Compressed charcoal is a solid stick of carbonized wood that produces deep tones with a different texture to graphite. Its naturally water soluble makeup allows artists to create interesting line and wash effects.Available in three grades: light, medium, and dark.
Derwent Compressed Charcoal is a block of pure charcoal. It’s great for using with other charcoal products or try it on its own for wide sweeping strokes using its side or the end for finer lines.
Other Derwent Charcoal sets vailable are:
Charcoal pencils with sharpener & eraser
Charcoal Pencils, set of 4 includ, tinted white.
Charcoal pencil 6 tin
Charcoal Mixed Media