This is where good drawing starts. 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 Pencils.
This high quality pencil is produced in a wide choice of degrees, from crisp and non-scratchy to soft and smudgy. The hexagonal barrel is easy to hold and the pencil sharpens to a good point making it the ideal choice.
Graphic Soft, Set of 12 - This pencil set includes one each of 9B (Softest), 8B, 7B, 6B, 5B, 4B, 3B, 2B, B, HB, F, and H (Hardest). Great for drawing and sketching. Comes in a metal tin.