These softcover sketch journals contain general purpose, heavy-weight sketch paper that is intended for practice of techniques or quick studies with any dry media. For use with graphite pencil, colored pencil, charcoal, sketching stick, soft pastel and oil pastel. This journal has a sophisticated look with a soft and smooth, matte dark-chocolate brown cover. The smyth-sewn binding allows the journal to open wide and lay flat. Each journal includes 160 pages of 60 lb. (89gsm) fine tooth surface sketch paper. The journals are acid-free and made in the U.S.A.