Tips and Discoveries

» Golden Silverpoint/Drawing Ground on paper provides an easy, permanent, lightfast flexible ground for metalpoint.

» When outfitting your silverpoint supplies the following wire sizes will work in the respective mechanical pencils:

• 24-gauge wire fits .5mm mechanical pencils

• 20-gauge wire fits .9mm mechanical pencils

• 12-gauge wire fits 2mm (clutch-type) lead holders