It is constructed out of high quality marine plywood and clear fir, bonded with wood glue. The lid is held in place by two high-quality Southco marine draw latches. The finish is handmade shellac, a waterproof and foodsafe surface that dissolves in alcohol and is easy to retouch.
The Tripsketcher Case is 12 5/8"x16 5/8" on the outside and weighs 850 grams (1.9 pounds) and can fit 11x15 quarter sheets of full size, 22x30" artist's paper.
Comes with optional handmade leather handle that can be attached either to lid or side at purchaser's request.