Pencil

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PENCIL. An instrument made of plumbago, black lead, red chalk, or other suitable substance, for writing without ink.
     2. It has been holden that a will written with a pencil, could riot, on this account, be annulled. 1 Phillim. R. 1; 2 Phillim. 173.

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For generations of Swiss and nostalgics in many other countries, the childhood memory of opening up a big decorated Caran d'Ache box to select from the dazzling array of brightly coloured pencils within, then setting to work to produce the clumsy but exuberant drawings later so proudly pinned up on kitchen walls, is an indelible souvenir.
You will need: A4 or letter size paper, crayons or coloured pencils, scissors, stapler.
And there is something clearly obsessive and certainly astonishing about the way he executes the paintings, most of them containing reflections and shiny chrome, in Derwent coloured pencils with only the skies air-brushed in at the beginning.