Derwent Artist Pencils
All the colours you could wish for…
The first colour pencil Derwent ever developed, and still one of the most popular on the market. Artists has a traditional, round wooden barrel and a large diameter, break-resistant colour strip. Perfect for broad strokes and free, expressive drawing,
Artists’ slightly waxy texture is ideal for multiple layering and blending to produce an infinite spectrum of subtly different hues and tints.
Available in a fantastic range of 120 colours,
Artists has stood the test of time.
Soft, waxy true colours with superb coverage.
Colours can be overlaid to produce different tints and hues.
The softest of pencils but in an amazingly strong and vibrant range of colours.
The velvety softness of the strip releases rich, dense colour at a stroke and is perfect for mixing and blending.
Despite its soft texture, Coloursoft sharpens to a fine point and works equally well for detailed illustrations
or bold, contemporary still-life drawings and portraiture.
Available in a range of 72 dazzling colours,
all with that gorgeous, consistently soft texture.
Pen and ink offers strong, intense colour combined with a translucent effect.
Now you can enjoy these distinctive qualities in an easy to use pencil.
Inktense has a firm, blendable texture and comes in a range of 71 brilliant colours, plus a non-soluble outliner which allows you to draw outlines that are permanent.
The colours can be blended together with a slightly wetted paintbrush while applying an overall light wash creates a vivid, ink-like translucency.
Sketching is all about being loose, free and easy and Derwent Sketching pencils couldn’t be easier to use; just 3 simple degrees HB, 2B & 4B, to cover all your sketching needs. They have a wide strip so you can quickly rough-out a loose sketch, or capture a passing cloud before it disappears! Once you’ve done that you can sharpen your pencil to a fine point to add the all important detail!
If you like the texture and blendability of Artists colour pencils,
but prefer a crisper, more precise drawing style, this pencil is for you.
Studio shares the same colour strip as Artists, but it is slimmer and the woodcase is hexagonally shaped rather than round.
A colour pencil that is easy to grip and particularly suited to detailed illustration work, such as botanical studies, architectural drawing and graphic design.
All tend to be studio-based – hence the nameExcellent graphics pencil.
Pure, true colours ideal for fine lines and illustrations.
Suitable for visual communication.
Derwent Watercolour Pencils
Pencils that you can paint with
Pencils are easy and convenient to use, paints a little less so.
But there’s a high quality colour pencil that you can paint with as well, so you can enjoy the best of both worlds.
Derwent Watercolour can be used wet or dry, on wet or dry paper, to achieve a wide variety of effects.
It comes in 72 classic colours, which retain their full intensity however you use them.
For sheer versatility, Derwent Watercolour is unmatched.
Draw or paint with these versatile pencils.
Use wet or dry paper to create exciting effects.
Albrecht Dürer artists’ watercolour pencils provide artists with great versatility of expression when drawing, shading and painting in watercolours.
High-quality materials, combined with over 250 years of experience, have resulted in watercolour pencils that produce unsurpassed watercolour effects and vibrancy.
The coloured surface can be transformed with only a few fine or broad brush strokes to reveal the full and unique power of the colours.
Depending on the paper being used, the pigments can be completely dissolved, and will then behave in the same way as classic watercolour paints.
FABER-CASTELL sets highest standards in manufacturing its artists’ colours. The most popular pencils for our coloring book customers.
Top priority is given to the use of high-quality materials, including acid-free light-fast pigments, and the tough leads as a result of Secural bonding.
The wide spectrum of colours is based on pure pigments, ensuring high covering power and lasting brightness. POLYCHROMOS artists’ colour pencils have particularly soft waterproof wax leads.
Their smoothness and resistance to smudging makes them a pleasure to use.
The leads are not brittle, and can be sharpened to a very fine point.
This allows you to draw filigree detail as well as cover extended areas completely with colour.