LexJet has introduced Sunset Reserve Matte Canvas and Sunset Reserve Bright Matte Canvas.
Sunset Reserve Matte Canvas and Sunset Reserve Bright Matte Canvas round out a diverse portfolio of LexJet inkjet canvas products that include the Sunset Select Matte Canvas and Sunset Select Gloss Canvas, the solvent and UV curable compatible Sunset Select Satin Canvas SUV, and Instant Dry Satin Canvas.
"Both versions of the Sunset Reserve Canvas have a nice subtle texture for true artistic color-critical canvas reproduction," said Alex Ried, LexJet product manager. "And, since some customers prefer a bright white base to a more neutral white tone and vice-versa it was important to offer that option with the same performance, quality, consistency and color gamut."
Compatible with aqueous printers from Canon, Epson and HP—and specially engineered to take advantage of the wider color gamuts provided by the latest generation of their printers—both canvas products are perfect for a variety of applications, from commercial and corporate graphics to gallery and museum wraps and other fine art and photographic output. Both are optimized for LexJet's Sunset Coatings—Gloss and Satin—and work well with other spray and roll-on protective coatings.
"It prints great. I love it because when I profiled the canvas, I could amp up the sharpness with photography and get more detail out of it. And, the coating allows for a high ink load, so if someone wants to produce high-quality prints they can do it with this canvas," said Mark Lakey, owner and president of Art Warehouse, Chattanooga, TN, who prints for renowned photographers and artists. "You see more vibrancy with this canvas in color prints and for black and white printing I can hit the tonality marks I'm after."
Sunset Reserve Matte Canvas has a neutral-white finish that produces a wide color gamut without optical brighteners. Sunset Reserve Bright Matte Canvas features a bright white base. Both are a water resistant, acid-free and pH-neutral with a poly/cotton blend so they're easily stretched for gallery and museum wraps.
They are both available in 17-, 24-, 36-, 44-, and 60-inch widths in 40-foot roll lengths on 3-inch cores. Sunset Reserve Bright Matte Canvas is also available in 50- and 54-inch widths.