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They usually have a small protective paper wrapped around the middle to keep fingers clean while drawing; it can be removed whenever necessary. Oil pastels are very similar in appearance to soft pastels and are available in boxes of limited assortments. Colors can be acquired individually, but they should be arranged in order. It is very useful to have a wide range of grays. Many brands sell wax crayons with a protective band around the middle, which can be removed before drawing or if the crayon breaks.

It is a good idea to create your own palette once you have begun to master drawing and painting. Without a doubt, the gray range is the most extensive. There arc so many shades that they can be distinguished only by placing them next to each other. Because there is not as large a selection of color chalk as there is of soft pastels, it is worthwhile to create new colors by mixing the powder from two sticks of chalk. This powder may or may not be well mixed, however, and the color of the mark made from it may be homogenous or an optical mixture of the two colors used.

An assortment large enough for drawing without limitations should include at least 24 colors. Professional grade chalk is also sold as individual sticks. It is a good idea to create your own palette once you have begun to master drawing and painting. Without a doubt, the gray range is the most extensive. There arc so many shades that they can be distinguished only by placing them next to each other. Because there is not as large a selection of color chalk as there is of soft pastels, it is worthwhile to create new colors by mixing the powder from two sticks of chalk.

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