Blackwing Limited Edition Vol. 3

  • Box of 12

In June of 1966, George Harrison met maestro Ravi Shankar in Bath, England. Harrison asked Ravi to teach him how to play the sitar, a task Ravi agreed to only after considerable hesitation. Their collaboration resulted in an explosion in the popularity of classical Indian music and culture in the United States and around the world.

The Blackwing 3 is a tribute to Ravi Shankar on his 100th birthday. It features extra-firm graphite and a matte turmeric finish accented with a pattern inspired by one of Ravi’s iconic sitars. The pattern prominently features the ॐ (Om), a sacred Sanskrit symbol with three phonetic components that correlate to the waking, dream, and unconscious states of being. 

A portion of every pack sold will benefit the Ravi Shankar Foundation and their mission to "preserve the diversity of cultures and richness of their arts."

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Jonathan Colburn
Great pencils and great business

Blackwing pencils are the best in the world, and Domestic Domestic is a fantastic company. Great prices and super fast shipping.

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best pencil

these are great pencils

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Sandra Holeman
Volume 3 Blackwings

Very smooth transaction, pencils arrived quickly, another perfect mail order from Domestic Domestic! Thank you, you’re the best!

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Jonathan P
As good as they come

I love the extra firm graphite and the incense cedar wood. The yellow on yellow finish is subtle and nice.

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