Pencils offer versatility in a number of artistic endeavours from drawing, sketching and mixed media. We have a wide range of pencils including colour pencils, pastel pencils, watercolour pencils, graphite pencils, sketching pencils, charcoal pencils, mechanical pencils and much, much more.
When you shop pencil sets with Discount Art N Craft Warehouse, you not only get the best pencils, but the best prices too. We pride ourselves on supplying Australia’s favourite brands at everyday low prices, which include Derwent, Faber-Castell, Staedtler, Jasart, Stabilo, General's and Conte A Paris. Shopping for art pencils is easy and affordable with Discount Art N Craft Warehouse and we encourage you to browse the full range. As well as colour pencil sets, water colour pencils and sketching pencils, we also supply paint, paint brushes, pens, markers, sketch pads and so much more, so explore our art supplies and products too while you're here.
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Adel Aquarelle Pencil Sets
Adel Aquarelle Pencils are ideal for creating a wide variety of water colour effects with water and a brush. They possess intensive and rich colours.
Adel Aquarelle Pencils are soft with break-resistant 3mm leads that are completely water soluble. Ideal when you need to have more control over lines and details.
Conte A Paris Pastel Pencil Sets
Conté à Paris Pastel Pencils are rich in pigment and have a very fine, smooth lead. Larger than most other pastel pencils, they can be used for creating blocks of colour, shading and detail. Conté à Paris Pastel Pencils are pre-sharpened and a great companion to Conte Soft Pastels.
Conte A Paris Pastel Sketching Pencils
Conte A Paris Pastel Pencils are suitable for fine detail as well as laying down large areas of colour. Their fine lead easily sharpens to a fine point, while also moving smoothly across large areas.
Get the best results using with a quality pastel paper or medium texture cartridge or also watercolour paper. Perfect for sketching, potrait or landscape designs as well as colouring in.
Conte A Paris Sketching / Life Drawing Pencils
Conte A Paris Sketching & Life Drawing Pencils provide rich hues with line and shade possibilities to cover all sketching requirements.
Derwent Artists Pencil Tin Sets
Derwent Artist Colouring Pencils are made from the finest quality pigments to ensure pure true colours and superb coverage. The soft textured colour strip makes these coloured pencils capable of both intense and delicate shading.
Derwent Artists Pencil Wooden Box Set of 72
Derwent Artists pencils are one of eight product ranges in the colouring category. Made from the finest quality colour pigments they ensure pure true colours and superb coverage every time you use them. This Derwent Artists Pencil Wooden Box Set features 72 colours so you’ll be spoilt for choice every time you colour. The waxy texture and layering and blending capacity of each pencil also means you can create more colours - your creativity is the only limit!
Derwent Artists pencils have a nice fat colour strip that’s great for creating expressive drawings and great for artists of all ages and levels. Packed inside a beautiful light mahogany two-tiered wooden box you’ll feel special every time you take a pencil from the collection. Derwent pencils have been made in the UK since 1832 and this stunning wooden box collection pays homage to its rich history. It also features magnetic drawer backs to ensure that the drawers don’t fall out when turned on their side.
If you’re looking for the perfect gift for the artist who loves to colour, look no further than a Derwent Artists Pencil Wooden Box.
Derwent Artists Pencils
The Artists Pencil range from Derwent is one of eight types of pencils in the colouring range. Each pencil has a waxy texture that’s ideal for layering and blending, allowing you to create as many colours as you like. Not that you have to make your own - there’s 120 different colours in the range and an infinite spectrum of subtly different hues and tints!
Derwent Artists are highly pigmented, dry colour pencils with light fastness to ensure the colours remain true, no fixing required on finished work. The easy-to-grip body and premium quality soft textured colour core makes for both intense and delicate shading for drawing or colouring. A 4mm extra wide core provides excellent point strength and is useful for shading large areas.
Derwent Artists pencils can be purchased as a tin set, in a beautifully manufactured wooden box, or separately to build your collection. They are great for artists of all ages and skill sets, with both professionals and novices loving the range. If you need something for finer, more detailed work, you might like to look at the Derwent Studio range.
With Derwents wide range of colouring pencils there’s a style of coloured pencils to suit everyone. The Artists range, however, is a great place to start and is yours to buy from Discount Art N Craft Warehouse. Add a couple of your favourite colours to your shopping cart to try them out or check out our Derwent Artists Pencil Sets.
Derwent Coloursoft Pencils
Derwent Coloursoft Pencils are renowned for their soft velvety strip, rich vibrant colours and quality craftsmanship. Featuring a round 8mm diameter barrel and a 4mm wide strip, they come in 72 striking colours and are the king of pencils’ softest colour range.
Derwent Coloursoft Pencils are specially chosen for their richness and versatility. They are ideal for a quick application of bold colour, allowing you to build up colour quickly and effectively. They are available for purchase singularly or in packs. Purchase in a tin case or a beautifully crafted wooden box to protect your special investment.
