Chatham Layflat Sketchbook - Gold
Chatham Layflat Sketchbook - Gold

Chatham Layflat Sketchbook - Gold

Regular price £108.00

Made to the very highest standard, these, landscape, lay-flat books contain 58 pages (116 sides) of exceptional quality 160gsm (65lb) vintage (1986) handmade paper by JB Green of Hayle Mill, Kent, Engand for watercolour and drawing in ink, pencil and other media.

Entirely handmade in Scotland, all of our books have hand printed paper covers, tooled spines and internal vellum tipped corners (not visible on the exterior but visible on the interior) to help to protect the book in their day to day use. 

LAYFLAT

Due to the traditional, long way round techniques used to make these wonderful books, they open completely flat without any danger of breaking the spine.

SPINES

Made from a variety of leathers, all with simple gold tooling to the top and tail and blind tooling (no gold) along the long sides front and rear. 

 

COVERS

 

A unique gold embossed paper. 

You cannot find books of this quality anywhere else. 

Size: 205 x 150 mm, 8 x 6 inches (approx)

These books are easily carried, the individual page size just a little bit smaller than European A5. 

Pages: 58 (116 sides) 

Paper: JB Green (Hayle Mill, Kent, England) 1986 handmade Chatham. One of the most important so called vellum papers. A 65lb (160gsm) NOT surfaced (medium texture) flax paper, aquapel sized.