Stillman & Birn offers a sketchbook system that gives artists the choice of paper weight, shade, and surface type best suited to their specific techniques. With both internal and surface sizing, our papers have exceptional wet strength that supports the application of multiple washes. These sketchbooks accommodate both two-page drawing layouts and flatbed scanning.
Available in three paper surfaces: Vellum – distinctive tooth, suitable for all dry media, and will also accept multiple washes. Cold Press – Substantial tooth, enhanced wet and tear strength, suitable for multi-media artwork. Smooth – Suitable for pen & ink, colored pencils, water-based markers as well as watercolors.
Beta Series – Available in wirebound format. This sketchbook contains natural white pH neutral 180 lb (270 gsm, rough surface paper that is suitable for all mutli-media applications. Sheet count: Wirebound 25 Sheets.Featuring one of the three heaviest papers in the family, the Beta Series lets artists drench their sketchbooks in water and pigment and try audacious new techniques. This paper only fuels the desire to create!
- Extra Heavyweight: 270 gsm
- Shade: White
- Surface: Cold Press
- Media: Dry & Wet Media, Watercolor, Ink
- Available in: Hardcover, Softcover, Wirebound