Faber-Castell Polychromos Artists Colour Pencils are a professional grade oil-based colour pencil available in 120 colours.
Polychromos Pencils are made to the very highest quality. Their soft, waterproof leads have a waxy texture and deposit colour smoothly without smudging. The leads aren't brittle, and can be easily sharpened to a fine point - fantastic if you need to work in fine detail. Polychromos pencils have exceptionally high pigmentation and provide excellent coverage. Try them out of paper, card, wood and even fabric.
Polychromos Pencils are renowned worldwide for their unsurpassed quality. Faber-Castell apply consistent, high-quality standards throughout all stages of manufacture. This, along with top quality materials and years of experience, result in a break-resistant, lightfast, vibrantly coloured pencil that is highly valued by professional artists.
Polychromos Pencils have a 3.8mm lead.
Eco Pencil made with wood from sustainably managed forests and finished with Water-based ECO Varnish. This pencil range is vegan and does not include any animal-derived ingredients in their manufacture.
I'm glad that Ken Bromley has them in the catalogue now. They are fantastic. The oil-based core manages to be quite strong, but you can still blend them easily. Lu (London, United Kingdom) on 11 May 2021
Really pleased with these as a first try. Will be ordering some more. Richard Osborne (Lowestoft, United Kingdom) on 6 May 2021
These are great coloured pencils and always use them David Frampton (York, United Kingdom) on 10 May 2021