Color pencils made in a wide range of price, quality and usability, from student-grade to professional-grade. Concentration of pigments in the core, lightfastness, durability of the pencils, and softness are some determinants of a brand’s quality.
There is no general quality difference between wax/oil-base and water-soluble color pencils. Some manufacturers rate their water-soluble pencils as less lightfast than their similar wax/oil-base pencils
Artist and professional-grade pencils made with higher concentrations of high-quality pigments than student-grade colored pencils.
Their lightfastness & resistance to sunlight is also measure and document. Core durability, break and water resistance, and brand popularity are also notable feature of artist-grade pencils.
Fine Art Material have some of the best colour pencils in Pakistan for students & professionals.