Nitram Charcoal has long been considered the expert in making rich, black charcoal for the discerning artist
Nitram Academie Fusains H (Hard) 5mm x 152mm. 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.
Nitram Academie Fusains HB (Medium) 5mm x 152mm. This medium soft charcoal is the one most preferred for drawing and sketching. Nitram HB’s superior hold is perfect for homogenizing tones and retaining tonal detail.
Nitram Academie Fusains B (Soft) 5mm x 152mm. For the discerning artist that requires a rich black for drawing, then Nitram B is the answer. It is very soft, yet is still able to carry a point for working rich blacks into the paper or canvas.
Nitram Academie Fusains B+ (Extra Soft) 6mm x 152mm.
This charcoal does not crumble or skip when used expressively or under pressure. It is available in several shades and degrees of hardness.
H – Hard, perfect for fine lines and detail
HB – Medium, for drawing and sketching
B – Soft, for dark notes and shading
B+ – Extra Soft, for rich blacks
The unique manufacturing process produces a high-grade rich black charcoal that is neither compressed nor reconstituted.
Unlike other charcoal, Nitram is less prone to breaking, splitting or excessive dusting.
Each package contains:
2 x H (5mm)
2 x HB (5mm)
2 x B (5mm)
2 x B+ (6mm)