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Re: [teacherartexchange] Drawing pencils - what is "F"??


From: Sue Stevens (suestevens_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Tue Aug 23 2005 - 18:21:45 PDT

H stands for Hardness
B stands for Blackness
F means that it sharpens to a really fine point and will maintian the point
for a while.

also, on the side, a #2 is the same as an HB.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Betty B" <>
To: "TeacherArtExchange Discussion Group"
Sent: Tuesday, August 23, 2005 9:05 PM
Subject: Re: [teacherartexchange] Drawing pencils - what is "F"??

>I actually missed this question on my Art Content Area
> exam. This one and one about the Korean clay
> decorating technique I'd never heard of called
> "Mishima".
> --- wrote:
>> Fine? The "f" pencil is the hardest right?
> ---
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