What is the ideal paper to use for these metallic pencils?
These metallic pencils work best with black paper, or any other type of paper that does not include the color white.
how long does this take to arrive home?
It depends were home is. If you live in the US, it has prime so it should get home quickly.
Does this have international shipment?
According to the seller, this doesn't have such a wide international shipment.
Is this similar to the sakura gelly pens?
Sakura gelly pens are different, and pencils. They do have similar sheen, that is more visible on black paper.
Are there any other good types of metallic pencils up in this crib?
Lyra has a nice set of metallic pencils and the like. You can get these pencils also here.
- This is a nice set of Derwent metallic pencils. They add a nice sheen to the final product of your drawing. It has a nice matte finish.
- The box has 12 metallic pencils.
- The pencils come all pre-sharpened. They also come with a nice hexagonal grip.
- The set comes with a nice metallic tin bow. The name of the colors are Silver, Pewter, Gold, Antique Gold, Bronze, Copper, Yellow, Red, Pink, Purple, Blue and Green
Details: This is the proper set of metallic pens, for any art and craft projects. It has nice reflective colors, that just pop against a black background. If you add a nice light water wash to these pencils, it makes your drawings have a watercolor effect. The pencils are good both stand alone and together. The pencils are blendable. You can sharpen them to a nice, strong point. The point is strong, and doesn't break easily. I got these pencil set as part of a birthdate gift. I drew a couple of images to show you how these pens work. I hope you find it useful for your drawing endeavors.