General's multi-pastel chalk pencils have been handcrafted using only the finest artist pigments since 1926. Great for pastel painting as well as embellishing scrapbooks. Artist quality, our pencils are extra smooth blendable, acid and oil free. Great for pastel drawing as well as scrapbooking and multi-media projects. Made with genuine incense cedar wood. Available in sets of 12 and color themed (assorted, warm, cool, neutral) sets of 8.