Caran d’Ache Luminance 6901 - The most lightfast permanent colour pencil ever designed. Luminance 6901 artist’s pencils, specifically designed by Caran d’Ache in its Geneva Manufacture with colour image professionals in mind, reaffirm the high quality standards of the Maison. The new leads are designed for works intended for exhibition, collection and museum purposes.
Its extreme lightfastness is confirmed by the most rigorous tests, earning Luminance 6901 top results and international ASTM D-6901 certification. With Luminance 6901, Caran d’Ache has achieved the feat of creating quite simply the most lightfast colour pencil ever designed.
Caran d’Ache is one of the few pencil producers with FSC® certification. Received in 2004, it covers not only the raw materials but the entire production process and workshops. All Caran d’Ache pencils are certified as made from wood that comes from strictly managed forests with guaranteed reforestation programmes.
Caran d’Ache, a love affair with Colour - With a worldwide reputation for the quality and beauty of its creations, Caran d’Ache applies its Swiss-made expertise to develop writing instruments and Fine-Arts products.
Born of the passion of its founder for Colour, the Maison has remained loyal to its roots. The pencils, pastels and paints that are designed, developed and manufactured entirely in the Geneva workshops, keep alive the tradition it holds so dear.