Best Pencils for Graphic Designers

The Best Pencils for Graphic Designers (‘Cause it’s National Pencil Day!)

What’s better than sitting down to illustrate with a freshly sharpened pencil in your hand?

In honor of National Pencil Day, we’re celebrating this classic experience with some of our favorites.

Staedtler Mars® technico 780
Leadholder for drawing, sketching and writing
We love feeling the weight of this pencil in our hands.
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Staedtler Graphite 925
Classic mechanical pencil for writing and drawing
We love the comfy grip zone on this pencil.

Staedtler Mars Micro 775
Mechanical pencil for writing and drawing
The Micro is super light weight and pocket safe.

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Prismacolor Premiere Soft Core Colored Pencils
Brilliantly colored pencils, perfect for blending and shading!


And also:

Staedtler Mars® 502
Must have if using the Staedtler Mars® technico 780
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