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 96 - This pastel set contains 96 assorted colors including one each of Azure Blue, Beech Green, Black, Blue Haze, Blue Violet, Bottle Green, Buff, Burgundy, Burnt Orange, Burnt Sienna, Burnt Umber, Cadmium Yellow Deep, Carmine, Carmine Madder, Carnival Red, Ceylon Blue, Chrome Yellow, Citrine Green, Cocoa Brown, Cold Deep Gray, Cold Light Gray, Cold Medium Gray, Cold Very Light Gray, Colonial Yellow, Coral, Cordovan, Corn Yellow, Crimson Red, Dark Green, Dark Rose, Deep Blue, Eden Green, Emerald Green, Endive Green, Erin Green, Fern Green, Flamingo, Garnet, Harbor Blue, Hooker's Green, Hyacinth, Indian Red, Indigo Blue, Iron Blue, Ivory, Lemon Yellow, Light Blue, Light Naples Yellow, Light Ochre, Light Sap Green, Light Turquoise, Madder Pink, Maroon, Neptune Green, Nut Brown, Old Lilac, Old Rose, Olive Green, Orange, Orchid, Orchid Pink, Pale Vermilion, Palm Green, Peach, Peacock Blue, Persian Rose, Pistachio Green, Plum, Prussian Blue, Raw Sienna, Red Violet, Rose Pink, Rust, Salmon Pink, Sandlewood, Sanguine, Sap Green, Scarlet, Sepia, Shell Pink, Smoke Green, Spruce Green, Tile Blue, Titian Brown, Turquoise Blue, Tuscan Red, Ultramarine Blue, Van Dyke Brown, Veronese Green, Violet, Viridian Green, Warm Deep Gray, Warm Light Gray, Warm Medium Gray, Warm Very Light Gray and White.