied to a large quantities  of single items only. Bulk prices and sale prices cannot be combined. The greater of either discount will be applied.

Kitakata Paper (30 gsm) Light Green
Kitakata Paper (30 gsm) White