These professional artists' quality, highly pigmented formulations, packaged in easy to use pans, are ultra soft, erasable and low dusting, and are fully compatible with traditional pastel sticks, pastel surfaces, and conventional fixatives. They provide excellent lightfastness and are ACMI certified - no health labeling is required. Mix, blend, layer and apply like paint for an infinite palette of colours. Use the unique Sofft Tools for precise application from intense strokes and washes of colour to delicate marks. The pan format holds colour like paint for easy application; pans and storage jars are interlocking and keep colours clean and separate, with permanent colour labels for easy identification. Extensive range of 60 colours (20 pure colours, 20 shades, 20 tints) to choose from, in 9ml pans.