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Help keep PanPastels protected and organized. The empty storage jars are the same dimension as the PanPastels and fit neatly into plastic trays allowing artists to create their own palette of colors. The trays are stable and stackable, with covers that protect your PanPastels during transport or storage.
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from Bend, OR
Comments about PanPastel Palette Trays and Storage Jars:
I recently bought two different sets of PanPastels and was looking for an easier way to store them and I came across these palettes! I bought three of them and they works so nicely! They are made of a sturdy plastic with shallow wells that the pastels fit snugly into. These help keep your workspace clean and tidy since you can just snap the lid on your pallete, stack them, and put the away.
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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Pan Pastel tray
Love the product. You can put your colors in groups and easier to see and work with. Would definitely recommend.
Pan pastel lids
By A new pastel artist
from Longview Texas
I got these about a week after I had bought my pan pastels. Up until I got these, I stored my pastels in zip lock storage bags. The lids are an improvement over that method. But are somewhat tricky to screw off and on. But overall a good deal.
(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)
Less than what expected
from El Paso, TX
I was somewhat disappointed with the Pan Pastel Tray as I was expecting it to be made out of a heavier sturdier plastic, instead of a plastic that I normally trash. However it does serve it's purpose, which is to hold and organize the pan pastels and maybe they thought a heavier plastic would be overkill since the pan pastels are already encased in a heavier plastic. Still, based on the flimsy plastic, I really think it's overpriced.
Trays and Storage Jars
from Peninsula, Ohio
I really like using the tray but find it easier to stack and store the pan pastels.
Pan pastel storage trays
from Beaufort sc
I was pleasantly surprised how good these trays are made very convenient to store pastels in
Nice and neat
from Cleveland, Ohio
The pans fit into the trays perfectly. It makes it easy to carry the pan pastels.
(3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)
Great idea, but wouldn't put the lid to the test
By Virginia Artist
I've only recently started using them, but so far I love the PanPastels. While I thought the idea of stacking them was neat, in practice I find the threads annoying. I have a hard time lining them up staight, so I end up spending time trying to align them correctly. Then I must have over tightened one and had a hard time separating them to get to the bottom color. So I was happy to see they made these pallets, and I ordered two of the large ones to fit all my colors.I was initially disappointed when I got them. They're thin and feel a bit flimsy, but so far they seem to be holding up well - so while thin, the plastic does seem to be strong. It's definitely nice to have all the colors visible without having to unscrew them. The pallets are designed so you can put the pastels in the pallets with or without the individual lids. The pallet lid doesn't seem to snap on securely though - so now I'm ordering more individual lids so all my colors have lids, and will still have to contend with the threads, because I'm concerned with the pallet lid coming off when transporting them around. Bottom line, I like the pallets and would buy them again. If you're going to be using them in the studio, they're perfect: they stack and organize your colors so you can readily access them. If you plan to travel with them, I'd recommend using individual lids, or transporting the PanPastels screwed together in the tower.
I love the PanPastels, and while I thought the idea of stacking them was neat, in practice I found lining up the threads and screwing them on straight a bit frustrating. Then I must have over tightened one and had a hard time separating them to get to the bottom color. So i thought these pallets would be the ideal answer and ordered two of the large ones to fit all my colors.I was initially disappointed when I got them. They're thin and feel a bit flimsy, but so far they seem to be holding up well. It's definitely nice to have all the colors visible without having to unscrew them. The pallets are designed so you can put the pastels in the pallets with or without the individual lids. However, the pallet lid doesn't give me a warm fuzzy when closing it - it doesn't seem to snap on securely - so now I'm ordering more individual lids so all my colors have lids because I'm concerned with the pallet lid coming off when transporting them around.
These are wonderful to keep things organized
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