This PanPastel portrait colors are genuine artists quality pastels uniquely packed in a pan format. They were developed so that artists can easily lift, apply and control pastel color just like true painting. The pan format holds the color like paint for easy application. PanPastel is loaded with the highest quality artists pigments and have a rich, ultra-soft, low-dust formulation. All of the professional-quality colors have excellent light fastness, are fully erasable and compatible with traditional pastel sticks, surfaces, conventional fixatives and other artists colors. This set includes 2 soft knives, 10 soft covers, 3 soft mini applicators, soft sponge bar, big oval sponge, storage jars, instructions. Conforms to ASTM D4236. Portrait set contents 20 colors of 9-msl PanPastel titanium white, diarylide yellow shade, yellow ochre tint, orange tint, permanent red, permanent red tint, red iron oxide shade, red iron oxide tint, violet tint, ultramarine blue shade, turquoise shade, chrom oxide green shade, burnt sienna, burnt sienna shade, burnt sienna tint, raw umber, raw umber shade, raw umber tint, neutral grey, paynes grey colors.