Drawing & Sketching: Sketchbooks

  • Zeta Series Premium Sketchbooks NZD $34.90 - $55.90
    Available in both hardbound and wirebound formats, these sketchbooks contain multiple sheets of heavyweight (180 lb, 270 gsm), white multimedia paper. Internal and surface sizing enhance the paper's wet strength to accept multiple wet media washes, and its smooth surface assures exceptional line control for pen-and-ink and a full range of dry media. The hardbound sketchbooks contain 26 sheets (52 pages) of paper. The wirebound sketchbooks contain 25 sheets (50 pages) of paper.... more »
    6 items
  • Daler-Rowney Bluewave Hardback Sketch Book A4 NZD $31.40
    62 sheets 150gsm. Portrait, acid-free.... more »
  • Strathmore Series 400 Softcover Toned Sketchbooks NZD $25.80 - $32.10
    The toned sketch paper inside these softcover journals is ideal for both light and dark media including graphite pencil, colored pencil, charcoal, sketching stick, soft pastel and oil pastel. The soft and smooth, matte dark-chocolate brown cover gives the journals a sophisticated look. The smyth-sewn binding allows the journals to open wide and lay flat. There are 112 pages of 80 lb. (118gsm) medium surface gray or tan toned sketch paper in each journal. They contain 30% post-consumer fiber, are acid-free and made in the U.S.A.... more »
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  • Gamma Series Premium Sketch Books NZD $25.70 - $47.90
    These hard-cover sketch books feature high performance, pH neutral, lignin- and chloride-free paper that is milled from pulp with an alpha cellulose content that exceeds 87%. The heavy-weight 100 lb. paper has a toothy, ivory vellum surface with superb erasure characteristics and is suitable for all dry media. With both internal and surface sizing, it will accept light washes as well. The covers are made with extra heavy-weight binders' board that is super tough and resistant to warpage. The hard-bound books contain 62 sheets and the wire-bound books have 50 sheets. Bound in the USA.... more »
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  • Epsilon Series Premium Sketch Books NZD $32.50 - $47.90
    These hard-cover sketch books feature high performance, pH neutral, lignin- and chloride-free paper that is milled from pulp with an alpha cellulose content that exceeds 87%. The heavy-weight 100 lb. paper has a natural white plate surface that is finely calendered and is suitable for line drawings with pen and ink without feathering. The covers are made with extra heavy-weight binders' board that is super tough and resistant to warpage. The hard-bound books contain 62 sheets and the wire-bound books have 50 sheets. Bound in the USA.... more »
    4 items
  • Delta Series Premium Sketch Books NZD $34.90 - $55.90
    These hard-cover sketch books feature high performance, pH neutral, lignin- and chloride-free paper that is milled from pulp with an alpha cellulose content that exceeds 87%. The heavy-weight 180 lb. paper has a rough ivory surface with enhanced wet and tear strength making it is suitable for multi-media renderings. The covers are made with extra heavy-weight binders' board that is super tough and resistant to warpage. Bound in the USA.... more »
    4 items
  • Beta Series Premium Sketch Books NZD $34.90 - $55.90
    These hard-cover sketch books feature high performance, pH neutral, lignin- and chloride-free paper that is milled from pulp with an alpha cellulose content that exceeds 87%. The heavy-weight 180 lb. paper has a natural white rough surface with enhanced wet and tear strength making it is suitable for multi-media renderings. The covers are made with extra heavy-weight binders' board that is super tough and resistant to warpage. Each wire-bound book contains 25 sheets. Bound in the USA.... more »
    4 items
  • Alpha Series Premium Sketchbooks NZD $25.70 - $47.90
    These hard-cover sketch books feature high performance paper that is pH neutral, lignin- and chloride-free and milled from pulp with an alpha cellulose content that exceeds 87%. The heavy-weight 100 lb. paper has a toothy, natural white vellum surface with superb erasure characteristics and is suitable for all dry media. With both internal and surface sizing, it will accept light washes as well. The covers are made with extra heavy-weight binders' board that is super tough and resistant to warpage. The hard-bound books contain 62 sheets and the wire-bound books have 50 sheets. Bound in the USA.... more »
    7 items
  • Strathmore Series 500 Mixed Media Sketchbooks NZD $35.50 - $64.80
