Rembrandt Soft Pastels are world-renowned for their pure pigments, high degree of lightfastness and velvety softness. This softness is achieved by the use of kaolin, an extra-fine clear china clay.
Rembrandt Pastels are ideal for layering techniques. Their softness allows them to be applied over existing layers of pastel and not move the color. This Rembrandt Soft Pastel Set is packaged in sturdy cardboard box with snug fitting foam to protect each stick.
Half-Stick Sets - Select Rembrandt Soft Pastels are also available in half stick sets. The half-stick size is valued as much for being sturdy as it is for being economical. Its strength enables it to withstand extensive handling and traveling. The low price point enables artists to afford far more colors. Half-stick pastels have the exact same pigment and binders composition as the full sticks. Half-sticks measure 1-3/8" long and are unwrapped.
Set of 30, Assorted Half-Sticks - This soft pastel set includes one each of Black 700.5, Blue Violet 548.5, Bluish Green 640.7, Burnt Sienna 411.5, Burnt Umber 409.5, Cinnabar Green Deep 627.5, Cinnabar Green Light 626.7, Deep Yellow 202.5, Gray 704.8, Green Gray 709.7, Lemon Yellow 205.5, Lemon Yellow 205.8, Light Orange 236.5, Light Oxide Red 339.7, Light Yellow 201.5, Madder Lake Deep 331.5, Olive Green 620.3, Olive Green 620.7, Orange 235.9, Permanent Green Deep 619.5, Permanent Red 372.5, Permanent Yellow Green 633.5, Phthalo Blue 570.7, Prussian Blue 508.7, Raw Umber 408.7, Red Violet 545.5, Ultramarine Deep 506.5, Ultramarine Deep 506.7, White 100.5 and Yellow Ochre 227.5.