As an artist, you spend a lot of time planning potential masterpieces.
Pencil sketches, quick watercolor washes and testing techniques are part of the creative development process.
Instead of dashing off ideas on the back of a used envelope or a piece of printer paper, treat yourself to a sketchbook that can withstand the rigors of water, erasures and heavy use.
Moleskine Watercolor Sketchbook A3
The Moleskine line of paper products has been in contemporary production since 1999. This style and quality of journals and sketchbooks is reminiscent of the type produced by French bookbinders for over 100 years.
The watercolor sketchbooks are created with cold pressed, archival quality paper produced in France. The paper is identical on both sides, 25 percent cotton fiber and PH neutral.
This Moleskine Watercolor Sketchbook is 11.7 x 16.5 inches and includes 96 pages. The traditional elastic loop holds the book closed securely and the hardbound covers provide a firm support.
The Moleskine company produces a full line of sketching and writing journals in a variety of sizes. The quality of the papers and the construction methods employed makes the line a respected name in the industry. Diarists, journalists and artists use these books because of the consistent quality and superior presentation the product provides.
Sized For Portability And Performance
The Moleskine Watercolor Sketchbook A3 (ISBN-10: 8862931972) is the perfect size for slipping in a tote bag, backpack or briefcase. Since the front and back of the stock is treated in the same manner, the 190-pound paper can be used on both sides. When opened flat, the sketching surface is 23.4 x 16.5 inches, allowing the artist to experiment and record his observations on a larger surface.
Whether you are using watercolor, pen and ink or markers, the heavy weight paper retains its opacity, allowing both sides of the paper to be used. It does not bleed through and the paper remains flat with light washes of paint or ink application. If the paper has buckled from the use of heavy washes, over time the page will flatten after drying and pressing.
Treat yourself or a fellow artist to a quality sketchbook and enjoy a little luxury.
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