These pretty, soft covered sketchbooks are made in Orkney using a simple 'saddle stitch' method which means they've been stapled, much like an old-school exercise book.
Covered in a variety of beautiful decorative Japanese Katazome papers and containing 24 sides of original handmade 1950s cotton rag watercolour paper which are perfect for dry watercolour, drawing, ink, pencil etc.
Katazome paper is a hand stencilled traditional decorative paper from Japan. These are a very high quality handmade papers featuring elaborate and often traditional Japanese patterns and symbols.
The books measure 207 x 150 mm, 8 x 6 inches (when closed) and contain 12 pages, 24 sides of handmade paper.