Welcome to dickblick
Cray-Pas Expressionist Oil Pastels are formulated with extra-fine quality pigments, waxes, and oils. They are perfect for very smooth drawing and a wide range of effects, from bold, intense strokes to subtle shading.
Expressionist Oil Pastels offer bright, vivid colors suitable for many surfaces, including paper, board, canvas, and wood.
Sticks are round, measuring 2-3/4" × 7/16" (70 mm × 11 mm), with paper sleeves. Expressionist Oil Pastels are non-toxic, and conform to ASTM D 4236.
Color Chart Note — Use this color chart as an approximation of the real color. If exact color matching is necessary, use actual samples of the materials.
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.
Set of 12
Set of 16
Set of 25
Set of 36
Set of 50
see also ...
® Sakura is a registered trademark.® Cray-Pas is a registered trademark. ™ Expressionist is a trademark.
Hint — click a thumbnail to enlarge.
Hint — click a thumbnail to enlarge.
(based on 39 reviews)
of respondents would recommend this to a friend.
Reviewed by 39 customers
Displaying reviews 1-10
Back to top
Previous | Next »
Fine and strong blending
from Long Beach, CA
Comments about Sakura Cray-Pas Expressionist Oil Pastels:
Brilliant mix of colors in my 36piece set. Sticks don't wear out too fast. Nice texture. This is rapidly becoming my favorite medium to make art.
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
Was this review helpful? Yes / No
- You may also flag this review
Great for classroom
from Lake Charles, LA
Comments about Sakura Cray-Pas Expressionist Oil Pastel Sets:
I love the quality and price of these oil pastels for my high school art students
Great oil pastels
By Alex art
from Nashville, TN
Good quality oil pastels at an excellent price.
very workable and smooth. can't wait to really use them on a project.
Just What I Wanted
from Bloomfield, NJ
I've been using this product for 30 years. As a painter on paper, it satisfies my artistic needs and pocketbook.
Great pastel colors
Great colors and easy to blend
(2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)
Great value for students
By Gloria in Vestaburg
from Vestaburg, MI
I have used these oil pastels with my students for over 20 years and they are consistently the best value for student grade artwork. They blend well and have great coverage. The basic set is all that is needed to make amazing blended colors.
from Missouri Heights CO
well p0ackaged, super product
(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)
Bright colors, we love using them
from Lethbridge Alberta Canada
(4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)
A great quality pastel.
I am new to oil pastels and have only made about three pieces with them and have found that these pastels are a lot smoother and more easy to work with compared to my initial brand. They blend really well. In my sample of the still life, I didn't have to use turpentine to blend the colors together. The only draw back to them is they didn't seem to blend well with my other brand of pastels. That may be due too the quality of the other brand. I would recommend that if you do plan on blending them with others, that you do a trial piece first. These are great pastels and I would definitely consider them.
Images shared by KDJImagery
Still life sample.
Tags: Made with Product
Loading item data...
Please allow ADDITIONAL DELIVERY TIME for factory-shipped items.
Click here to view expected shipping dates, or call our Order Dept (800)-828-4548.
Copyright © 2015 Dick Blick Art Materials. All rights reserved.
Your cart is currently empty.
Your cart currently contains N item.
Dick Blick Art Materials®, Blick®, Blick Studio®, and Artists Pick Blick® are registered trademarks of Dick Blick Holdings Inc.
© Copyright 1999-2017 Dick Blick Holdings Inc. All rights reserved.