For over 100 years, the name Strathmore has been synonymous with some of the finest art papers in the world. Now, in response to artists' requests, Strathmore has collected some of their highest quality and most unique papers to offer them in deluxe hardbound books perfect for any artist in virtually any media. These luxury art journals feature hard covers with a lightly textured, matte surface in a dark chocolate brown for an elegant and sophisticated look. The acid-free pages are bound using a Smyth-sewn binding that lays open flatter than most other bound books and ensures durability. Available in 80 lb. Recycled Drawing paper, 80 lb. Toned Sketch paper in Gray or Tan, 90 lb. Mixed Media paper, or 140 lb. Watercolor Paper, Strathmore Hardbound Art Journals offer the ideal surface for any multitude of artistic techniques!