The Ruins of Middleham Castle, Yorkshire circa 1797 courtesy of Tate Britain, by Thomas Girtin. Pencil and Watercolour
Spiral Bound Pads for drawing & painting
We have introduced a substantial range of hard backed spiral bound books to facilitate the use of many of our papers for drawing and painting in more usable formats.  All papers are produced to be Ph neutral from acid free cotton, cotton & linen blends or pure linen.

 

The standard binding formats are quoted but we can provide both Portrait and Landscape to order as well as alternative formats.

 

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P1

Basic Drawing Pad

Contains 40 sheets, 160gm ivory acid free cotton wove, basic drawing & sketching paper. 

Format  24 x 28 cms  9.5" x 11"   Portrait bound

P3

Advance Drawing Pad, 240gm

Contains 30 sheets, 240gm long fibred cold pressed cotton, wove paper.  A fine white paper which tolerates repeated erasures and without ghosting, taking also light watercolour washes and fine detail.

Format  22 x 28 cm  9.5" x 11"  Portrait Bound

P4

Academic white Broad Laid Pad,120gm

Contains 24 sheets broad pale offwhite laid, cotton and linen blend.  Tolerates repeated erasures without ghosting, particulary fine for charcoal work.  Lightly textured surface provides good tooth

Format 20 x 24cm  7.8" x 9.5" Portrait bound

P10

Academic cream broad laid Pad, 80gm

Contains 24 sheets broad cream laid, cotton and linen blend.  Tolerates repeated erasures without ghosting, particulary fine for charcoal work.

Format 20 x 24cm  7.8" x 9.5" Portrait bound

P5

Ruscombe Pen Pad, Cream laid

Contains 24 sheets cream fine laid 120gm cotton & linen blend.  Surface gelatine sized for smooth pen or calligraphic work.

Format  17 x 24 cm,  6.7" x 9.4"  Portrait bound

P6

Ruscombe Pen Pad, Turner Blue laid

Contains 24 sheets bright Turner blue fine  laid 120gm  cotton & linen blend.  Surface gelatine sized for smooth pen or calligraphic work.

Format  17 x 24 cm,  6.7" x 9.4"  Portrait bound

P7

Ruscombe Pen Pad, Whistler's Olive

Contains 24 sheets Whistler's Olive , fine laid 120gm sheets cotton & linen blend.  Surface gelatine sized for smooth pen or calligraphic work.

Format  17 x 24 cm,  6.7" x 9.4"  Portrait bound

P8

Chateau Vellum, Pad white 110gm

Contains 32 sheets Chateu Vellum110gm sheets 100% linen blend.  Cold pressed for  pen or calligraphic work.

Format  17 x 24 cm,  6.7" x 9.4"  Portrait bound

P9

Mixed tone drawing Pad

Contains 32 sheets assorted tones and weights ( 65-120gm) from our bookpaper range.  Despite their light weight these are strong papers in both wove and laid styles with good tooth.  The offwhite tones support sanguine and chalk and provide  varied opportunities to the creator not possible with plain white papers.

Format  17 x 24 cm,  6.7" x 9.4"  Portrait bound

P11

Prudhon Drawing Pad

Contains 32 sheets, 16 each two of the popular blue laid facsimile papers of the type used by the French Artist Prudhon,  Barnsley Blue laid and Slad Blue

Format  17 x 24 cm,  6.7" x 9.4"  Portrait bound

WATERCOLOUR AND MIXED MEDIA PADS

A full range of pads from the collection of neutral sized and gelatins sized papers.

P12

Watercolour Pad - Turner Blue Landscape

Contains 18 sheets landscape format, 200gm gelatine sized watercolour paper.

Format 12 x 27 cm  4.75" x 11"  Landscape bound

P14

Watercolour Pad - Turner Blue

Contains 18 sheets, Turner Blue 200gm wove gelatine sized paper.

Format  24 x 27 cm  9.5" x 10.6" Portrait bound

P13

Watercolour Pad - David Cox Landscape

Contains 18 sheets  landscape format, 200gm gelatine sized watercolour paper.

Format 12 x 27 cm  4.75" x 11"  Landscape bound