Watercolor pencils are a medium that is the best of both worlds for artist who draw and paint. They have a similarity to colored pencils, but react to water and behave a bit like paint.
It can be annoying when you have to get up and sharpen your pencil several times because it keeps breaking. How do keep your pencil from breaking? First thing we must do is try and understand a little about what are some causes for pencil lead to break.