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Sketching Pencils

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So Sketchy

Perfect fine lines with these professional pencils perfect for blending and tonal highlighting. Use the Sepia pencils with dark brown leads for simple sketches to sweeping landscapes. The Sanguine series has reddish leads perfect for portraits and model drawings.

Available individually, or get more bang for your buck with the Prismacolor Premier Charcoal Sketching Set.

Sketching Pencils

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Tip for the taking:Drag'n'slide

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First for shading you would want the ebony pencil that is worn down (Just on a peice of scrap paper keep using the same side til it is dull/flat) at first you would want to drag a bit on the paper then continue til it turns into a sliding motion that you can replicate (different pressure for each person) this can be used also for shadows. Sketching pencils are different for everyone I have a very flexible wrist so this tip may be difficult to replicate but here is the start of it make your forearm and your hand 90° to each other and grip the pencil and slide the pencil in a circular motion at the pivot point of your wrist.This technique is very basic for people to start sketching with hope it helps. ^_^

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