Faber-Castell have a broad range of pencils, both mechanical and traditional, each with their own individual style and beneficial features.
Faber-Castell's Design Pencil Gift Set is a great example of the brand's refreshing workmanship, containing 3 traditional drawing pencils and an ingenious pencil cap, which acts as a pencil extender, or lead-point protector – and also contains a sharpener!
The brand also provides a selection of mechanical pencils in an assortment of sizes, shapes, colours and styles, offering artists a great choice of drawing tools with bespoke qualities.
Faber-Castell's Ondoro series of mechanical pencil are a prominent example of the brand's refined drawing instruments, modelled from resin in an intriguing hybrid style, somewhere between a pen and traditional pencil – capable of being used extensively without fatigue.
Here at The Online Pen Company we know how important it can be to find the right writing instruments. Whether it be a fountain pen, ball point pen, rollerball or a pencil - finding the right fit for you is key.
With so many high-quality brands on the market, we thought we would help make your choice easier by telling you about one of our favourites - Faber-Castell. As designers and manufacturers of stunning fountain pens, their pencils are certainly part of the same family.
The Online Pen Company stock five different models of Faber-Castell pencils including Ambition, Basic, Design, e-motion and Ondoro.
Faber-Castell have made a bold move with the Ambition range and stepped away from the usual conventional luxury writing instruments they usually create, instead opting for a straight-edged profile made up of right-angles and clean lines. The Ambition by Faber-Castell’s barrel of unpolished brown pearwood certainly brings an artisanal quality to the whole pencils design. This Faber-Castell beauty keeps a little slice of German design at it’s fingertips, meaning it is simply an excellent mechanical pencil suitable for everyone.
The Basic pencil by Faber-Castell is beautiful to look at, extremely comfortable to hold, and a pleasure to write with - key qualities of high quality writing implements. With a contrasting color and a soft-touch coating, the ergonomic grip zones are combined with stunning chrome-plated metal or wood. The full range of fountain pens, rollerballs, pencils and ballpoints are available in matte or gloss chrome-plated metal.
Faber-Castell Design Pencils are created to both look attractive and be a pleasure to hold. The innovative pencils are an ergonomic triangular shape with a soft-grip zone designed for comfort. =
The Faber-Castell e-motion range of pencils are almost cigar-shaped, with beautiful warm wood tones. They are designed to sit comfortably in the hand, making them a great writing instrument for those that write regularly. The design clearly combines its outstanding writing comfort with sophisticated aesthetics, giving it a stylish element over some pencils on the market. The materials were carefully selected in the design process, with matte or high-gloss metal, contrasting with pearwood in either dark brown, brown or black. You can purchase the precious resin barrels in either crocodile pattern, parquet and rhombus textures.
The Faber-Castell Ondoro Mechanical Pencil is available in beautiful smoked oak. It’s a classically-styled pencil with a hexagonal barrel, making it both innovative and stylish. The contrasting polished chromed grip section and metal cap with sprung pocket clip give it an edge over other Faber-Castell pencils on the market.