Artists know what is up with these exquisite, luscious, pigment celebrating watercolor papers. These "block pads" are the gold standard, especially suitable for painting al plein aire. For those who have never experienced paper like this (but, perhaps, are the sorts of people who, say, get excited when a pen writes really nicely?) get. you. some. of. this. 20 cold pressed sheets, ideal for watercolors, gouache, ink, acrylics, charcoal, and pastels.