The Blackwing Slate Journal is the perfect partner to the legendary Blackwing pencil. The features are sure to make this your favorite unlined journal or sketchbook. Never be without a writing utensil with the elastic holster on the binding that comes with a Blackwing 602 pencil. The black polymer hard covers, the dual-sewn binding and elastic closure make for a durable journal. Store loose paper and found inspiration in the pocket on the inside back cover. The 8.25 by 5 inch journal is perfect for thoughts big and small.The canvas binding allows the journal to lay flat, perfect for sketching. Fill the 160 pages of quality 100 GSM paper with your creative musings. Finally the pencil that was the tool of choice for great artists like Chuck Jones, creator of Looney Toons, and musician Quincy Jones, has a companion in the Blackwing Slate Plain Journal. Embrace the legacy of Blackwing with your own Slate Journal.