Great American Art Works’ owner is a chemist, and his initial research into pastel production focused on the materials and methods of established companies. He soon discovered that old techniques produced old pastels! By employing new materials, techniques, and equipment, he eventually discovered the right combination of ingredients and methods.
Today, Great American Art Works handmade soft pastels are recognized the world over for their excellence. Richly pigmented, these pastels have superb brilliance of tone. Each pastel measures approximately 2½" × ½" (65 mm × 13 mm) . Shapes of pastels may vary.
Sets — Designed by accomplished pastel artists, each set of handmade, richly pigmented full-size pastels is arranged in a reusable cardboard box adorned by artwork inspired by the selection within.
Note — Color substitutions in sets may occur at the discretion of Great American Artworks.
Color Chart Note - Color charts represent approximations of the real color. Due to the many variations in monitors and browsers, colors may appear slightly different on different computer screens.
Minimum Order - Please order individual pastels (open stock) in a minimum of 6, so that we can efficiently package and ship your order. Your selection may be assorted to meet this requirement.