Best Graphite Pencils For Drawing. The graphite core is encased in wood, making it easier to grip (and less messy). Shop a variety of types for all of your drawing needs!
It contains six pencils with different leads from 2h to 6b, two erasers and a sharpener, so you basically don't need to buy anything else in addition to it. When we talk about the weight of the paper we are referring to the papers thickness. The number beside each letter represents the level of hardness or softness.
Because soft pencils deposit more graphite onto your drawing surface.
Best Graphite Pencils For Drawing. The best paper for graphite drawing should be over 80 lbs. Rough texture is more suited to charcoal or pastels. So a 9b pencil is softer/darker than a 2b, while an 8h will be harder/lighter than a 3h. It comes with seven graphite drawing pencils of different grades, as well as four woodless graphite pencils.