Faber-Castell

Faber-Castell is said to be Germany's oldest industrial company. It began as a carpenter's workshop, founded by Kasper Faber in Stein, near Nuremberg in 1761. Today Faber-Castell is still owned and managed by the same family, now in its 8th generation since the founder. Faber-Castell is one of the best known companies in Germany, where every child grows up learning to write with Faber-Castell pencils and pens. But the company has an international reputation for its fine artist materials, especially its colored pencils and pastels. In ecologically sensitive Germany, there is a heightened consumer awareness of the environment, and German companies are held to account for their environmental record. All products of the Faber-Castell group are manufactured using environmentally safe, high-quality materials and low-pollution processes. For example, the company uses only wood from its own reforestation and soil conservation project in Brazil to manufacture pencils. The company grows its own trees on land that was once denuded and deforested, subject to soil erosion. Faber-Castell even recycles the waste products from manufacturing pencils to increase the fertility of the soil.
  • All Blacks e-motion Rollerball NZD $349.95
    The e-motion, with its dynamic shape and deepest, trendy matt black shade, stirs passion. The look and feel of the masculine aluminium barrel with its guilloche pattern mesmerises pen-connoisseurs. Barrel made of black anodised aluminium with laborious guilloche engraving Cap and tip made of metal, matte black chrome-plated Spring-loaded metal clip Fitted with black refill with ceramic tip, quick-drying Interchangeable refill Also useable with fineliner refill Attractive, white gift box with slip case... more »
  • All Blacks e-motion Fountain Pen NZD $399.95
    The e-motion, with its dynamic shape and deepest, trendy matt black shade, stirs passion. The look and feel of the masculine aluminium barrel with its guilloche pattern mesmerises pen-connoisseurs. Barrel made of black anodised aluminium with laborious guilloche engraving Cap and tip made of metal, matte black chrome-plated Spring-loaded metal clip High-quality black stainless steel nib in width M (medium) Equipped with cartridge/ converter system Converter included Attractive, white gift box with slip case... more »
  • All Blacks e-motion Ball Point Pen NZD $299.95
    The e-motion, with its dynamic shape and deepest, trendy matt black shade, stirs passion. The look and feel of the masculine aluminium barrel with its guilloche pattern mesmerises pen-connoisseurs. Barrel made of black anodised aluminium with laborious guilloche engraving End cap and tip made of metal, matte black chrome-plated Spring-loaded metal clip Fitted with a black large-capacity refill, line width B Attractive, white gift box with slip case... more »
  • All Blacks e-motion Twist Pencil NZD $250.00
    The e-motion, with its dynamic shape and deepest, trendy matt black shade, stirs passion. The look and feel of the masculine aluminium barrel with its guilloche pattern mesmerises pen-connoisseurs. Barrel made of black anodised aluminium with laborious guilloche engraving End cap and tip made of metal, matte black chrome-plated Spring-loaded metal clip Equipped with twist-mechanism Replaceable eraser under the end cap Break-resistant 1,4 mm lead for smooth writing and sketching Attractive, white gift box with slip case... more »
  • Faber-Castell GRIP Colour Markers Set of 20 NZD $13.70
  • Faber-Castell Classic Colour Pencils Tin Sets NZD $13.60 - $63.40 5 items
  • Faber-Castell Pitt Pastel Pencils NZD $3.80
    PITT artists' pastel pencils, with their oil-free pastel leads, are used by artists not only as the perfect complement to pastel crayons for elaborating fine details, but also on their own. Many artists who enjoy pastel techniques and their versatility, but not the dirty hands and coloured dust that accompany them, have opted to use these special pencils. PITT pastel pencils have a very compact lead which is economical to use. The lead contains a high level of pigment, making the pencils ideally suited both to drawing lines and shading, as well as blending and merging into delicate colour transitions. The colour selection in this range places a particular emphasis on the muted shades and earth tones that are especially important for pastel drawing.... more »
  • Faber-Castell Perfection Eraser Pencil Soft Pink 7056 NZD $2.60
    The quality of an eraser and using the correct eraser are crucial for optimum results. Basically, two different materials are used to make erasers: rubber and plastic. All rubber erasers and the majority of the plastic erasers made by Faber-Castell are PVC-free. Faber-Castell PVC-Free erasers do not contain harmful phthalate plasticizer. Phthalates have been reported to cause several undesirable effects when exposed to the human body. The balanced plastic mixture guarantees soft and smear-free erasing. Red soft eraser for graphite ideal for fine point erasing Latex-free... more »
