Jack Richeson Unison Pastel Starter Colors, Set of 36

Jack Richeson Unison Pastel Starter Colors, Set of 36

Jack Richeson Unison Pastel Starter Colors, Set of 36

Handmade soft pastels that are second to none. In their subtlety and intensity of color, their fluency and responsiveness to touch, and in their delicacy and robustness, Unison color soft pastels aspire to perfection.

Unison began in the early 1980s when artist John Heresy found that mass-produced, factory-made pastels simply did not offer the qualities he was looking for. He embarked on an inquiry to see whether, with the available pigments, he could construct some kind of mirror to the magic of color. Unison color soft pastels are the result.


  • Unparalleled lightfastness
  • Purity of color
  • Incredible water solubility
  • Large one-half inch by two-inch sticks
  • Hand-rolled in the English countryside

Frequently Asked Questions:

1. Are these pastels suitable for professional artists?

Yes, these pastels are handmade with the highest quality pigments and are favored by professional artists for their exceptional performance.

2. Can these pastels be used with water?

Absolutely! These pastels have incredible water solubility, allowing artists to create unique effects by adding water to their artwork.

3. How long do these pastels last?

Due to their unparalleled lightfastness, these pastels will retain their vibrant colors for a long time, ensuring the longevity of your artwork.


Experience the perfection of Jack Richeson Unison Pastel Starter Colors. These handmade soft pastels offer unparalleled lightfastness, purity of color, and incredible water solubility. With their large size and hand-rolled craftsmanship, these pastels are a must-have for any artist seeking the highest quality materials.