Question: What Can I Use Instead Of Eraser?

What type of eraser is the best?

Best for Overall: Prismacolor Scholar Latex Free Eraser.

Best Budget: Sakura Sumo Grip Eraser.

Best for Colored Pencils: Tombow MONO Colored Pencil Eraser.

Best for Charcoal: Faber Castell Kneaded Eraser.

Best for Canvas: Pentel Ain Regular Size Eraser.

Best for Drawing: Tombow MONO Eraser.More items…•.

How do you make homemade ink eraser?

Try rubbing alcohol to erase ink. You can apply isopropyl (rubbing) alcohol to any paper you’re trying to erase the ink from. If you only have a small amount of ink to erase, use a cotton swab. If you want to erase most of the ink from a page, soak the paper in a small washing tray for 5 minutes.

Why can’t you erase colored pencil?

Colored pencils are mostly wax/oil that holds the pigment, so rubber won’t pick up their marks easily like graphite–you’ll probably find that an eraser just smudges colored pencil. If you need to get colored pencil off, you can try sticking a piece of tape to it–that sometimes pulls at least *some* of the color off.

Why is there a white colored pencil?

The white pencil can be used as a softening agent between the layers to smooth colors together. It’s essentially blending the colors! Some of the colors will lighten, if you want deep dark colors you may not want to use the white pencil.

Can you rub out Colouring pencil?

It is true that colored pencils are hard to erase! In most cases it is usually impossible to erase down to the pure white (or whatever color) of the paper. At best, you will be able to lighten the mistake enough that you can color over it.

What can I use if I don’t have an eraser?

You can use a rubber band. Rubber bands remove pencil matter as well as erasers do. You have to be careful what you erase and what rubber bands you use, though. You may be able to use correction fluid (a.k.a. white out).

How do you remove pencil without rubber?

I suggest trying a ball of bread. There is nothing wrong with using a good quality plastic or putty eraser. Carbon pencil marks can be at least diluted and dabbed away to some extent with a brush and water. Even better – don’t erase at all – just accept what you draw (I’m talking art here – not technical drawing).

What materials are used to make a eraser?

Eraser, piece of rubber or other material used to rub out marks made by ink, pencil, or chalk. The modern eraser is usually a mixture of an abrasive such as fine pumice, a rubbery matrix such as synthetic rubber or vinyl, and other ingredients.