CPSA's Lightfastness Test Result Workbook


Version 7 of The Lightfastness Test Result Workbook will be available after June 15, 2013. The book lists pencils tested by CPSA for lightfastness by color with boxes you can fill in to have your own color samples. 

This version will be free to CPSA Members.  To obtain your copy of the workbook, email the product research director. Please allow a few days for verification of current membership.

Version 7 includes the following newly tested brands :

Koh-I-Noor Polycolor
Koh-I-Noor Mondeluz
Derwent Drawing
Derwent Inktense
Tombow Irojiten
Soho Urban Artist




• AW Faber-Castell Albrecht Durer Water-Soluble
• AW Faber-Castell Design Watercolor
• AW Faber-Castell Polychromos
• Blick Studio Artists
• Bruynzeel Design Aquarell (disc.)
• Bruynzeel Design Fullcolor
• Caran d’Ache Luminance
• Caran d’Ache Pablo
• Caran d’Ache Supracolor Aquarelle
• Cretacolor Aquamonolith
• Cretacolor Karmina
• Cretacolor Marino
• Daler-Rowney Artists
• Derwent Aquatone
• Derwent Artist Series
• Derwent Coloursoft
• Derwent Graphitint
• Derwent Inktense
• Derwent Metallic
• Derwent Signature (disc.)
• Derwent Signature Watercolor
• Derwent Watercolour
• Fantasia Artist
• General's Kimberley Thin Lead Watercolor
• Koh-I-Noor Progresso Woodless
• Lyra Rembrandt Aquarell
• Lyra Rembrandt Polycolor
• Prismacolor Lightfast (disc.)
• Prismacolor Premier
• Prismacolor Verithin
• Prismacolor Watercolor
• Royal Talens Van Gogh (disc.)
• Royal Talens Van Gogh Aquarelle (disc.)
• Stabilo Softcolor
• Staedtler Ergosolft
• Staedtler Ergosolft Aquarelle
• Staedtler Karat Aquarelle

Note: "disc." = discontinued



About Lightfastness

Lightfastness Standard - D6901

Press Release Announcing Lightfastness Standard

Lightfastness Testing by CPSA

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