• Improved graduation through 20 grades (9B-9H) in tone using pure Graphite, no pigment
• Smooth colour laydown
• Erases easily, no scratching of the surface
• Improved breaking point of tip & core strength
• Highly lightfast (8) using the Blue Wool scale (0-8)
We are delighted to be working with international artist, Alexis Marcou, in the redesign of our Graphic packaging. His iconic 'Colosseum' artwork is now adorning our 24 tin. Read on by clicking below and see some of his other work.
"I chose Graphic 6B for this drawing. It's a shade that blends very well with other shades such as graphic B and 2B. With only slight pressure on the paper, I can add beautiful dark shading creating high visual contrast." Alexis Marcou
Read his latest post on the Derwent Blog
We know that everyone has their favourite grade of graphite pencil. To celebrate this, we have launched our #ChooseYourShade campaign to showcase everything graphite.
Show us your work in Graphic Pencils using #ChooseYourShade and we will display our favourite images on this page.