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Stillman & Birn

Zeta Series Today I will review the Zeta Series Sketchbook by Stillman & Birn. Stillman and Birn list the Zeta Series as being: “Weight: 180 lb. – 270 gsm, Shade: Natural White, Surface: Smooth, Media: Watercolor,Pen & Ink, & Dry Media”. I bought this hard bound version on the Zeta Series intending to use it as an everyday carry and practice book. I picked the Zeta Series because it wash a white paper and smooth texture that was good for watercolor. From the reviews, I [...]

Word Card

This will be the first review of Mnemosyne Word Cards by Maruman. In this review I will cover the basic look and feel of the product. In a later review, I will cover the usability and durability of the Word Cards. I had ordered the Maruman Word Cards from JetPens. I intend to use these as flash cards for Kanji. I will write the Kanji on one side then on the reverse have meaning, pronunciation, and other words using that character. The cards are soft to the touch with a textured surface. I kind [...]