Medium Leather Sketchbook, tan, “Hesperantha”

This genuine leather sketchbook features environmentally friendly paper, and an original illustration of hesperantha flowers, drawn by hand in silver foil.

Approximately A5 in size.

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Description

Traditionally hardbound in a light tan brown leather; this medium-sized chunky sketchbook features a hand-tooled illustration in silver-coloured foil. Positioned at the bottom left corner, and occupying almost a diagonal half of the front cover; the illustration shows a single, short stem of Crimson Flag (hesperantha coccinea) with three flowers in the centre and a taller “sheaf” of unopened blooms.

The book is designed in a contemporary gothic style, bringing together modern materials with 12th-15th Century characteristics such as prominent raised bands on the spine, and thick, shaped boards. This is a highly flexible binding that will open fully back upon itself, allowing for comfortable use in a variety of environments.

Inside, you’ll find beautifully printed pottery-blue endpapers with a small white floral pattern; a satin ribbon bookmark in silver-grey; and 96 pages (192 sides) of the Bindery’s 150gsm Drawing Cartridge. This is a cream coloured paper with a slight tooth, archival age-resistance, and excellent environmental characteristics.

Recommended Media:

  • Graphite
  • Coloured Pencils
  • Charcoal

Size:

Medium/Chunky: 212 x 153 x 38 mm (slightly larger than A5)

Additional Information:

• May not be suitable for young children.
• Contains the following animal products: beeswax, goat leather.