From the manufacturer:
Hardbound Sketch Journals: 400 Series Sketch paper bound in a brown-black cover. This general purpose, heavyweight sketch paper is intended for practice of techniques or quick studies with any dry media. Journal Features: Lightly-textured, matte cover in dark chocolate brown. Durable Smyth-sewn binding allows pages to lay flatter. Weight: 60 lb. / 89 g/m2; Surface: Fine Tooth; Media Applications: Graphite pencil, colored pencil, charcoal, sketching stick, soft pastel, oil pastel
Hardbound Mixed Media Journals: This professional quality paper is internally sized for wet media with durable vellum finish for drawing techniques. 100% cotton fiber, acid free, lignin free, archival. Weight: 90 lb. / 190 g/m2; Media Applications: Watercolor, gouache, acrylic, graphite, pen and ink, colored pencil, marker, pastel and collage.
Artists want paper choices. That�s why we expanded our Art Journal collection to include softcover formats with sketch, toned sketch, drawing, watercolor and mixed media papers.
Durable Smyth-sewn binding allows pages to lay flatter.
Velvety softcover in rich dark brown, in a flexible, light weight format. Made in the U.S.A.