Prismacolor Premier Thick Core Pencils PC997 Beige
These high quality, best selling colored pencils have soft, thick leads, unmatched in brilliance, point strength and blending quality. Their permanent pigments in wax binder, resist fading and due to a special bonding process, they also resist crumbling. Colors include primary hues, mid-tones, grays, neons and metallics. The round cedar wood case is finished to match the lead color.
- PC930 Magenta $3.50
- PC1018 Pink Rose $3.50
- PC1026 Grayed Lavender $3.50
- PC956 Lilac $3.50
- PC934 Lavender $3.50
- PC931 Dark Purple $3.50
- PC1009 Dahlia Purple $3.50
- PC1008 Parma Violet $3.50
- PC932 Violet $3.50
- PC1079 Violet Lake $3.50
- PC1025 Periwinkle $3.50
- PC1007 Imperial Violet $3.50
- PC933 Violet Blue $3.50
- PC901 Indigo Blue $3.50
- PC1017 Clay Rose $3.50
- PC996 Black Grape $3.50
- PC132 Dioxazine Purple (new color) $3.50
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About Takapuna Art Supplies
Located in downtown Takapuna Beach on the North Shore, our store has been serving the local art community for more than twenty years. We are owned and operated by working, professional artists and have become the place where like minded creatives choose to gather, share and inspire.
We are the only art supply store in the greater Auckland area that has a working artists' studio on premises. Our experienced and knowledgeable staff are always happy, willing and able to demonstrate techniques and share tips on the use of various artist materials.
Our focus is to encourage the pursuit of personal artistic expression and to share our expertise and love for the visual arts.
- Jim Auckland & Sandy Collins