Coloring and drawing is a fun way for children to express their creativity and emotions. Maped Color Pencils Fluorescent-Cardboard Packs-Color Pencils Box of 6 from Maped. Made with basswood from sustainably grown forests - do not contain rainforest wood. Bright colors - pack of 6 pencils Easy to sharpen and do not splinter. Triangular shape for better grip and more comfortable use. Compact size to save space and easy transportation. Break resistant lead. Standard diameter. These pencils are made of soft and resistant lead, are ergonomic and feature fancy names on them. Besides focusing on aesthetics, Maped lays serious emphasis on design which in turn is driven by usage, form and function.