Derwent has been making and creating artists pencils for over 180 years and using this knowledge and expertise to bring to you a range of color pencils chosen for their quality and performance. Made with natural wood barrels and quality pigments, these pencils transfer color to the paper quickly and evenly. They also blend together easily, to create a wide range of additional shades. Derwent Academy color pencils are also easy to sharpen and are break resistant.
For those budding pencil artists who are delving deeper into the art of drawing and wish to develop and improve their skills we have created Derwent Academy. An edited range of art media selected to provide the ideal introduction to the world of drawing with the perfect blend of quality and performance.