These are the BEST WATER-BASED MARKERS for ANY of your treasured SvenPads®. They look just like a typical marker, but they will not bleed through the paper, and they will not splatter. They are also instant drying. These work beautifully with your SvenPads®, especially for the larger pocket-size, Bookstyle, or all stage-size formats. NEVER (EVER) USE AN OIL-BASED SHARPIE ON YOUR SVENPADS®! These Crayola washables will never bleed through the paper, and they will work perfectly when you want the look of a Sharpie on a larger format. They dry instantly with no smearing. Never use a Sharpie, as they will ruin your treasured pads.