Cretacolor is a leading dry media manufacturer based in Austria where all its products have been manufactured for decades. Cretacolor’s products are internationally recognized as being of very high quality, with high colour intensity, rich colour laydown and superior lightfastness. The Cretacolor Artino Drawing Set is a 10-piece set which offers all the basic drawing materials you need for your sketching endeavors. All the pencils are pre-sharpened. Excellent for blending and mixed media. The Artino Basic is a great set for drawing students and beginners.