  • Faber-Castell Perfection Eraser Pencil Hard White 7058 NZD $2.60
    The quality of an eraser and using the correct eraser are crucial for optimum results. Basically, two different materials are used to make erasers: rubber and plastic. All rubber erasers and the majority of the plastic erasers made by Faber-Castell are PVC-free. Faber-Castell PVC-Free erasers do not contain harmful phthalate plasticizer. Phthalates have been reported to cause several undesirable effects when exposed to the human body. The balanced plastic mixture guarantees soft and smear-free erasing. PERFECTION 7058 eraser pencil for precision erasing White, hard eraser leads for ink, India ink and ballpoint pens Latex-free... more »
  • Gelatos Colors NZD $4.95
    Nothing on the market today compares with Design Memory Craft Gelatos®. Compact acid-free pigment sticks glide on creamy smooth for vibrant color and coverage. All Gelatos® blend easily with or without water. Try this unique medium on paper, canvas, or wood!... more »
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  • Faber-Castell Perfection Eraser Pencil with Brush 7058B NZD $4.30
    The quality of an eraser and using the correct eraser are crucial for optimum results. Basically, two different materials are used to make erasers: rubber and plastic. All rubber erasers and the majority of the plastic erasers made by Faber-Castell are PVC-free. Faber-Castell PVC-Free erasers do not contain harmful phthalate plasticizer. Phthalates have been reported to cause several undesirable effects when exposed to the human body. The balanced plastic mixture guarantees soft and smear-free erasing. PERFECTION 7058 B eraser pencil for precision erasing White, hard eraser leads for ink, India ink and ballpoint pens With brush for cleaning up eraser residue Latex-free... more »
  • Gelatos Double Scoops NZD $9.95
    Gelatos are creamy sticks infused with color. The color glides easily onto papers and can then be dissolved with water to create watercolor effects or left to dry for vibrant color. Over double the size ~approx. 0.5oz Perfect for scrapbooking and paper crafts Gelatos glide on a creamy vibrant color and blend beautifully with or without water Add brilliant shimmering effect in one color or add to other colors Gelatos work great on dark paper and on smooth and textured surfaces, even canvas Use the Gelatos to try out the reverse stamping method- use the Gelato to make a field of color and then use a clean stamp to remove the ink, leaving the design on the paper Acid-free and odorless... more »
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  • Black & White Gelatos NZD $9.95 Out of Stock
  • Mix & Match Gelatos Colors Gift Set NZD $119.95
    Mix & Match mades designing with color simple. Choose colors that inspire you. Choose a medium. Mix & Match as you create. Perfect for all your design, memory and craft projects. Set Includes: 28 Gelatos Colors (including 6 metallics) Water Brush 4 Blending tools Fully Illustrated Technique Booklet ... more »
  • Metallic Gelatos NZD $9.95 Out of Stock
  • Mix & Match Gelatos Colors ~ 50's Diner NZD $11.00 Out of Stock
    These luscious acid-free pigment sticks glide on creamy vibrant color and blend beautifully with or without water. So versatile, Gelatos work great on dark papers and on smooth or texture surfaces, even flocked paper and canvas. Use them with stamps, stencils, masks, blended for mistting, and with one of these two handy tools that are included. The Dot Dabber is a perfect little tool for making uniform polka dots (also a good blending tool). And creat cool splatter effects with the Stipple Brush by loading the brush with wet Gelatos and flick or tap the brush to get speckles, also known as stipples. Mix and match Gelatos Colors with Art Grip Aquarelle Watercolor Pencils and Pitt Artist Pens for a variety of exciting techniques for all your creative projects.... more »
  • Mix & Match Gelatos Colors ~ Tropical NZD $11.00
    These luscious acid-free pigment sticks glide on creamy vibrant color and blend beautifully with or without water. So versatile, Gelatos work great on dark papers and on smooth or texture surfaces, even flocked paper and canvas. Use them with stamps, stencils, masks, blended for mistting, and with one of these two handy tools that are included. The Dot Dabber is a perfect little tool for making uniform polka dots (also a good blending tool). And creat cool splatter effects with the Stipple Brush by loading the brush with wet Gelatos and flick or tap the brush to get speckles, also known as stipples. Mix and match Gelatos Colors with Art Grip Aquarelle Watercolor Pencils and Pitt Artist Pens for a variety of exciting techniques for all your creative projects.... more »
  • Mix & Match Gelatos Tool Set NZD $14.20
