Essdee Linoleum is formulated to be especially soft for easy carving making it ideal for all users from students to masters. Manufactured from natural materials: linseed oil and wood flour, makes it biodegradable. The light grey surface can be directly drawn upon with a pencil or a design can be transferred using tracing paper. This superior Lino prints onto a wide range of paper, board and fabric, and can be used with both oil and water-based inks. Linoleum should be stored in a sealed container or bag and kept away from heat or direct sunlight to prevent the surface from hardening.