Viarco’s Artgraf watercolour graphite has an interesting and very expressive graphic personality offering the artist an extensive scale of graphite greys that range from the deep blacks to more subtle, brighter and more transparent ones.
Wet the brush directly onto the product, controlling the amount of water according to the desired shades.
A very unique disc of intense carbon, can be used dry for drawing or with water soluble techniques that will allow for an unusual expressive range of carbon shade. Can even be used directly with a wet brush.
Inspired by traditional Tailor’s pencil the Carbon is a block of compressed coal, prepared for drawing and painting.
Carbon Black allows the artist to produce a wide range of shades of gray to deep transparent and opaque black.
Colours: Sanguine, Ochre, Light Brown, Brown, Dark Brown, Black
The Conté à Paris “Graphite” pencil is particularly smooth. It doesn’t “scratch” the paper but slides over the support.
Recommended for :
detailed and accurate work whether this involves building up a sophisticated perspective, a comic-strip character, or a perfectly constructed nude.
whether beginners or confirmed artists, users have a wide range of grades at their disposal the drawing is constructed using “H” or “2H” pencils, then the most contrasted values are highlighted with “B” or “5B”.
The colour of the Conté à Paris “Sepia” pencil is reminiscent of burn’t umber. This pencil shades easily.
With a sharpened lead: you achieve an accurate and delicate finish.
With a half-worn lead: the finish becomes more opaque as the pressure exerted on the pencil increases.
Recommended for : - Rough sketches - Nudes : enables the most contrasted parts of the body to be shaded - Portraits : emphasises and highlights the value of a face - Landscapes : instantly gives the colour of a tree trunk or the facade of a house.
We have the Generals Pencil Factory Stand in our art shop and so we can offer you the following products as single items. Please contact us if you would like boxes.
An excellent quality pencil made of highly carbon and fine organic blacks available in 4 degrees of black and 1 degree of white. White can be worked over the black. All are pre-sharpened and have smooth cedar casings.
Peel & Sketch
General’s® Peel & Sketch® paper wrapped charcoal is velvety smooth and convenient for quick sketching and artists on the go. No need to sharpen, just slowly pull the string, peeling away the paper to reveal more charcoal.