The Paper Project is our way to offer a variety of Exaclair paper samples to 50 people each week. Every Monday, we will be offering paper samples from 1-4 products to 50 people on a first come, first served basis and there is no limit to how many weeks you can participate. Samples will be mailed once we reach 50 participants with recipients being notified via e-mail. *Note: The Paper Project will be on holiday the weeks of December 22 & 29 and will resume with Week 10 on January 5th.
THANK YOU FOR YOUR INTEREST – WE HAVE REACHED 50 PARTICIPANTS FOR THIS WEEK. TUNE IN NEXT MONDAY FOR THE NEXT INSTALLMENT OF THE PAPER PROJECT
Week 7 samples for the Paper Project include 1 sheet from each of the A5 6 ½ x 8 ¼” Classic Rhodia Meeting Book and the Rhodia Meeting Book 90
- 2 sizes: Compact 6 ½ x 8 ¼” and Large 9 x 11 ¾”
- 80 Pre-printed lined sheets include: Date + Notes + Action
- Micro-perforated sheets for easy and clean removal
Differences between the Classic Rhodia Meeting Book and the Rhodia Meeting Book 90 include:
- The Classic Rhodia Meeting Book has orange or black coated and waterproof card covers and 80g paper.
- The Rhodia Meeting Book 90 has a black polypro cover and 90g paper.
If you have been chosen to receive samples in any given week, please come back and leave comments on the corresponding week’s page. We also welcome you to blog or share to your favorite social media sites about your experiences.
Tag #rhodiapaperproject on Instagram and Pinterest. If you’d like us to see your Paper Project blog posts, post your links in the comment section on corresponding week’s page OR to our Rhodia Drive Facebook page.
What kind of comments are we looking for?
- Tell us what you like/don’t like about the paper: surface texture, ruling, ink, etc.
- How do you like using pencil/pen/fountain pen on it.
- Would you use it to write/draw/doodle/sketch etc.?
- …and anything else you think we should know.
Need a few recent reviews for inspiration?
“European paper makers come through with great stuff. No big surprise there. Is this Big Box, grade-school priced stuff? No. They aren’t ridiculously expensive either. All three are worth giving a go if you love to write letters and/or draw.”
#RhodiaPaperProject Week 4 at Squirrel Sentiments
“I have tried several papers from several manufacturers and Exaclair remains my personal standard to which all other paper is compared. The supercalendaring they do puts a smooth and buttery finish on the pages. They achieve this while maintaining the paper’s ability to absorb ink, but not feather, and dry relatively quickly. All this while holding international best in class environmental consciousness and sustainability.”
#rhodiapaperproject week 4 at Penguin Girl
“There are improvements in printing the grid lines over the past 18 years, the line is sharper and I think very slightly finer. ”
“This is an interesting week of paper choices. The tabbed notebook page is a bit out of context. I find myself wondering if I would like the tabs in the context of the whole book.”
If you are viewing this post via e-mail or on a mobile device, you may need to visit Rhodia Drive directly to see the entry form. (Entries must be received through the form – please do not post your name and address in the comment section of this post to receive samples. Thank you!)