Welcome to my article, which I devoted to materials for drawing. Many people often ask me which materials I use for drawing and which I could recommend. I this article I will give you a short review about what I use myself.
First of all, let's speak about pencils. One of the most popular brands for pencils is Check Company Koh-I-Noor Hardtmuth.
There are pencils with various extend of hardness in the range from 9B (which is the softest) to 9H (the hardest). The middle one among them is HB, F. For most drawings I use several pencils with various hardness - 8B, 7B, 2B, HB, 2H, 5H. Pencils 5H should be used carefully because at high