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Coloured Pencils

Get ready to add some lekker colour to your sketches and drawings with our range of coloured pencils. From vibrant shades to subtle tones, these pencils are your ticket to unleashing your inner artist. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or just starting out, our coloured pencils are bound to bring your creations to life. So grab a pencil, let your creativity flow, and ‘draw’ the town rainbow!

It’s a Vibrant World of Coloured Pencils at My Art Shop

Artists and colour enthusiasts, welcome to our curated collection of Coloured Pencils, Coloured Pencil Accessories, and Coloured Pencil Sets. Whether you’re sketching, layering, blending, or adding fine details to your artwork, our range has something for every artist, from beginners to professionals.

Dive into the rich pigments of Faber-Castell Polychromos Coloured Pencils or explore the vast palette of the 150 Prismacolor Premier Coloured Pencil Set. For those seeking the pinnacle of colour brilliance and lightfastness, the Caran d’Ache Luminance 6901 Coloured Pencils offer unmatched quality.

Our selection extends to specialised sets like the Derwent Lightfast Pencils for longevity in your artwork and the water-soluble Faber-Castell Albrecht Dürer Water Colour Pencils for artists who love to blend traditional drawing with watercolour techniques.

From the creamy texture of Polychromos to the exceptional lightfastness of Luminance and the versatility of Prismacolor, My Art Shop is your destination for all things related to coloured pencils. Let your creativity flow with the best tools at your fingertips!

Colouring FAQs

What is the best colour pencil?
The “best” depends on your needs. Faber-Castell Polychromos are revered for their quality and durability, while Caran d’Ache Luminance pencils offer supreme lightfastness and a smooth application.
What type of pencil is best for colouring?
Oil-based pencils like Polychromos offer precise application and layering, whereas wax-based pencils such as Prismacolor Premier provide vibrant colours and smooth blending.
What are coloured pencils used for?
From detailed illustrations and fine art to colouring books and mixed media, coloured pencils are versatile tools for creating art with depth and nuance.
What is a Polychromos colour pencil?
Polychromos pencils are oil-based coloured pencils known for their high quality, vibrant colours, and resistance to smudging and water.
What is the difference between Polychromos and normal pencils?
Polychromos pencils have a higher pigment density and oil-based binder, offering unmatched colour vibrancy and blendability compared to standard coloured pencils.
What are luminance coloured pencils?
Luminance coloured pencils by Caran d’Ache boast the highest lightfastness, ensuring your artwork remains vibrant for years to come.
Which is better luminance or pablo?
Luminance pencils excel in lightfastness and layering, while Pablo pencils, also by Caran d’Ache, are ideal for precise details and shading.
Is it colour pencils or coloured pencils?
Both terms are correct, with “coloured pencils” being more commonly used in British English and “color pencils” in American English.
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