Is this like mechanical or a manual sharpener?
The sharpener is manual.
What's the difference between this type premier and scholar sharpeners?
Premier has two openings, while scholar has one.
Does this sharpener work with regular pencils?
This sharpener will work well with other types of pencils.
How does one open the sharpener to empty it?
If you look on the top of the rim, there is something like indented spot. You can use your tumb to push it up.
Will these combine well with coloring pencils?
They do combine well with other types of coloring pencils.
- This is a nice professional grade pencil set. It has a wide range of values, to do mid tones, highlights and shadows.
- The woodless pencils are made of graphite. They can be used to make strong details, or to color in large areas. There is no wood to slow down your process.
- The pencils are water soluble. They can make dark marks. They can be mixed with water to make a see through wash.
- The set comes with a sharpener made of steel, in addition to a sanding board. This will help you make the most perfect point. This set has a nice vinyl eraser. It is good for working on soft surfaces, and it absorbs a good number of graphite. The kneaded rubber is good for erasing small areas.
- This set includes: 7 Turquoise drawing pencils (8B, 6B, 2B, B, 2H, 4H & 6H), 4 woodless graphite pencils (2B, 4B, 6B & 8B), 3 water-soluble graphite pencils (HB, 4B & 8B), 2 erasers (Magic Rub vinyl & kneaded rubber), 1 steel sharpener and 1 sanding board
Publisher: Newell Brands Inc
Details: With these pencils you can make crisp shadows, straight lines, and silky mid tones. This box has 14 different professional grade lead. With this, you have everything needed to make high quality drawings. The set has seven beautiful turquoise color drawing pencils, with a strong core. The cores are all resistant to breakage. The woodless graphite pencils can cover plenty of surfaces. To keep these pencils safe, you have a nice tin box. This set has some useful kneadable eraser. It can be sharpened to erase whatever you like. The vinyl magic rub eraser, is good for delicate surfaces. The sanding board is good for making unique powdered mixes, and interesting sharp points. The kit lastly has a steel pencil sharpener.