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Re: [teacherartexchange] sharpening colored pencils


From: Maggie White (mwhiteaz_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Sat Oct 22 2005 - 22:52:10 PDT

Good quality hand-held sharpeners work the best. Electric and rotary
sharpeners eat the pencils. If you come across a pencil whose lead is
broken inside the case, and it keeps breaking, toss it or sharpen with a
utility knife.


jane mary wrote:

> Hi all,
> I am stumped. I have 8 sets of 24 Prismacolor color pencils and I
> don't know how to sharpen them!
> I have an electric sharpener that works really well with regular
> pencils but gets plugged up when I put colored pencils in it.

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