    The Gelatos Tool Set offers six versatile tools for blending and designing with Gelatos. The Palette Knife is a great tool for blending colors and mixing Gelatos with water, Gesso and other Textural Accents. The firm Blending Chisel is great for patterning with wet mediums, such as Gelatos and Aquarelles. Use the broad stroke to create striping or streaks, or use the fine point tips to blend delicate areas or "etch" design into wet colors. The Stipple Brush is used for creating a speckled effect. Mix Gelatos or Aquarelle color with water and then load up the brush with this color mixture. Flick or tap the brush to get different flecked patterns. You can also use it dry on wet medium to get a mottled effect. Dot Dabbers make great polka dots. In two fun size, use them with any wet medium to create dots or swirls and other fun patterns. Also great for blending onto or streaking wet color. The Drip Dropper is a handy little tool for transferring color mixtures of Gelatos, Aqu... more »
  • Mix & Match Essential Tool Kit NZD $31.60
    All the essential hardware for working in mixed media, stamping and memory crafts. The PVC-free Perfection Eraser Pencil will correct the tiniest of mistakes made in pastel, graphite or color pencil, and is also a hand tool for priming intricate clear stamps. The Water Brush makes painting with watercolor pencils and Gelatos a breeze, no more messy water cups. Great for taking your projects on the road. The triangular handle of the Paintbrush makes painting with watercolor pencils and Gelatos more comfortable and will not roll off the table. Use the Misting Bottle to gently dissolve your watercolor pencils or Gelatos, wet your stamps or extend the drying time of you india ink pens. The Blending Stump and Wedge are great for blending pastels and Gelatos. The Stump is designed to be sharpened with a standard sharpener to reveal fresh surface; and the Wedge can easily be washed out with soap and water. The Pencil Sharpener will keep all your points sharp.... more »
  • Mix & Match Mixed Media Sampler NZD $31.50
    Set Includes ArtGrip Aquarelle Watercolour Pencil Pitt Pastel Pencil Stamper's Big Brush Metallic Pitt Artist Pen Metallic Gelato Odorless and Acid-Free... more »
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  • Mix & Match Paper Crafter Crayons NZD $11.80
    Sharpenable, Waterproof, Permanent, Break Resistant, Acid-Free Paper Crafter Crayons are highly-pigmented wax crayons that can be used on all types of crafting surfaces like cardstock, shipboard, canvas, embossed and textured paper, even wood, glass and ceramic. Mix and Match with wet mediums, like inks, paints, Gelatos and Art Grip aquarelles to create colorful wax resist effects. Just doodle, trace, draw or write a message, then cover the crayon marks with the wet medium and the marks will "resist" the wet medium and show through.... more »
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  • Mix & Match Gelatos Colors with Stamp NZD $20.95
    Mix & Match makes designing withe color, simple. Choose a color set that inspires you. Choose a medium. Mix & Match as you create. Color coordinate palettes give you the freedom to design your project knowing the colors and mediums will work beautifully together. Perfect for all your design, memory and craft projects.... more »
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  • Faber-Castell Jumbo Graphite Pencils NZD $3.70 5 items
  • Colouring Memory Card Game NZD $6.00
    A fun way for children to learn and develop their colouring, word, thinking and memory skills. A game the whole family can play. Contains 40 cards: 2 each of 20 objects. Match the most pairs to win.... more »
  • Faber-Castell 9000 Pencil Set of 6 NZD $15.95
    Castell 9000 Pencils are made using the finest quality graphite to ensure finest performance for artists. Contains H, HB, 2B, 4B, 6B, 8B with sharpener and eraser.... more »
  • Faber-Castell Pitt Big Brush Pens NZD $8.95
    These Pitt Artist Pens contain the same high-quality pigmented India Ink as the original Pitt Artist Pens, but with Big Brush nibs for full coverage or narrow, detailed strokes. Each Big Brush pen contains four times the amount of ink found in regular Pitt Artist Pens. They are excellent for large artwork or for sketching, journaling, cartooning, and drawing. The acid-free, archival ink is smudgeproof, waterproof, and won't bleed through paper.... more »
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  • Faber-Castell Pitt Big Brush Sets NZD $34.40
    Extremely fade-resistant pigmented drawing ink. Waterproof and acid-free.... more »
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  • Faber-Castell Watercolour Albrecht Durer Pencil Sets NZD $39.10 - $435.00 5 items
  • Faber-Castell Pitt Artist Pen Sets NZD $20.00 - $43.50
    Pigmented India Ink that is both acid-free with a neutral pH neutral and offers unsurpassed lightfastness. Perfect for sketches, journals, cartooning and fine ink drawing. Available in classic fine art colors as well as varied nib styles. Ink is smudge and waterproof when dry. ... more »
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  • Faber-Castell Albercht Durer Watercolour Pencils NZD $3.00
