Sketch Pads - Drawing Pads (Heavier Weight Paper)

Premium (Cotton or Blended)
Canson Edition Drawing Pads
Canson Edition Drawing Pads Clearance!

Canson Edition is a luxurious 100% cotton paper that delivers excellent performance with a variety of media. Now available in drawing pads, this traditional French-made printmaking sheet has two distinct surfaces, making it ideal for both drawing and multimedia expression.

Price: $4.47
 
Hahnemühle Bamboo Paper Pads
Hahnemühle Bamboo Paper Pads

Naturally age-resistant, Hahnemühle bamboo paper has a unique surface suitable for watercolors, acrylics, and pastels, as well as for sketching and drawing with charcoal. Pads each contain 25 sheets of 125 lb (265 gsm) paper.

Prices range from $29.99 - $80.99
 
Hahnem&uuml;hle Premium <nobr>Velour Pads</nobr>
Hahnemühle Premium Velour Pads

Hahnemühle applies velour generously and consistently to a smooth acid-free paper. Colors adhere naturally to the velvety surface, but the use of spray fixative is recommended.

Price: $21.59
 
Legion Lenox Cotton Drawing Pads
Legion Lenox Cotton Drawing Pads

Legion Lenox Cotton Drawing Pad is a 100% cotton, medium-texture, machine-made fine art paper for colored pencils, graphite, pastels, and charcoal, plus etching, silkscreening, and offset lithography. Acid-free, pH-neutral. 92 lb (250 gsm). 15-sheet pads. Made in the USA.

Prices range from $8.35 - $22.05
 
Stonehenge Drawing Paper Pads
Stonehenge Drawing Paper Pads

Stonehenge is an affordable paper that offers archival qualities at a machine-made price. Made in the USA from buffered, acid-free 100% cotton, this versatile paper has a smooth, flawless vellum surface with a slight tooth and a fine, even grain.

Prices range from $7.48 - $43.45
 
Stonehenge Spiral Pads
Stonehenge Spiral Pads

The same great art paper that has become the standard for quality, consistency, and performance for fine art applications, Stonehenge paper is now available in a more permanent format - wire-o spiral pads.

Prices range from $12.76 - $42.85
 
Strathmore 500 Series Charcoal Pads
Strathmore 500 Series Charcoal Pads

Strathmore's 500 Series Charcoal Paper is a 100% cotton fiber, acid-free paper that has a traditional laid pattern for precise shading with charcoal and pastels. Its raised texture is also suitable for pen, pencil, or art crayon. 64 lb (95 gsm) weight.

Prices range from $5.04 - $17.92
 
Utrecht American Master’s Printmaking Paper Pads
Utrecht American Master’s Printmaking Paper Pads

Utrecht American Master’s Printmaking Paper Pads are made of 90 lb, acid-free, premium 100% cotton rag fiber. Developed for fine print editions, this all-purpose paper works well with all media. Made in the USA.

Prices range from $9.86 - $47.79
Standard (Cellulose)
Blick Studio Drawing Pads
Blick Studio Drawing Pads

Ideal for pencil, charcoal, crayon, pen, light washes, and final drawings, the high-quality, heavyweight (80 lb, 130 gsm), acid-free white paper in Blick Studio Drawing Pads has a surface that erases cleanly. The pads are spiral-bound on the short side with a heavyweight board backing.

Prices range from $3.67 - $15.75
 
Cachet 101 Mix Media Pads
Cachet 101 Mix Media Pads

Designed for wet and dry techniques, plus mixed media, collage, crafts, and visual journaling, Cachet 101 Mix Media pads offer good quality at a value price for both students and beginning artists.

Prices range from $6.14 - $12.85
 
Cachet Classic Ecru Wirebound Sketchbooks
Cachet Classic Ecru Wirebound Sketchbooks

Why draw on white paper when you can have the richer look of Classic Ecru? The black hard cover is wire bound. Each sketchbook contains 70 lb (104 gsm) paper.

Prices range from $13.15 - $21.99
 
Cachet Classic Wirebound Black Cover Sketchbook
Cachet Classic Wirebound Black Cover Sketchbook

This classic spiral bound sketchbook contains high-quality, medium-surface drawing paper. The long-lasting black, embossed hard cover is water and fray resistant. Each sketchbook contains 80 sheets of 70 lb acid free drawing paper. Bound on the long side.

Prices range from $9.48 - $22.25
 
Canson Artist Series Drawing Books
Canson Artist Series Drawing Books

Canson Artist Series Drawing Books feature a heavyweight sketch paper that is smudge-resistant and erases cleanly. The paper is a classic cream color with a nice tooth for graphite, colored pencils, and pen-and-ink. Wirebound books hold 60 sheets of 90 lb (147 gsm) true size, micro-perforated paper.

