Prismacolor NuPastel Hard Pastels are stronger than traditional soft pastels create less breakage and easier clean up. NuPastels have a rich and creamy texture that blends and shades easily.
NuPastels are tougher than traditional soft pastels, but maintain the same rich, creamy pigments needed for superior blending and shading. Artists of all expertise levels can benefit from these pastels, especially those interested in illustration or tightly rendered drawings.
Because they can be used wet or dry, it's like a two-for-one deal, Try mixing them with water or odorless mineral spirits to create cool effects.
Each NuPastel stick measures 3-5/8" long x 1/4" square.
Set of 12 - This pastel set contains 12 assorted colors including one each of Black, Cadmium Yellow Deep, Carnival Red, Hooker's Green, Iron Blue, Pale Vermilion, Sanguine, Sap Green, Sepia, Ultramarine Blue, Violet and White.