Blackwing original pencils are ideal for illustrators, musicians and writers who prefer a soft, dark line. The incense cedar body is finished with a sleek black finish which give these pencils have a distinctly retro look. The unique rectangular black eraser can be extended as it wears down from use, and also pops out completely from the pencil body for replacement. Replacement erasers are available in a variety of colors. Each sturdy and beautifully designed box includes one dozen pencils.