Palettera® Colored Papers

Palettera® Colored Papers

50+ years of technical and manufacturing experience making colored paper
225+ colored and blended grades made today – excellent color matching services
Variety of surface treatments available to suit your needs
Flame, water, mold, heat resistance
Palettera® Colored Papers
From red Valentine’s hearts and blue waters to white drawing tablet papers, Ahlstrom’s Palettera® Papers provide a vibrant color spectrum for a variety of arts and crafts. Palettera® colors are available using both virgin and recycled fibers.



  • Bleached
  • trulyNatural®
  • Blend
  • Pre- or post-consumer recycled

Basis Weights

  • 8.5 lbs – 180 lbs (per 3000ft2)
  • 14 gsm to 295 gsm

5 paper finishes : MF, MGn XKL®, SCK, Glassine, Crepe

Potential applications include paint masking, craft papers, picture frame backing, building products, box cover, ticket stock, end leaf, retail bags & packaging…Limitless!

All Palettera® papers can be produced utilizing innovative Flame-Gard® solutions. Ahlstrom is an industry leader in flame-resistant materials across a diverse range of markets and end-use applications.


Paper Finishes Basis Weight Fiber Applications
MF, MG, Glassine, SCK
XKL®. Crepe
14-295 GSM


Construction Paper, Posterboard, Ticket Stock, Art Paper, Window Shade


Find out more about our Flame-Gard®, trulyNatural® and other supporting technologies here.



This product and more participate in transitioning packaging ƒrom Plastic to Purpose.

Learn more about our philosophy and our webinars regarding the possibility of fiber-based solutions here