Epica Leather Sketchbooks are perfect for drawing in charcoal, pencil or even watercolor. All share the elegant features our classic Italian Handmade Journals. The paper is always acid-free, archival quality, and thick & strong enough for nearly any medium (95gsm / 66lb). From the oldest and most venerated mills in Italy, Fabriano and Mogdiliani. The pages are lightly textured, with a delicate, deckled edge and are permanently bound-in. Complimentary testing sheets are available on request.