Staedtler Mars Lumograph Drawing Pencil
Staedtler offers an excellent selection of drawing and sketching pencils. These pencils come in a wide range of shades from 8B to 6H for a full set of light and dark tones. Staedlers largest 19-pack set contains all 16 tones as well as three extra pencils in 6B, 4B and 2B. The pencils as also available individually, allowing artists to buy either the full assortment or pick out particular tones suited to their needs. Some may find the darkest pencils have a sticky or waxy feel unlike the rest of the set, but many artists consider these drawing pencils the best of their kind.