Zest It has been around for a number of years now but with the introduction of the new Zest-it Blending Sponge we see it being targeted directly at coloured pencil and oil pastel artists.
Many coloured pencil artists already know that blending with solvents is hazardous to your health, especially if you’re a cheeky smoker leaning over your bottle of blending solution. If that’s the case…be prepared for a BOOM! (That’s right smokers, yet another reason for you to quit!)
Lets start by seeing exactly what this stuff is. Well put simply Zest It is an easy, clean and convenient way of blending coloured pencils and oil pastels using a watercolour brush on the sponge that comes in the small jar. You can also use stumps, tortillions and shapers.
Re-moisten the entire sponge when necessary with 5 ml of Zest-it Brush Cleaner, Pencil or Parchment Blend. The small Jar does come already moistened…
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