Tag Archives: Faber Castell

Faber-Castell Polychromos Pastels

We all know how much we love Faber-Castell’s Polychromo coloured pencils, so I couldn’t resist getting a box of their Polychromo Pastels. I envisioned a real workhorse of a pastel block, bright and dense colour and pigment, unbreakable and fun. … Continue reading

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Bargain Hunting!

No mahogany men here – never fear! Just a little word in your ear to say that the lovely people over at Cowling & Wilcox currently have a box of 120 Faber-Castell Polychromos on sale for £99.95. A veritable bargain … Continue reading

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Viva Las Skye

This morning’s work, just for a bit of light relief. I reckon the Skye Tourist Board could use some pzazz. What do you mean you recognise the sign? I drew this out in pencil (Faber-Castell F) on Bristol Board (A3), … Continue reading

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Not the Isle – our other cat. Like any good parent, I have no favourite when it comes to our pets, (Ripley – the Royal Python without a doubt), and as I painted Fletch, I had to paint Skye too. … Continue reading

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Fletch is my elderly cat. A tabby with a flabby belly that we have had since he was 6 weeks old. He’s now 17 and is so rarely seen that visitors to the house ask if he is still alive. … Continue reading

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