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Oil Pastel

9mm square x 70mm

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Oil Pastel

Holbein's Oil Pastel…A total of 100 colors
What is Oil Pastel?
Oil Pastel is a stick color made by kneading pigment with wax and oil for soft drawing. It is possible to make a coloring surface with turpentine oil or petrol as solvent for oil color.
  1. Well spreading
    It is very soft and spreads easily.
  2. Vivid coloring and possible to make various intermediate colors
    It enables you to make various intermediate bright colors by adding white color, because it contains a large amount of pigment. It enables you to draw high intensity of colors when used as it is, therefore, you can make lively works.
  3. Excellent light resistance
    Excellent pigment with little fading property is used in a large quantity.
  4. Stable fixing or adhering power
    Pigment is fixed firmly onto picture, so it is possible to produce works mimicking those painted with oil color.
  5. Not including harmful substances
    It is necessary to pay special attention to the influence of Pastel on human body when Pastel attached to finger enters the mouth, because pastel is held directly by fingers. In this respect, you can use Holbein's Oil Pastel without anxiety, for it is completely devoid of harmful materials.
  6. Use Matte Finish for picture protection
    Oil Pastel does not dry essentially, therefore, color adheres to the fingers when you touch the picture. To avoid this, please use 『Matte Finish』 or『Spray Matte Tableaux』for picture protection after the work is completed.
Oil Pastel
15   sticks
25   sticks set
40   sticks set
50   sticks set (assorted in wood box)
100   sticks set (assorted in wood box)

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