Nitram Mignonette are thin 4mm charcoal sticks specifically designed to fit the Nitram Bâton, a unique charcoal drawing device. These Nitram baton refills are extra soft. Each package contains seven Nitram Baton Refills – (7) Mignonettes charcoal sticks.
The Nitram Bâton provides a unique way to draw with charcoal.
Artists who have tried the Bâton:
“I love it! Lightweight and clean, easy to use and feels good in the hands…”
“Enables a good ‘taking in’ of the model and background at the same time”
Nitram soft charcoal is easy to erase and doesn’t leave behind a lot of dust as some charcoal does. With versatility and ease of use, Nitram Charcoal is the perfect choice for adding dark accents and tonal value to a drawing.
Nitram Charcoal is neither a willow nor a vine charcoal. It is produced using a unique process that maintains the wood’s cell structure. This process increases durability and prevents breakage, while also providing rich blacks and superior tonal values.
Despite its softness, Nitram batons can be sharpened. They will not crumble and are resistant to breakage, unlike willow or vine charcoal that can easily break.
Nitram Charcoal produces less dust when used or sharpened than most charcoal. Due to its unique manufacturing process, it creates less dust when used or sharpened. This makes Nitram a better choice for those sensitive to the dust of willow and vine charcoal.
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