- Rich, vibrant colour
- Builds colour quickly and effectively
- Lightfast tested and acid-free
- Easy to grip for a range of drawing styles
- Good for blending and mixing colour
If you’re an illustrator, cartoonist, graphic designer, contemporary landscape artist or you enjoy still-life drawings, you’ll love Derwent Coloursoft Pencils. Great for students, amateurs, professional and hobby artists they are made with the latest technology which measures the lightfast levels of every pencil. Try them out with our step-by-step guide to drawing comics.
Derwent Drawing Pencils
Derwent Drawing Pencils take you right back to nature. The colours are rich and earthy and soft in texture, making them great for building up dense fur or feathers. Create a smooth velvety lay down and bring portraits, wildlife drawings and dreamy, evocative landscapes to life with beautiful sepia tones and a soft finish. Try them out using our guide to painting landscapes.
Derwent Drawing Pencils feature and extra wide 5mm colour strip and a round 8mm body. They are easy-to-grip, expertly crafted and precise. The Drawing range is available in 24 subtle shades. With Derwent Drawing Pencils you can enjoy:
- sepia tones ideal for drawing nature studies
- soft neutral greys, greens, blues and creams
- a soft, velvety finish
- drawing at its most natural
First introduced in 1986 in a limited selection of six earthy colours, the Drawing range has been extended by popular demand. It features a distinctive light mahogany stained barrel with colour coded end dip and angled gold band. Its unique, waxy consistency makes colour easy to apply.
Derwent Graphic Sketching Pencils
A good graphite drawing starts with a good graphite pencil and Derwent Graphic Sketching Pencils are made from the finest quality graphite and the purest clays. Whether you are doing fine detailed illustrations or adding shading and texture to your drawing, the Derwent Graphic range has the right pencil for you.
Derwent Graphic Pencils feature a hexagonal matte black barrel with a distinctive orange band and a smooth, finely textured graphite strip. They allow for greater control over your work, professional application, and offer strength and covering power that’s perfect for sketching, graphic design and colouring in. Available singularly or in packs, the soft spectrum of grades are great for making delicate shades and tones.
- Made from the finest quality material
- Produced in a full range of 20 degrees from 9B - 9H
- Strips sharpen to a good long-lasting point
- Specialist Technical, Designer and Sketching tins available
To get started with your Derwent Graphic pencils try these 9 drawing ideas for beginners: simple ideas that will help you get the most from your Derwent pencils. Start here and you’ll be well on your way to mastering the skill of graphite drawing, from faces and expressions to trees, mandalas and eyes.
Derwent Graphitint Pencils
Derwent Graphitint Pencils are coloured graphite pencils that combine the traditional graphite medium with a hint of subtle colour. You get the delicious effect of graphite ‘blackness’ with just a touch of colour - two great effects in one pencil!
Derwent Graphitint Pencils can be used wet or dry. You will be amazed by what can happen when you add water! Create a vast array of tinted graphite effects and watch your drawing burst to life with colours like Port, Aubergine, Dark Indigo, Storm and Slate Green far more vibrant.
- Combine the drama and creativity of pencil drawings with a hint of soft, subtle colour
- Lovely earthy tones, pearlescent greys, shimmering blues and greens
- Perfect for landscape or fantasy artists
- Water soluble
If using Derwent Graphitint Pencils for landscapes, check out our Practical Guide to Painting Landscapes. You might be a seasoned pro but brushing up on your skills is a great way to ensure you characterise each particular landscape. These tips and tricks will get you started and will help you understand the value distribution within your work.
Indulge your creativity with our guidance and a set of Derwent Graphitint Pencils.
Derwent Inktense Pencil Tin Sets
Derwent Inktense Pencils are Derwent’s best watercolour pencil. Use them dry for great effects or mix them with water and WOW! - the colour turns into vibrant and brilliant ink. Once dry the colour becomes permanent and you can work over the top of it. This makes Derwent Inktense Pencils ideal for layering, free marking and use on silk, cotton, canvas and paper.
The Inktense Pencil Tin Set range is perfect for illustrators, flower artists and fashion designers and can be used for watercolour, decorating fabric or colouring in. Try them out using our guide to mastering watercolour. Once colours are washed out they dry quickly, meaning very little bleed occurs. Colour can be positioned next to each other with confidence that there will be little or no bleed into each other. The first of its kind, Derwent Inktense Pencils are unique to the market and a must for any artist.
Inktense Pencil Tin Sets are available in different sizes and feature colours like Apple Green, Sea Blue, Fuschia, Deep Indigo, Baked Earth, Bark and Ink Black. For best effect, combine with a Derwent Spritzer Vaporisateur which will create a new dimension to your water-based work. Spray water directly over the colour pigment of your Inktense pencils and spray colour straight onto your image.