Originally Posted by Amber79
I'm going to second this. I use Prismacolors for my drawing and I buy most of them individually when they are on sale/clearance or I have a coupon. It gives you more control to buy them individually. Use a coupon get a small starter set, the use coupons at the craft stores and add as needed.
It also depends on what kind of collector you are. I'm the kind that wants to be able to color an image that has lots of different colors in it, so to go buy two or three markers to color one color just wasn't an option. I'd rather use my colored pencils or something.