I've started to sort through some of my sketch books for reference and it was very interesting go back and see some of these.
I use an old ledger for some of my preliminary sketches. I often paint a wash for a background then work over the top, this eliminates the dreaded white page.
This same book also provides a testing place for my stamps.
You can see how I avoid using a white page. This is a photo album which works really well with uni-posca markers.
Another page in the album.
These are more pages in my latest book, I've finally accepted white pages.
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