    Albercht Durer artists' watercolour pencils provide artists with great versatility of expression when drawing, shading and painting in watercolours. High quality materials, combined with Faber-Castell's experience, have resulted in pencils that produce unsurpassed watercolour effects.... more »
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  • Faber-Castell Polychromo Pencils NZD $3.00
    Polychromo artists' colour pencils are valued for their peerless quality by professional artists around the world. Their high standard ensures that Polychromos artists' colour pencils are ideal for use in the graphic arts, for free artistic expression, and for the precise colouring of plans.... more »
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  • Faber-Castell Polychromo Pencil Sets NZD $38.00 - $435.00
    Polychromo artists' colour pencils are valued for their peerless quality by professional artists around the world. Their high standard ensures that Polychromos artists' colour pencils are ideal for use in the graphic arts, for free artistic expression, and for the precise colouring of plans.... more »
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  • Faber-Castell Polychromo Chalk Sets NZD $47.90 - $95.80
    Polychromos pastels contain the highest quality pigments for unsurpassed resistance to fading. Blend with fingers, stump or paintbrush dipped in white spirit. Colors lay down smoothly and provide excellent color transitions. Use the square-cross section to draw fine details with an edge, or shade extended areas with one face. Colors adhere easily to paper, card, wood, and stone. Gentle fixing is recommended. ... more »
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  • Faber-Castell Oil Pastel Sets NZD $9.00 - $23.95
    These collections of colors are very soft and easy to blend, providing smooth color lay-down for rich oil pastel effects. For a student oil pastel, it offers good lightfastness and excellent opacity. ... more »
    2 items
  • Faber-Castell Artist Crayons NZD $3.25 8 items
  • Faber-Castell Pitt Charcoal Pencils NZD $3.30 3 items
  • Faber-Castell Compressed Charcoal NZD $3.20 4 items
  • Pitt Pure Graphite 2900 NZD $5.50
    Solid graphite, lacquer coated for use like a pencil. Can be sharpened like a conventional wood-cased pencil. Suitable for expressive shading of large areas.... more »
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  • Faber-Castell Graphite Sticks NZD $5.95 4 items
  • Faber-Castell 9000 Pencils NZD $2.00
    Since 1905, this top quality pencil with superior black leads, made of very finely ground graphite and clay, has been a favorite among artists, as well as for precision, technical drafting. ... more »
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  • Faber-Castell Pitt Graphite Set NZD $120.65
  • Faber-Castell Grip Pencil 2001 HB NZD $1.70
    Faber-Castell's Grip Pencils are a really significant improvement over conventional wooden-case pencils. They combine an ergonomic triangular shape with a soft-grip zone. The result is more comfortable and tireless writing. The lead is break-resistant, dermatologically tested, and easy-to-sharpen.... more »
  • Faber-Castell Vinyl Eraser 7096.30 NZD $0.60
    This eraser cleanly erases lead and coloured pencil strokes.... more »
  • Faber-Castell Sleeve Eraser NZD $2.95
  • Faber-Castell Sandpaper Block NZD $4.90
    Sandpaper is the simple way to keep a point on difficult-to-sharpen drawing pencils, charcoal, pastels, or crayons.... more »
  • Faber-Castell Kneaded Eraser NZD $2.40
  • Faber-Castell Fountain Pen Right Hand NZD $31.60
  • Faber-Castell Fountain Pen Left Hand NZD $21.50
  • Faber-Castell Chalk Pastels
    Polychromos pastels contain the highest quality pigments for unsurpassed resistance to fading. Blend with fingers, stump or paintbrush dipped in white spirit.... more »
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  • Faber-Castell Minifix Sharpener NZD $0.90
  • Faber-Castell Vario L Mechanical Pencil 0.5mm NZD $23.50
    Fixed lead sleeve for drafting with adjustable degree indicator. Cushioned lead for writing, with an extra long propelling eraser. ... more »
  • Faber-Castell Executive Pencil NZD $12.90 2 items
  • Faber-Castell 1.4mm Leads NZD $7.50

    6 pieces.

  • Faber-Castell Pitt Artist Pens NZD $5.50
    Pitt Artist Pens have several special features. Pitt Artist Pens come in sets of four featuring your choice of color - black, sepia, or sanguine - and with a choice of four line widths: superfine, fine, medium and brush point. These pens feature very light-fast drawing ink that is permanent when dry. They allow rapid and spontaneous drawing, and are ideal for studies and sketches. The line of Faber-Castell Pitt Artist Pens also includes many colored brush tip markers. These pens have high-quality pigments and the ink is both waterproof and very light-fast. The flexible point is especially suitable for drawings and plans, lettering, layout work, and many similar uses.... more »
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