    These hard-bound art books contain the same high-quality paper used in Strathmore fine art pads. Their lightly-textured matte covers are a dark chocolate brown and the durable Smyth-sewn binding allows pages to lay flat. The 500 Series Mixed Media Art Books feature 90 lb. (190 gsm) 100% cotton fiber, acid- and lignin-free archival paper that is excellent for watercolor, gouache, acrylic, graphite, pen and ink, colored pencil, marker, pastel and collage. The paper is internally sized for wet media with a durable vellum finish for drawing techniques.... more »
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  • Strathmore Series 400 Toned Sketchbooks NZD $28.80 - $41.70
    These hard-bound art books contain the same high-quality paper used in Strathmore fine art pads. Their lightly-textured matte covers are a dark chocolate brown and the durable Smyth-sewn binding allows pages to lay flat. The 400 Series Toned Sketch Art Books feature either Warm Tan 80 lb. (118 gsm) medium-surface sketch paper. They are great for light and dark media, graphite, chalk, charcoal, sketching stick, marker, china marker, colored pencil, pen and white gel pen. The paper contains 30% post-consumer fiber and is 100% recycled.... more »
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  • 100% Recycled Zap Books NZD $14.00 - $20.00
    These colourful, chunky, eye-catching Zap Books have a generous 160 sheets per book. The 100% recycled books from Clairefontaine are perfect for sketches, notes and jotting. Available in 4 assorted cover colours. Zap Books feature 80gsm recycled plain pages. The environmentally conscious Clairefontaine Zap Book range has legendary French made recycled paper, which is produced in an environmentally sensitive manner. Made in France... more »
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  • Rhodia Sketchbooks NZD $19.00 - $30.00
    The Rhodia Webnotebook (nickednamed "Webbie") offers super smooth, fountain pen friendly, 90g French-milled Clairefontaine paper. The Webbie's hard-bound Italian leatherette cover, expandable pocket, elegant round corners and elastic closure draws comparisons with similar journals, but its superior quality paper sets it apart.... more »
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  • Fabriano Watercolour Sketchbooks NZD $29.50 - $43.90
    Watercolour hardcover book, 25 sheets, 300 gsm, cold press. Acid free paper, FSC certified, 25% cotton content. It is inside and surface sized for optimal painting results. Washable black hard cover, spiral bound. The rectangular die-cut on the cover allows to personalize the book just drawing on the first sheet in correspondence of the die-cut.... more »
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  • Fabriano Black Drawing Book NZD $20.90 - $30.50
    Drawing hardcover book, 40 black sheets, 190 gsm. Acid free paper, cold press surface. Washable black hard cover, spiral bound. Ideal for pastel, coloured pencils, acrylic colours and scrapbooking.... more »
    2 items
  • Fabriano Spiral Drawing Books NZD $13.50 - $44.90
    60 sheets of acid-free,160gsm creamy-white drawing paper with a spiral, hardbound cover. Ideal for pencil, ink, pastel, pen and gouache.... more »
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  • Daler-Rowney Ebony Sketchbooks NZD $17.50 - $90.90
    62 sheets (A6, A5, A4), 48 sheets (A3) Unperforated 150gsm acid-free paper.... more »
    4 items
  • Quattro Leather Journal Holders NZD $39.95
    These leather journal covers can accommodate all Quattro 3.5" x 5.5" journals for added protection and style. They feature a tailored sleeve to securely hold a Quattro journal, an elastic pen holder to accommodate most writing instruments and a convenient pocket in the overflap. supplies not included... more »
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  • Quattro Journals NZD $6.60
    Quattro Journals feel comfortable in the hand and slip easily into your pocket. The rounded corners help the journals resist damage and wear and the specially laminated cover resists dirt and stains. The cover can be folded all the way around to the back, revealing the full sheet for use. They contain acid-free, micro-perforated sheets for easy removal. The Artist Blank Journals includes 60 sheets of 110gsm paper with a subtle tooth, making it ideal for both ink and pencil. Delicate rules are printed in subtle gray on the super-smooth 90gsm paper of the 80-sheet Lined Journals. The lines are spaced slightly closer than traditional journals allowing small handwriting to feel tight and orderly while large script flows comfortably over every second rule. 3.5 x 5.5"... more »
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  • Strathmore Visual Journals NZD $17.20 - $32.95