Prices range from $5.96 - $9.94
 
Canson C' a Grain Drawing Pad
Canson C' a Grain Drawing Pad

This French-made, medium textured paper erases well, and is an ideal foundation for broad and fine-point media. Micro-perforated, true size, wire-bound pads. 111 lb (180 gsm), 20 sheets per pad.

Prices range from $3.95 - $11.98
 
Canson Classic Cream Drawing Pad
Canson Classic Cream Drawing Pad

This heavy 90 lb acid-free premium drawing paper has a creamy color and a medium tooth. It is well suited for charcoal, pastel, pencil, or pen. Double wire bound on the short side with micro-perforated sheets. Extra-heavy backing for rigid support.

Prices range from $4.38 - $11.95
 
Canson Foundation Drawing Pads
Canson Foundation Drawing Pads

These economical pads contain 30 sheets of acid-free drawing paper suitable for final drawings in charcoal, pastel, pencil, and pen. The paper's fine texture erases cleanly and blends smoothly. Double-wire bound with micro-perforated sheets.

Prices range from $3.09 - $9.99
 
Canson Mi-Teintes Pads
Canson Mi-Teintes Pads

For pastel, oil pastel, chalk, pencil, watercolor or acrylic work. Vellum texture on one side and flat surface on reverse. 98 lb (160 gsm) sheet, 66% rag content, colorfast. Pads have 4 sheets each of 6 colors.

Prices range from $8.19 - $10.92
 
Canson Mi-Teintes Spiral Pad
Canson Mi-Teintes Spiral Pad

The 16-sheet spiral bound white pads have ultra-smooth glassine slipsheets between each page to protect drawings and prevent smudging. The 24 sheet black paper pads feature a fold-over cover with no slipsheets between pages.

Prices range from $7.83 - $12.13
 
Canson Pure White Drawing Pad
Canson Pure White Drawing Pad

Bright white pad features a 102 brightness level which provides superb color contrast. Its fine tooth is ideal for detailed drawing in pencil, colored pencil, pen and ink. True size sheets with micro perforation allow clean tears and use of the full area.

Prices range from $4.49 - $12.36
 
Canson Repositionable ArtBooks
Canson Repositionable ArtBooks

Imagine being able to remove pages from your mixed media or illustration book, allowing them to dry, and then replacing or rearranging them in the book — in any order you choose! The revolutionary arrowhead wirebound system in Canson’s Repositionable ArtBooks lets you do just that.

Prices range from $22.75 - $23.69
 
Canson XL Black Drawing Pad
Canson XL Black Drawing Pad

The Canson XL Black Drawing Pad contains Canson's world-famous Colorline paper for high-contrast artwork that lasts. Fade-resistant dye and high-grade pigments guarantee longevity for finished artwork. This wirebound pad holds 40 micro-perforated sheets.

Price: $13.49
 
Canson XL Drawing Pads
Canson XL Drawing Pads

These wirebound pads contain microperforated true-size sheets and 14 pt heavyweight covers for durability. Developed and tested by art professors, these sheets feature a special surface formulation that ensures clean erasing and exceptional performance.

Prices range from $3.95 - $12.64
 
Fabriano Black Black and White White Pads
NEW! Fabriano Black Black and White White Pads

Fabriano Black Black and White White Pads hold 20 sheets of deep black or bright white paper. Ideal for pastels, colored pencils, markers, and papercrafts, this 300 gsm paper also accepts light water media. Paper is acid-free, made from chlorine-free cellulose pulp. Made in Italy.

Prices range from $5.58 - $11.99
 
Stonehenge Kraft Paper Pads
Stonehenge Kraft Paper Pads

Ideal for both drawing and printmaking, the paper in these pads has a traditional Earth tone color and a vellum finish. Ideal for both students and professional artists, it works well with colored pencils, graphite, charcoal, pastels, and watercolors.

Prices range from $16.59 - $25.29
 
Strathmore 300 Series Charcoal Pads
Strathmore 300 Series Charcoal Pads

This natural white paper has a traditional laid finish which is ideal for charcoal and pastel. The surface is even strong enough to hold up to oil pastel and crayon. Acid-free. 64 lb (95 gsm).

Prices range from $4.49 - $16.63
 
Strathmore 300 Series Drawing Pads
Strathmore 300 Series Drawing Pads

Each pad contains 25 or 50 sheets of bright white, 70 lb (114 gsm), acid-free paper. The paper is receptive to pen and ink, pencil, crayon, charcoal, watercolor, and markers. Pads are spiral bound on the short side.

