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 36 - This pastel set contains 36 assorted colors including one each of Black, Bottle Green, Buff, Burnt Sienna, Cadmium Yellow Deep, Carmine, Carmine Madder, Carnival Red, Chrome Yellow, Crimson Red, Cocoa Brown, Deep Blue, Hooker's Green, Indian Red, Indigo Blue, Iron Blue, Lemon Yellow, Light Blue, Light Ochre, Light Sap Green, Madder Pink, Orange, Olive Green, Pistachio Green, Red Violet, Rose Pink, Salmon Pink, Sap Green, Sanguine, Scarlet, Sepia, Ultramarine Blue, Van Dyke Brown, Violet, Warm Medium Gray and White.