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Re: conte pastel pencils


From: Maggie White (mwhiteaz_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Fri Nov 30 2001 - 11:55:30 PST

Aust ArtClasses wrote:
> Okay,
> Who has the magic answer for sharpening these things. I have tried
> classroom sharpener, hand held, and x-acto knife. I understand they are
> soft but sometime a really sharp point come in handy. Any suggestions?
> Jackie Aust

Use the sandpaper type sharpener, the kind that looks like a small,
rectangular paddle with tear-off strips of sandpaper stapled to it.