Caran d'Ache - Supracolor II - Purple Violet - Caran d'Ache Supracolor II is a superior-quality water-soluble colour pencil for the most exacting requirements of artists. Supracolor II has 120 colours, and is sold individually or in sets. The lead is water-soluble, soft, 3.8 mm, with a high breaking-strength, Caran d'Ache Supracolor is a very economical pencil thanks to their exceptional covering power. Supracolor has very bright colours, with excellent lightfastness. The pencils are made with the best cedar, they are hexagonal, end-sealed in the same colour as the lead, and marked with colour name and code.