Monochrome = Painting with one color. Any color range can be used, but monochrome drawing is mostly used for black, gray and earth tones.

All Pitt Monochrome products have maximum lightfastness!

The Pitt Monochrome assortment can be subdivided into the following areas:



Classical monochrome earth tones

The graphite range consists of blacklead pencils, graphite pure pencils and graphite crayons.

Castell 9000 Pencil

The classic pencil 

16 degrees of lead hardness HB, B, 2B, 3B, 4B, 5B, 6B, 7B, 8B, F, H, 2H, 3H, 4H, 5H, 6H

Castell 9000 Jumbo Pencil

The classic pencil in a jumbo format 

5 soft degrees of hardness HB, 2B, 4B, 6B, 8B

Graphite Aquarelle Pencil

Completely water-soluble

5 soft degrees of hardness HB, 2B, 4B, 6B,8B

Pitt Graphite Pure Pencil

4 degrees of hardness HB, 3B, 6B, 9B

The product is named graphite pure due to the fact that it is not encased in wood. There is a plastic sleeve around the pencil to protect hands when worked with. It is not wood cased as graphite pencils usually are.

Graphite Crayons

Hexagonal crayon

4 degrees of hardness 2B, 4B, 6B, 9B