Pan Pastel Set of 20 Shades - PanPastel Sets & Kits PanPastel Colors are genuine artists quality pastels, uniquely packed in a pan format; available in a range of 80 colors. PanPastel Colors were developed so that artists can easily lift, apply and control pastel color, just like true painting! The pan format holds the color like paint for easy application. Loaded with the highest quality artists pigments; PanPastel Colors are made using a unique manufacturing process requiring minimal binder and fillers, resulting in a rich, ultra soft and low dust formulation. All of these professional quality colors are highly pigmented, have excellent lightfastness and are fully erasable. Each pan contains 35% more material than the average pastel stick; based on a survey of leading brands. PanPastel Colors are fully compatible with traditional pastel sticks, pastel surfaces, conventional fixatives and other artists colors. Easy to Use - Blend, Layer & Apply like Paint. For pastel painting and mixed media work use PanPastel Colors to: ' Quickly block in large areas of color in seconds, e.g. for backgrounds and underpainting
' Achieve a more painterly effect in pastels
' Apply controlled marks ' from intense strokes to delicate marks
' Build up multiple layers while controlling the surface tooth fill
' Apply ultra thin glazing layers & veils of color
The colors can be mixed and blended together, eliminating the need to invest in hundreds of colors for a complete pastel painting palette.
PanPastel packaging protects the colors, keeping them separate and clean. Making them perfect for both studio work, and for traveling / plein air work.
The pans and storage jars (for Sofft Tools) interlock securely together making it easy to store and organize the colors and tools, minimizing the amount of storage space required.
This set of Pan Pastels includes: 2 Sofft Knives, 10 Sofft Knife Covers, 2 Sofft Sponge Bars, 3 Sofft Applicators, Storage Jars, and one each of the following Pan Pastel: 220.3, 250.3, 270.3, 280.3, 340.3, 380.3, 430.3, 470.3, 520.3, 560.3, 580.3, 620.3, 640.3, 660.3, 680.3, 740.3, 780.3, 800.5, 820.3, 840.3.