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Box of 12 Colours PASTEL PENCILS

Caran d’Ache extends its pastel range. Carefully selected by leading pastel artists, these PASTEL PENCILS assortments are intended for both beginners and experienced amateur or professional artists, for preliminary work and detailed finishing of a huge variety of subjects.

The Standard Assortment of 12 Colours is a selection of basic colours to introduce the techniques of dry pastel work, particularly the use of primary colours and shadows. It is suitable for sketching numerous subjects such as still-life compositions and landscapes.

DETAILS OF THE PENCIL

First quality cedar wood easily sharpened with a cutter

Rounded hexagonal body, matt colour cap matches the lead colour, clear varnish

Colour number indicated

DETAILS OF THE LEAD

Smooth to apply and generous for blurring, strong point

Large lead: diameter Ø 4.7 mm

Rich texture that adheres well to the support

Exceptional light-fastness (Standard Blue Wool Scale)

TECHNIQUES FOR USE

Water-soluble, ideal for backgrounds, transparency and subtle colour blends

Stable with fixative, high pigment concentration for generous blurring

LEGAL STANDARDS

Swiss Made, FSC, ASTM D-4236

PRODUCT REFERENCE

Ref. 788.312

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