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Neopastels are professional quality oil pastels with superb smoothness and blendability. These pastels are absolutely dustless.
They are made from permanent pigments that are equally suited to intense coloring, delicate shading, and subtle transition of hue. Individual pastels measure 64 mm × 9.5 mm (2-1/2" × 3/8").
Gift Idea — Caran D'Ache Neopastels are available in a variety of different sets, packaged in sturdy metal boxes. See Caran d'Ache Neopastel Sets for pictures and more detailed specifications of these sets.
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Wonderful Oil Pastels
from Duluth MN
Comments about Caran d'Ache Neopastels:
These have been my go-to pastels for many, many years. They are consistently great. The color range is very good, and they are a little less oily, and less expensive than the Senneliers. I use both, and definitely think they are the best available.
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)
wonderful creamy oil pastels
I have found that they cover beautifully and are very creamy.
from las vegas
I use in my drawings , together with my colored pencils. I love caran cache rich colors
(2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)
So smooth! Rich pigment!
I'm an abstract painter and not a pastel artist - so I've only used a couple different brands and WOW! I love these Neopastels! So smooth! Rich pigment! I like to lay down color and use my fingers to blend and move the color around and these are amazing! I've used them for abstract portraits. You can have a lot of fun layering color. I use Sakura Specialist pastels to compliment/mix. I prefer these two brands over Sennelier; Daler-Rowney and Van Gogh.
Great to Blend!
Comments about Caran d'Ache Neopastel Sets:
These pastels are perfect for a detailed, bold look. They are easy to blend and have a consistent high quality.
Good first layers and handy darks
I am a Sennelier and Holbein painter but I make good use of some Neopastel darks and muted hues. They happen to be handy but the quality vary from one stick to another. They sometimes bloom or dry. Knowing that, be vigilant when you receive your shipment. Otherwise, enjoy their great coverage!
Hard to find anywhere else!
By I love the mountains
from Oklahoma City, OK
Blick offers the ability to purchase individual neopastels to replace used up ones. This is a big advantage to me since I use certain colors more than others.
(5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)
Great selection of greens
By Chatham kemp
from Hattiesburg MS
The selection of colors, especially grays and greens is very good. Also, pastels are not too oily or stiff (good middle consistency).
(3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)
from Bossier City, LA
Along with Sennelier, my favorite!
(4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)
Caran d'Ache neopastels
from Smithfield, RI
I use the neopastels as accents in my water media paintings. They POP the image. I have also used them as a base on YUPO for my Molotov acrylic work. The pastels blend softly on YUPO.
Neopastels are a professional quality oil pastel with excellent smoothness and blendability. They're made from permanent, lightfast pigments that are bright and vibrant, even on dark backgrounds. These dustless, opaque pastels glide easily on paper, but also work great on a wide variety of substrates - they'll even stick to non porous surfaces like glass and plastic! See why Caran d'Ache Neopastels are a great oil pastel.
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