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Essential graphite shades for sketching

Sketching Pencils

Sketching is all about being loose, free to create and easy, and Derwent Sketching pencils couldn’t be easier to use. We have just 3 simple degrees - HB, 2B and 4B, to cover all your drawing needs.

With a wide strip, these pencils are easy to hold and use, allowing you to quickly rough-out a loose sketch, or quickly capturing a passing cloud before it disappears!

You can sharpen your pencil to a fine point to add the all important detail to your drawing! Making these pencils a highly versatile addition to your artist arsenal.