This artist-quality velvety, smooth pure vine charcoal is ideal for sketching smokey grays and blacks for soft charcoal drawings and layouts. Approximate diameter of the thin stick is 3 to 4mm, the medium stick is 5 to 6mm and the thick stick is 7 to 9mm. The willow charcoal sticks tube contains one thick, two medium and two thin 5-1/2″ sticks
These extra-smooth compressed charcoal sticks are versatile tools for artists of all levels. Each stick can be used as is or sharpened with a sharpener or a sandpaper block to achieve many different points and angles.
The 2-Stick Sets include two sticks of one degree of hardness each. The 4-Stick sets contain two soft, one medium and one hard stick. The 12-Stick Assorted set includes four each of 2B (Hard), 4B (Medium) and 6B (Soft) compressed charcoal sticks in a handy reusable sleeve that s great for storage and travel. Made in the USA
Handcrafted by artisans, PRIMO Euro Blend Compressed Charcoal Sticks were created especially for artists seeking an intense, creamy, smooth charcoal. They can be used alone or in combination with other charcoal, pastel or mixed media. They can create broad strokes or can be sharpened to create desired or fine lines to achieve artists desired effects. They are also great for quick layouts for oil painting. This set includes three black and one white charcoal stick.