Arto drawing books and pads feature high quality, 100% cellulose, acid free, pH neutral, European-made drawing paper. Fine grain textured and off-white in colour. Textured on one side only with a smooth side on the other. The textured side of the paper is wonderful for ink sketching, mild ink washes, single layer watercolours, pastel and charcoal. The smooth side is ideal for graphite and pencil work. A truly multi-purpose paper for experimenting and perfecting technique. FSC certified.