Support the demands of fine art with 12 degrees of selected grades of hardness. Wax dipped cores provide exceptionally smooth laydown and increased durability. Vibrant, water-resistant colors won't smear across the page. Presharpened for immediate use. Pencil Type: Drawing Lead Colors: Black.DIX1111120. 1111120. Dixon Ticonderoga Dixon Ticonderoga Graphite Art Pencils.