Caran d'Ache has been an expert manufacturer of pastels since 1952 and it was more than 30 years ago that the craftsmen in its Geneva workshops developed the NEOPASTEL. This set brings together 12 of the most used oil pastel colours to help you start creating immediately.
These pastels have a velvety texture, with a high pigment concentration and covering, you can apply large quantities of opaque colour in strokes or as blocks of colour, blended and in washes.
Neopastel colours can be used on almost any substrate including tinted paper, tracing paper and smooth papers, canvas, wood, glass, leather and more!
Caran d'Ache Neopastels can also be used on dry undercoats such as ink, acrylic, water-based and oil-based paints.
This set contains the 12 integral colours for working with oil pastels, from this selection many colour mixes can be created.
- Deep matt colours with good coverage
- Excellent lightfastness
- Soluble in Turpentine, water-resistant
- Pastels do not powder or dry out
- Ideal for shading and mixing with fingers
- Soft Velvety Texture
- Pastel dimension: 10mm x 68mm
001 - White
003 - Light Grey
009 - Black
059 - Brown
035 - Ochre
010 - Yellow
070 - Scarlet
090 - Purple
140 - Ultramarine
161 - Light Blue
210 - Emerald Green
230 - Yellow Green