Could this paper pad bed used for making watercolors?
This paper pad is not meant for wet mediums. They tend to bleed through the paper.
What's the color of the paper pad? Is it white, or whitish?
The paper pad is white, not whitish or gray color. So, it makes it easier for scanning purposes.
Would this paper pad work well with art markers?
Markers tend to bleed through the paper, but luckaly strathmore has a paper pad designed for markers.
Does this paper pad work well for coloring pencils, in addition to regular pencils?
The paper pad was designed for pencil drawings. As such, it can work just fine for coloring pencils.
What does the weight of the paper pad mean? Does it really weight 60 pounds?
The pounds refer to the width of the paper pad. The less it has, the thinner it is. If you are looking for a thick paper pad, look for a higher value.
What is the weight of this paper pad?
The paper pad weights about 60 lb. This means that the paper is fine tooth.
Is this paper pad perforated?
The paper pad does come with the holes that make it easy to remove.
- This sketchpad is about 60 lb. / 89 gsm. and it is acid free.
- It has affine tooth surface idea l for dry media, not for pens. Great for preliminary drawings.
- Designed for pencil, sketching stick and charcoal.
- It has 100 sheets in this pad.
- It is about 5.5"x8.5" Wire Bound
Publisher: Strathmore Paper
Details: This sketchpad has heavy weight paper ideal for drawing experimentations. It is ideal for practicing different pencil techniques. It is part of the 400 series. It has a convenient size, and great for taking it on the go. Strathmore has been making fancy paper since the last 150 years. The photo shows you how not to use the paper. It shows the importance of reading about the product before buying it. I had originally got it to continue my Chiblia manga. After doing the first page, I realized the pen had soaked through the other side of the page. Counting my losses I continue with the manga. It ended up working well with the pens. All in all, the paper should be used as it was meant to.