Blackwing - Matte Graphite Pencils - Pack of 12


This pack of 12 premium graphite formulation, Matte Black pencils are THE original Blackwing pencils. Ideal for illustrators and musicians who prefer a soft, dark line, the Blackwing was launched by California Republic Stationers in October 2010 as a modern version of the iconic Eberhard-Faber Blackwing pencil that was favoured by artists such as Stephen Sondheim and Frank Lloyd Wright.

Pack x 12 pencils. Lead - Special Graphite Formulation, Very Black. 20.5cm long. 0.75cm barrel diameter. Suits sketching, drawing, shading. Replaceable erasers (pink, white & black - sold separately)

Made in Japan. Genuine FSC-certified Incense-cedar barrel. Graphite formulation lead.


  • The Blackwing Matte pencil is recommended for drawing, sketching and shading. If you want a writing pencil, check out the Blackwing 602 pencil.
  • A Palomino Blackwing is not just a pencil – it's an experience. The world's most famous pencil is made in Japan from genuine FSC-certified cedarwood and IS the words best pencil. Serious writers, sketchers and artists insist on Palomino pencils as their exclusive tools, trusting and benefiting from their unmatched quality.