These premium soft graphite formulation Blackwing pencils from Palomino are THE original Blackwing pencils. The Blackwing is recommended for drawing, sketching and shading. If you want a Writing pencil, check out the Palomino Blackwing 602.
Ideal for illustrators and musicians who prefer a soft, dark line, the Palomino 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.
Made in Japan with FSC-certified cedarwood, it is amazingly smooth and beautiful. Palomino IS the world’s best pencil.
THE BLACKWING DIFFERENCE
Every pencil is made of graphite and wood. Only Blackwing pencils combine the best graphite in the world, the best wood in the world, and generations of craftsmanship to create an exceptional pencil. When you’re looking for the perfect pencil to write a song, sketch a landscape or brainstorm a business idea, look for Blackwing’s distinct rectangular eraser.
Every foil debossed imprint is crisp and bright.
Semi-hexagonal shape that is easy to grip.
Premium Japanese graphite crafted with clay for strength and wax for smoothness.
The Blackwing’s iconic design gives it a timeless & distinct look.
Multiple lacquer coatings give each Blackwing a luxurious finish.
Cased in Genuine Incense-cedar wood from California and Oregon that sharpens evenly and easily.