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These pads are economical and perfect for practicing technique! They're designed for the novice, but invaluable to any artist who needs drawing paper to experiment on.
Each pad contains either 25 sheets 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. Wire bound pads feature micro-perforated sheets that are actual size when removed at the perforation. Glue bound pads feature flip over covers that make it easy to work in the pad.
9" × 12"
229 mm × 305 mm
11" × 14"
279 mm × 356 mm
14" × 17"
356 mm × 432 mm
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from New York, NY
Comments about Strathmore 300 Series Drawing Pads:
This paper is a good multi use paper for drawing or construction.
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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I am very pleased with this product.
By The Traveler
from Keene, NH
A group of eleven year olds is drawing and writing in the book using both colored pencils and crayons. The paper allows them to blend colors well and the pencil is easily erased.
(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)
Great sketchbook for student artists
By sc art teacher
from Charleston, SC
I would buy this product again. I have used it for years with high school students. They like that it fits nicely into the bookbag. The spirals need to be tighter.
One of my favorites.
I use it for sketching my initial drawing.
Great sketchbook for any school art class
By Art Teacher
These are excellent value and solid quality. The paper is acid free and not a bright white. The perforation gives the option of tearing out. The spiral on top allows it to slide easily in and out of a book bag. My students for nineteen years have used this product.
Excellent pad for students and artists
Gift for a student.
from Blackfoot, Idaho
These are sturdy sketch books that turn my students into artists. There is something about holding a real sketch book in your lap that makes you feel like a real artist. We are having a great time using these at school.
(4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)
Wonderful for colored pencil and more
from Pacific Coast
I use this mostly for colored and graphite pencil, but also for some Pan Pastel backgrounds for my drawings. It works great for all of them.The paper is smooth with just enough tooth for colored pencil layers, one side being slightly smoother than the other, depending on what you prefer. Both colored and graphite pencils go down smoothly and blend easily. The paper holds up well to erasing if done with a bit of care. It also holds up to burnishing of colored pencil extremely well. It accepts Pan Pastels nicely, and they can be lifted with a kneaded eraser somewhat. It's not intended for pastel use, but for a little dry mixed media of pastel, it's very nice.Mostly this is a great paper for pencils, and the price is outstanding for the quality. It is not listed as artist quality, but the truth is it gives professional artist looking results. And it's made in USA by an environmentally aware company.(Attached artwork made on the slightly rougher side of the paper. Birds, branches, individual leaves in colored pencil, background in pan pastel.)
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Colored pencil on "back" of paper
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from Milford CT
These items were purchased to be given as Christmas presents, I'm not in a position to review them. I'm sure the recipient will be pleased.
Selecting a paper is one of the most important decisions an artist will make that will influence the outcome of their work. Strathmore Artist Papers are known for their quality, consistency and performance and come in a vast array of styles in a range of good, better, best, and premium quality. There is a paper for every level of artist and for every artist's needs.
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