    These journals deliver high-performing papers and heavy-duty features engineered to meet the intense demands of the artist’s creative process. They offer a full range of acid-free paper types and weights and have heavy-duty covers with a wire binding that is thicker and stronger than traditional wire. The binding allows the journal to lie flat and open up 360 degrees. The Bristol Journals contain 100 lb. paper (28 sheets per smooth finish journal and 24 sheets per vellum finish journal) ideal for dry media including pencil, pen, ink and marker. Great for pencil, charcoal, colored pencil, pastel, marker, pen, and light mix-media techniques, the Drawing Journals include 42 sheets of medium-tooth 100 lb. paper. The Mixed-Media Journals contain 34 sheets of vellum-finish 51 lb. paper that is great for wet and dry media including watercolor, acrylic, pen, ink, pencil, crayon, charcoal, marker and collage. The Watercolor Journals include cold press paper (34 ... more »
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  • Hand Book Watercolor Journals NZD $26.95 - $64.95
    Bound in a beautiful linen book cloth cover, these journals offer watercolorists a practical option for travel painting. Each book includes 30 sheets (60 pages) of a soft white, 200 gsm acid-free paper with a cold press finish that is the same on each side of the sheet. They have a durable elastic closure and a clear envelope on the inside back cover.... more »
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  • Moleskine Folio Notebooks NZD $59.90 - $79.95
    Larger format Moleskine! Moleskine Folio Notebooks offer generous space that can be filled with drawings, projects and writings. They feature a hardbound cover, built-in elastic closure that holds the cover closed when not in use, a cloth ribbon placeholder and an expandable accordion back pocket. Each book contains off-white, acid-free, FSC (Forest Stewardship Council) certified paper to match its use, whether it’s for writing, sketching, drawing or painting, in a durable thread-bound binding. The A4 format books measure 8-1/4" x 11-3/4" and the A3 format books measure 11-3/4" x 16-1/2"... more »
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  • Moleskine Cahier Journal Sets NZD $15.90 - $37.90 3 items
  • Clairefontaine Watercolur Travel Journals NZD $36.00
    Made in France, this Travel Journal has 25 sheets of 300gsm premium, spiral-bound watercolour paper.... more »
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  • Clairefontaine Watercolur Sketchbooks NZD $50.60
    This linen covered watercolour sketchbook has 60 sheets of cold pressed, premium, 180gsm paper. ... more »
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  • My Notes NZD $13.00 - $25.00
    For Artists & Thinkers, this lined notebook comes with a bookmark, expandable inner pocket & magnetic closure. 192 acid-free, buff-coloured pages. 80gsm. ... more »
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  • Clairefontaine Sketchbooks NZD $15.00 - $21.00
    Clairefontaine is famous for its exceptionally white and ultra smooth vellum paper.... more »
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  • Moleskine Watercolour Notebooks NZD $24.00 - $35.90
    The Moleskine Watercolour notebook is the portable atelier for painting and drawing with watercolours. A heavy 200-gram, cold-pressed paper is identical on the both sides and was created especially for Moleskine. ... more »
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  • Moleskine Sketchbooks NZD $24.00 - $35.90
    The Moleskine Sketchbook is made with top quality heavy paper and is perfect for on the go drawings, sketches and tempera colors. ... more »
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  • Moleskine Plain Notebook NZD $35.90
    This basic, yet classic Large Plain notebook is one of the best selling Moleskine notebooks. This reliable travel companion, perfect for sketches, thoughts and passing notes, has a cardboard bound cover with rounded corners, acid free paper, a bookmark, an elastic closure and an expandable inner pocket that contains the Moleskine history. ... more »
  • Daler-Rowney Hardback Sketchbooks NZD $31.00 - $41.98 2 items
  • DAS Hardback Sketchbooks NZD $11.95 - $41.90
    110gsm.
    5 items
  • DAS Spiral Sketchbooks NZD $7.50 - $15.00
    60 sheets of acid-free 110gsm cartridge paper.... more »
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  • Daler-Rowney Cachet Classic Sketchbooks NZD $23.00 - $42.84
    220 pages/110 sheets. Sewn binding. Acid-free.... more »
    5 items
  • Daler Spiral Watercolour Sketchbook 250gsm 265 x 210 NZD $48.60
    20 sheets.
  • Daler-Rowney Honeycomb Sketchbook A5 NZD $30.00
    140gsm. 64 sheets.
  • Daler-Rowney Bamboo Sketchbook A5 NZD $30.00
    140gsm. 64 sheets.
  • Daler-Rowney Aquafine Sketchbook A5 NZD $25.45
    250gsm. 25 Sheets.

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