The Albrecht Durer Water Colour Pencils by Faber Castell are beautiful high-quality artists colouring pencils that have the added extra of being usable as watercolours too. Each pencil has a 3.8mm soft lead which lays down colour smoothly and with ease. There are 120 colours available in the Albrecht Durer range, but as these gorgeous colours can be blended using just a wet paintbrush, there are an unlimited amount of colour combinations and possibilities available for you to experiment with!
The Albrecht Durer Tin of 60 Pencils is a fantastically comprehensive set featuring half of the entire range available, presented in a lightweight and functional metal tin. The tin holds all of your pencils firmly in place, making it ideal for taking out to classes, to paint outdoors or on holiday, as well as being a brilliant addition to your home or studio space. The colours are lightfast and acid free, and can be used on their own as quality coloured pencils, or with water to create stunning blended, mixed and softened watercolour-like effects.
Included in this set are the following 60 colours:
101-White 102-Cream 104-Light Yellow Glaze 205- Cadmium Yellow Lemon, 105- Light Cadmium Yellow, 107- Cadmium Yellow, 108- Dark Cadmium Yellow, 109- Dark Chrome Yellow, 111- Cadmium Orange, 115- Dark Cadmium Orange, 121- Pale Geranium Lake, 219- Deep Scarlet Red, 126- Permanent Carmine, 217- Middle Cadmium Red, 225- Dark Red, 142- Madder, 124- Rose Carmine, 133- Magenta, 129- Pink Madder Lake, 125- Middle Purple Pink, 136- Purple Violet, 249- Mauve, 141- Delft Blue, 157- Dark Indigo, 247- Indianthrene Blue, 151- Helioblue Reddish, 120- Ultramarine, 140- Light Ultramarine, 110- Phthalo Blue, 149- Blueish Turquoise, 246- Prussian Blue, 153- Cobalt Turquoise, 156- Cobalt Green, 158- Deep Cobalt Green, 264- Dark Phthalo Green, 163- Emerald Green, 171- Light Green, 112- Leaf Green, 267- Pine Green, 165- Juniper Green, 173- Olive Green Yellowish, 168- Earth Green Yellowish, 174- Chrome Green Opaque, 194- Red Violet, 131- Medium Flesh, 191- Pompeian Red, 190- Venetian Red, 188- Sanguine, 187- Burnt Ochre, 185- Naples Yellow, 184- Dark Naples Ochre, 180- Raw Umber, 176- Van Dyck Brown, 283- Burnt Sienna, 177- Walnut Brown, 274- Warm Grey V 271- Warm Grey II, 231- Cold Grey II, 233- Cold Grey IV, 199- Black.
Perfect for students, professional artists and beginners, the Faber Castell Albrecht Durer set of 60 pencils would make a fantastic gift or treat for illustrators, designers, crafters, hobbyists and those who just want to add something a little special to their artwork!