With a proud heritage dating back to 1832, we have been manufacturing pencils in the Lake District, UK ever since. With over 150 years of know-how packed into every pencil and art tool, our creative and scientific minds never cease in their quest for new ideas. Obsessing over the highest quality of materials and forever creating an ever evolving and exceptional range to meet the requirements of every artist. We will keep pushing our boundaries so that artists can keep pushing theirs.
Derwent Brand Video 2016, showcasing our range of products.Watch Brand Video
Derwent products now carry the ‘Made in Britain’ marque, showing our commitment to British manufacturing and creating a wide range of high quality artist materials. Watch our video on how our pencils are made.Watch 'Made in Britain' Video