With the shape and color of traditional flowers representative of Japan, and shavings that become petals, these are colored pencils with a playfulness. While their practicality has been carefully considered, they are also unique and fun colored pencils where even the act of sharpening them has been designed. The cross-section flower shape comes in 5 types that includes cherry blossom, plum blossom, dandelion, fringe flower and balloon flower. Not only is their appearance cute, their shape combines the functionality of being both easy to hold and hard to slip in the hand. In the axis part a new environmentally friendly, domestically made material is used which is made from disposable wastepaper. It has both unique soft colors and an ease of sharpening. The core is a high quality, domestically made colored core, and the writing performance and coloring are excellent. They are delightful colored pencils that can add fun to your day. Price includes one set of 5 pencils with pencil sharpener.