Conté à Paris 2181 The Sketch Set with Assorted Sketching and Drawing Pencils
The exceptional diameter of the Conte a Paris pastel pencil (5 mm) lead gives genuine freedom of creation and has an unrivalled feel. The pastel is perfect pencil companion to soft pastel because its lead is slightly harder with less pigment. It is preferable to Conte soft pastels and crayons when details is required for small and medium sized formats. In contrast with soft pastels, pastel pencil should not be added in successive layers of colors, but used as pure colors laid out in patchwork fashion side by side (so as not to dull the shades). This blister carded item contains 12 assorted colors.
- Each pencil contains extremely high pigment content for lightfastness.
- Lead diameter is 5mm and is larger than most other pastel pencils.
- Excellent for detail in small and medium size formats.
- Packaged in metal tins.
- Set includes 12 pencils: Bistre Dark, Green, Red, Yellow, Black, Pink, Orange, White, Light Blue, Cyclamen, Saint-Michel Green, Dark Ultramarine.