Achieve the perfect value scale with this expert selection of 12 ‘artist quality’ graphite pencils ranging from 5h (hardest) to 8b (softest) and achieve a noticeable range of different tones in your work creating the illusion of depth and three-dimensional.
Master a range of techniques using the hard graphite range (5h, 4h, 3h, 2h, hb) to create lighter, thinner lines (ideal for technical drawing disciplines) and the soft graphite range (b, 2b, 3b, 4b, 5b, 6b, 8b) for darker, thicker lines or combine to achieve form, depth, space and atmosphere.
Eliminate nasty scratching with these high-quality sketching pencils that will make a real difference to your work (and won’t ruin your drawings with a rogue clay spot or other impurities). Benefit from strong, centered leads encased in top quality basswood that won’t splinter or chip for ultimate drawing and sketching satisfaction.
Enjoy pre-sharpened set with strong tips come to you ready to use and are guaranteed to sharpen consistently well to a fine point, even with our softer values. The strong tips are not prone to inconvenient breaking meaning no frustrating lapses in creativity.
Neat ‘on the go’ set with sturdy bonus tin case makes the perfect choice for artists of all ages and skill levels. If you’re starting out, this set is all you need and with our money back guarantee this is the ultimate worry-free choice.
Binding: Office Product
Details: Not to put too fine a point on it…this handy set of 12 graphite pencils in varying grades of hardness (set includes: 5H, 4H, 3H, 2H, HB, B, 2B, 3B, 4B, 5B, 6B and 8B) makes the perfect choice for all artists – whether you are starting out and experimenting with the value scale, or you have a wealth of experience behind you, this set has been carefully selected to compliment your artist toolkit. We’ve packed plenty of choice into this rather lovely (and durable) tin case, so you can hone your sketching skills using various techniques including hatching, cross hatching, blending, rendering, layering and cross contouring. Our harder range of graphite pencils will allow you to experiment with lighter, thinner lines (great for preliminary sketches, outlines and getting those major shapes onto the paper) whilst our range of softer value pencils will provide the contrasting darker, softer tones to add real depth and darkness to your work, where required. Here at Castle Art Supplies, we have strict quality control measures in place to ensure that your pencils are strong, with centered leads encased in top quality Basswood to ensure that they will neither splinter or chip in your hands. We also ensure that the graphite is of excellent quality eliminating the occurrence of scratching caused by impurities in the graphite compound. This pencil set will compliment any artist toolkit. Beginners will love the careful selection and range that our team have put together while art students and hobbyists will love the value for money and versatility on offer. Even seasoned artists will enjoy the high quality so make an artist happy today and add this cute set of premium sketching pencils to your cart. And don’t forget the Castle Art Supplies Money Back Guarantee – a hassle free refund or replacement, so don’t delay – order today!