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Easy to use, fun and safe, these student-quality oil pastels help to build basic art skills in classrooms worldwide. Children can achieve oil painting effects without the mess of paint.
Junior Artist Oil Pastels produce bright, intense colors. They contain pigments that blend easily and last without fading. Ideal for texture rubbing, blending, scratch art, almost any coloring project.
Individual pastels are round, measuring 2-3/8" × 5/16" (60 mm × 8 mm), and have paper sleeves. Non-toxic, they conform to ASTM D 4236.
288-Stick Jumbo Colorpack
This Colorpack of 288 pastels contains 24 jumbo round sticks in each of the following twelve colors — Brown, White, Pale Orange, Purple, Cobalt Blue, Green, Yellow Green, Yellow, Orange, Pink, Red, and Black. Each stick measures 2-3/4" × 7/16" (71 mm × 10 mm).
The Colorpack offers a convenient and economical way for schools, camps, youth centers, and daycare centers to purchase, organize, and store Cray-Pas Oil Pastels. The sturdy cardboard box contains 432 pastels in all, 36 each of the following colors — Black, Orange, Purple, White, Yellow, Green, Cobalt Blue, Yellow Green, Pale Orange, Red, Pink, and Brown. Individual pastels are round, measuring 2-3/8" × 5/16" (60 mm × 8 mm).
Cray-Pas "Chubby" Junior Artist Oil Pastels
These extra wide pastels measure 2-3/8" × 7/10" (60 mm × 18 mm), perfect for developing hands. Available in a 12-color set.
Each box contains 12 pastels of a single color.
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from louisville ky
Comments about Sakura Cray-Pas Junior Artist Oil Pastels:
I got several sets of oil pastels to compare. The cray pas junior were the firmest of them all. To lay in your drawing with you would have more control as opposed to a softer one. Niji are a little less firmer , pentel are softer than these as well as pro art. I was surprised that sargent was pretty soft compared to all with pentel and pro art about or similar in softness with the sargent. would like to try mungyo gallery standard oil pastels as they are a cheaper pastel like these but can be bought open stock.
Bottom Line No, I would not recommend this to a friend
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Good-quality student pastels.
By Y Arts director
from Western NY
We use these pastels in art classes for young children through early teens. The pastels hold up pretty well. The colors blend nicely and can be uses on a variety of papers - we've even used them on copier paper.
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
Nice, rich colors. I will buy more!
from Jupiter, Fl
My students are working on self portraits and love working with this product. I am very happy with the results.
Very nice oil pastels :)
from Marion, Alabama
I would but these in a heart beat if I ever ran out of oil pastels. The colors are vibrant and mix really well :)
Sakura Cray-Pas Junior Artist oil pastels
By Mrs. S
from Sonoma CA
These oil pastels are vibrant! They make children's art into masterpieces! They are not greasy so small hand can smudge them when they want to. These are the best!
The only brand I buy for my students.
By Mrs P
from Harlingen, Tx
These oil pastels are fantastic for mixed media projects. My students are always excited when they get to use them. I just replaced last years very well used sets. They are a must have in my school supplies.
I would buy this product again and again
from Renton, WA
Great for kids art projects.
Blick is the Best
from Menifee, CA
I ordered the large pack of student pastels. What an excellent value! Everything arrived in good order and in good time. Cray-pas pastels for students are great.
great oil pastels for a good deal
I like using these oil pastels with my students...THey blend well and are fairly cheap. Id like to use a different brand that is better quality but they are too pricey for student (elementary) use. I wish these were bigger (and that they did not break so easily)
Great cray-pas for in school art project
from Cambridge, MA
I use this product every year in my classroom. My third graders make large pencil drawings and then add color using the cray-pas. The students, of all ability levels, love to add the bold colors and then mix them together by smudging. And they love this messy process!
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