So, I have oils pastels, which I read are not supposed to crumble as much as soft/hard pastels. Yet when I use them, the leave blobbies on the paper or on the pastel itself, that I then have to…READ MORE
"it might depend on what brand of oil pastel. Cheaper brands can crumble a lot and the pigment load can be terrible. Those cheap artist loft kind of things from Michael's, or some other off brand can really make you hate oil pastel, which is why…"
So, I have oils pastels, which I read are not supposed to crumble as much as soft/hard pastels. Yet when I use them, the leave blobbies on the paper or on the pastel itself, that I then have to brush/wipe off. Is this normal?Also, I am using the pastels to color pictures and then heat transfer to tshirts. I am using good quality transfer paper. I have noticed that some colors come out really faint, and others come out a totally different color. Should I be using a different pastel? Would…See More
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