Prices range from $5.05 - $13.87
 
Strathmore 400 Series Colored Pencil Pads
Strathmore 400 Series Colored Pencil Pads

Strathmore 400 Series Colored Pencil Paper has a toothy, clean surface for a variety of colored pencil techniques. It's also excellent for graphite, charcoal, and sketching sticks. Durable enough for repeated erasures and reworking. The wirebound pads hold 30 sheets of white 100 lb (163 gsm) paper.

Prices range from $2.99 - $17.45
 
Strathmore 400 Series Drawing Paper Pads
Strathmore 400 Series Drawing Paper Pads

Strathmore 400 is one of the most versatile sheets Strathmore offers. This off-white drawing paper has a uniform surface and is ideal for sketching and most finished work. Readily accepts pen and ink, pencil, crayon, charcoal, light washes, and markers.

Prices range from $2.05 - $11.48
 
Strathmore 400 Series Gray Scale Pads
Strathmore 400 Series Gray Scale Pads

Ideal for value studies, this heavyweight pad contains three sheets each of white, black, and three shades of gray, a total of 15 sheets in all. Each 15-sheet pad is tape-bound on the short side.

Prices range from $4.98 - $14.96
 
Strathmore 400 Series Heavyweight Drawing Pads
Strathmore 400 Series Heavyweight Drawing Pads

The surface on this 100 lb (163 gsm) drawing paper has slightly more texture than Strathmore's 80 lb paper, making it durable enough to stand up to repeated erasing and reworking. Excellent for use with pencils, colored pencils, charcoal, and sketching sticks.

Prices range from $4.09 - $13.68
 
Strathmore 400 Series Recycled Toned Sketch Wirebound Journals
Strathmore 400 Series Recycled Toned Sketch Wirebound Journals

Experience unique sketching and drawing possibilities with Strathmore 400 Series Recycled Toned Sketch paper. Perfect for both light and dark media

Prices range from $3.89 - $11.28
 
Strathmore 400 Series Smooth Surface Drawing Pads
Strathmore 400 Series Smooth Surface Drawing Pads

Strathmore 400 is one of the most versatile sheets Strathmore offers. This cream-colored drawing paper with a smooth, non-reflective surface is ideal for line drawing and technical detail work, as well as sketching and finished work. 24 sheets. 80 lb (130 gsm).

Prices range from $4.75 - $12.93
School and Classroom
ART1st Drawing Pad
ART1st Drawing Pad

ART1st pads are an exciting new line of affordable art pads and sketchbooks for the student or beginner. The paper is artist quality with chipboard backs and sturdy binding styles. All pads are tape bound except for the 12" × 9" side spiral sketch diary.

Prices range from $3.59 - $5.72
 
Bienfang Young Artists Sketch and Drawing Pads
Bienfang Young Artists Sketch and Drawing Pads

With a style that young artists identify with, these spiral-bound sketch and drawing pads contain a better-quality, 45 lb paper than entry-level sketch and drawing pads. Excellent with pen and ink, pastels, and charcoal, the medium-texture surface is also very good for use with pencils.

Prices range from $2.29 - $7.65
 
Reeves Drawing Pad
Reeves Drawing Pad

High quality and economical price make these tape bound drawing pads perfect for students and beginning artists. Each pad contains 50 sheets of 70 lb (114 gsm) drawing paper.

Price: $5.43
 
Strathmore 200 Series Drawing Paper
Strathmore 200 Series Drawing Paper

Excellent for all dry media! Get professional results at a moderate price that is affordable to students. This medium weight, white drawing paper is designed for final artwork using pencil, pen-and-ink, charcoal, and markers. Acid-free.

Prices range from $1.93 - $9.83
 
Strathmore 200 Series Skills Drawing Pads
Strathmore 200 Series Skills Drawing Pads

Help students develop and improve their skills and techniques with affordable recycled drawing pads from Strathmore. 200 Series Skills Wirebound Drawing Pads contain 64 lb (104 gsm), soft ivory drawing paper with a toothy yet strong surface.

Prices range from $5.73 - $14.29
 
Strathmore 200 Series Skills Mixed Media Pads
Strathmore 200 Series Skills Mixed Media Pads

Ideal for encouraging students to experiment and perfect their techniques, Strathmore 200 Series Skills Mixed Media paper is a medium-weight, recycled, affordable paper. Its acid-free, vellum surface is good for both dry media and light wet media.

Prices range from $5.59 - $13.49