I finally got my hands on a pencil that I’ve liked for a long time — the Koh-I-Noor Triograph. I fully realize that it’s not a writing pencil, but a sketch pencil. From the Koh-I-Noor website’s product page:
These 5.6mm lead pencils are excellent for working in large areas and for quick, loose strokes; they blend extraordinarily well too.
They can be used alone or in combination with a plethora of artistic media to achieve effects as unique as the individual artist.
That’s a little fancier that I get, folks. But man, they’re gorgeous. I love the stain on the wood barrel:
I also really like triangular barrels. That was definitely a big decision factor for me.
So when my pencils arrived from Jetpens (Disclosure: I received these pencils at no charge for review purposes), I opened then excitedly. Continue reading