Pencil drawing stands out as one of the simplest, yet most varied. Artists use everything from graphite pencils, to charcoals and pastels, in capturing the emotional response that they want to evoke from their viewers. pencil drawing is staggering–ranging from caricature. Pencil art is a rapidly executed freehand drawing that is not usually intended as a finished work. it might record something that the artist sees, it might record or develop an idea for later use or it might be used as a quick way of graphically demonstrating an image, idea or principle.