"This is a smaller one, but other sizes are available. Its necessary to angle your drawing....leaning over a flat desk is not conducive to hours of drawing. This one is small enough to fit in the lap and sit in a comfy chair, and includes a flat edge eliminating the need for a t-square."
"Moleskine books are great. You can read by glowing review of their planners. Here's a nice portable book for drawing on the go. Maybe you're at the Getty Center and want to sketch a few scenes, or visiting a FLW site in the Valley...I like to sketch my impression along with the usual photos."
"These are the best erasers I have ever used, and probably the best on the planet. Been a follower for about 12 years, and they are getting harder to find. Amazon has a great price on them. I will use no other! ***** Stars"