These unburnt pastel sticks yield a rich color to due to their high pigmentation, and although not individually tested, all colors use lightfast pigments and are therefore long-lasting. Cretacolor Hard Pastels can be blended, smudged or dissolved with water. They produce a velvety-soft, oil-free stroke and make a perfect companion to the pastel pencils.*California Prop 65Video
California Proposition 65 Warning
Products with a red * next to the UPC code denote products that require the Proposition 65 label. These products can expose you to chemicals including arsenic, which is known to the State of California to cause cancer. For more information, go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.