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Simple Drawing Techniques for Realistic Pencil Portraits

The desire of man to keep for himself a record of his everyday activities is so powerful that simple drawings were developed just to provide a solution to such a necessity. Cave paintings, hieroglyphics, and all artistic attempts to capture any moment quickly became a popular method of communication and thus enhancing human development. The art of drawing has been …

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Derwent Graphic Pencils, Soft, Metal Tin, 12 Count (34215)

Whatever your drawing style or media preference, you’ll need some traditional, high quality graphite pencils—and you won’t find a better range than Derwent Graphic Medium Pencils. They're made from the finest quality graphite and purest clays for a smooth line—ideal for crisp, detailed illustrations or tone drawings. Also great for developing illustrations, general sketches for paintings and high detail realistic wildlife renderings. This high-quality pencil is produced in a wide choice of 20 degrees, from a crisp, non-scratchy 9H to a soft, smudgy 9B. The hexagonal barrel is easy to hold and the pencil sharpens to a good point making it the ideal choice. Set of 12 includes: 6B, 5B, 4B, 3B, 2B, B, HB, F, H, 9B, 8B and 7B.

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