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Nitram Charcoal

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Drawing by Jordan Parietti©
Drawing by Jordan Parietti©

  • Does not crumble or break under moderate pressure like Vine or Willow

  • Can be sharpened to a point for fine work.

  • Come in H, HB, B & B+ degrees of softness
    for extra tonal variety.

  • Not dusty or powdery.

$6.99 each Nitram Académie Fusains B (Soft),
HB (Medium) and H (Hard); 5 batons each package
$7.99 Petits Bâtons - Extra Soft Round 6mm
$8.99 Bâtons Moyens - Extra Soft Round 8mm
$9.99 each Bâtons Épais - Extra Soft Round 12mm,
Demi bâton de saule 25mm (Extra Soft)
$14.99 each Maxi bâton de saule 50mm (Extra Soft),
Bloc de saule (Extra Soft)

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The Preferred Charcoal of Professional Artists, Academies and Ateliers.

Much to the delight of serious artists everywhere, the renowned Nitram Fine Art Charcoal has returned to market. This product's renaissance comes strictly adhering to the methods and traditions of Nitram's time-tested processes. Brought back by artist and entrepreneur Jerzy Niedojadlo in January of 2011, the charcoal's return has been celebrated by professional artists the world over.

Nitram Fusains B (Soft) CharcoalNitram Académie Fusains B (Soft) 5mm is for the discerning artist that requires a rich black for drawing. It is very soft, yet is still able to carry a point for working rich blacks into the paper or canvas. Each package contains five (5) batons.

Nitram Fusains HB (Medium) CharcoalNitram Académie Fusains HB (Medium) 5mm is the one most preferred for drawing and sketching. Nitram HB's superior hold is perfect for homogenizing tones and retaining tonal detail. Each package contains five (5) batons.

Nitram Fusains H (Hard) CharcoalNitram Académie Fusains H (Hard) 5mm can be sharpened to an extra fine point for creating fine detail in your drawing. Also, the unique hardness of Nitram H makes lighter and mid tones easier to attain. Each package contains five (5) batons.

Nitram Petits BatonPetits Bâtons - Extra Soft Round 6mm designed for use in figure drawing at the studio. The advantage of Nitram is its ability to not crumble or skip when used expressively. Studio time is precious — you shouldn't have to worry about your charcoal. Each package contains five (5) batons.

Nitram Moyen BatonBâtons Moyens - Extra Soft Round 8mm is ideal for the visual artist. Nitram Charcoal has the advantage of rich blacks and a wider range of shades. This helps the artist to refine the values that will later defined the finished piece. Each package contains five (5) batons.

Nitram Petits BatonBâtons Épais - Extra Soft Round 12mm for the artist who works in the large. Nitram's superb quality ensures that it does not crumble under pressure so you can express yourself with confidence. Behind every great painting is an exceptional drawing — Nitram helps. Each package contains five (5) batons.

Nitram Demi, Maxi, Bloc CharcoalDemi bâton de saule 25mm (Extra Soft) for the artist who works in the large. Diameter: 25mm (0.98") Height: 152mm (6"). Sold individually.

Maxi bâton de saule 50mm (Extra Soft) for the artist who works in the large. Diameter: 50mm (1.9685") Height: 152mm (6"). Sold individually.

Bloc de saule (Extra Soft) for the artist who works in the large. Length: 15mm (0.59") Width: 46mm (1.8") Height: 152mm (6"). Sold individually.