Sennelier oil pastels are exceptionally smooth and creamy and are the ultimate combination of blending power and opacity. They work well on a variety of substrates from paper and gessoed boards through to metal plates and glass.
This pack includes 24 colours specially selected for portraits.
Colors can be applied directly or mix colors on a palette. They can be blended with a rag or your finger. Colors can be diluted using mineral spirits or turpentine and blend with a brush.
Sennelier oils can be used in mixed media pieces over watercolor, oil or acrylic paint and can be used on a variety of substrates including:
Paper 170gsm and heavier, canvas, cardboard, chipboard, cork, wood, plywood, masonite, ceramic, plaster, metal, plastic, glass and photographic prints
Sennelier oil pastels possess an extraordinarily high pigment content, thus providing them with a high colouring and covering potential, excellent brightness and a high degree of light stability (with the exception of metallic and fluorescent shades).
Sennelier products are manufactured in France using top quality pigments, pure synthetic binding mediums and mineral wax. When you use Sennelier you know you are using a quality product that has become a world recognised brand that is praised by artists around the globe. They are the epitome of quality.