Review: Faber Castell Polychromos Color Pencil Set – Tin of 120

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Faber Castell Polychromos Color Pencil Set – Tin of 120

Purchased from: Amazon

  • High quality pigments of unsurpassed light-fastness and brilliance
  • Smudge-proof and water-resistant think oil pastel lead
  • Break-resistant due to SV bonding
  • Part of Faber Castell’s unique color matching system
  • 120 colors in metal case

 

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Santa came just a bit early this year and look what he brought me! I am LOVING my new colored pencils!

FYI – I am not an artist, just a coloring enthusiast!

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This set of 120 Polychromos colored pencils come in a wonderful tin box for easy and secure storage.  There are three trays in it that holds all the pencils.

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These colored pencils come pre-sharpened. They are each numbered and everyone of them has its own individual color name on it.

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These Polychromos are softer and seem to be more spreadable. While they look great before you blend them, they also blend beautifully. Even more so than most of the brands I have used!

There is also no wax bloom because they are oil based pencils. And they don’t break easy like so many of the other colored pencils I’ve tried!

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The above two pictures show what these pencils look like before they are blended.

Below you see the difference using a blending stump and Gamsol!

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The left side un-blended and the right side is blended:

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I know which side I like, do you?

Now if Santa doesn’t bring you a set no worries! Just watch on those after Christmas sales and use your gift cards to purchase this fantastic set of colored pencils by Faber Castell!

I hope you and your family have a wonderful and Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

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**Supplies used for this review were purchased from Amazon:

Peace on Earth – Adult Coloring Book: Color and Contemplate the Spirit of the Season

    

Gamblin Gamsol Odorless Mineral Spirits Bottle, 4.2oz

Stumps And Tortillions Set – 2 PACK

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