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« on: July 20, 2011 12:45:03 PM »

I have a few random sketches and such that are just loose pieces of paper. I'm trying to find something I can safely keep them in but I'm having problems finding anything since most sketch pads (and therefore my sketches) are bigger than
8.5 x 11.
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« Reply #1 on: August 08, 2011 05:42:53 AM »

You probably want some sort of portfolio to keep everything in.. you can buy one for $30+ at an art store, or if its just drawings you're storing, and you don't need to transport it a lot, its a lot cheaper (and actually easier to store also) if you just make one out of cardboard.  Personally, I have an expensive (I'm talking $200) portfolio and I have a bunch of cardboard ones, and the cardboard ones work just as well (plus you can make it the size you want, you should be making it so that you have a border of a few inches all the way around the largest art you want to store in it).

Here is an instructables about it: http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Cheap-Portfolio-with-Duct-Tape-Latches/
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