As we begin the new year, I hope everyone who needs it has lead in their pencil. And you can choose to see that as a euphemism or not — your choice — but the subject of the post is real lead pencils.
Of course, modern pencils use graphite — not lead — but for the most part they are still referred to as lead pencils, and the thingy in the middle is called the lead. Which brings us to our latest foray into odd sculptures. As you can see from the pictures below, this guy actually carves tiny objects from the lead — er, graphite — in pencils.