Paw Prints — Viking

Pencil parade...

Posted by Amanda Fleet on

I love a good pencil, me. Emphasis is on good though. Scratchy pencils - you know, those ones that seem to have a grain of sand in them as you write - well, they can take a running jump, frankly. But a pencil that writes smoothly, has a decent darkness to the line yet holds its point over many lines of writing...? Well, that's every pencil-lover's dream, isn't it?

Let me give you a flavour of 9 different pencils and what they're good for. Some of them are definitely writing pencils. Some of them are softer and at a push, could be used for sketching or doodling.

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A-viking we will go, a-viking we will go...

Posted by Scribble Monboddo on

Here we have a classic pencil in red, a school pencil in yellow and a grown-up pencil in black - I mean, seriously, how Staedtler is that? Let's chalk it up to the sincerest form of flattery.

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