Canadian Pastel Suppliers


Canadian Pastel Suppliers & Retailers:


Delta Art
11116 – 120 Street
Edmonton,AB  T5G 2X8
Phone: 780-455-7983
Hard Pastels: Conte, NuPastels
Soft Pastels: Art Spectrum/Colourfix, Cretacolor Chunky Pastel, Daler Rowney, Maimeri, Mungyo, PanPastels, Rembrandt, Sennelier, Unison
Pastel Pencils: Carb-Othello, Conte, Derwent, Koh-inoor
Other Pastel Supplies: Pastel Shapers, Sofft Tools, Colour Shapers, Art Spectrum Primers, Schmincke & Spectrafix Fixatives
Pastel Papers: Ampersand Pastel Board, Canson Ingres and Mi-teintes, Colourfix, Fabriano, Wallis, Velour, Suede Matboard

The Paint Spot
10032 - 81 Avenue,
Edmonton, AB
T6E 1W8
Phone: 1-800-363-0546
Pastels: Sennelier, Schmincke, Holbein pastels available in sets as well as singly, PanPastels, Soft Carbothello pencil pastels
Papers: Sennelier Le Carte, Art Spectrum ColourFix, Wallis Pastel Paper, St Armand Sabretooth, Canson Me-Teintes single sheets & pads, Fabriano Tizianno, Velour paper in several colours. DISCOUNTS: Buy 10 sheets Save 10%, Buy 20 sheets save 20%.
Selection of pastel boxes including The Roz Box.
Very informative website & they will ship anywhere.


More to follow shortly.......


621 Chatham St.
Victoria, BC
V8T1E2 (you can only access sales flyer on their website)
Phone: 250-384-3766 Toll-free: 1-800-669-5188
Pastels: Open stock (limited colours) of Sennelier and boxed sets
Papers: Sennelier La Carte and Canson Mi-Tientes paper

Island Blue Print Co Ltd
905 Fort St. at Quadra
Victoria, BC
V8V 3K3
Phone: 250-385-9786
(They also have an outlet in Sidney, BC)
Pastels: Pan Pastel sets, Sennelier half stick sets. Used to have Unison openstock but recently discontinued
Papers: Canson Mi-Tientes paper & Paper that is 22 x30" Not sure what make it is but described thus: Resists turpentine and water wash. The marble dust coating is applied to 100% rag paper. 

512 Herald Street
Victoria, BC,
V8W 1S6
Phone: 250-386-8133 Toll-free 1-800-524-6555
Pastels: Open-stockk and sets of Rembrandt and Schminke and Panpastels
Papers: Canson Mi-Tientes paper and boards, Colourfix, Hahnemuhle Velour, St Armand Canal and Sabretooth






Above Ground Art Supplies
74 McCaul Street
Toronto, ON
Phone: 416-591-1615 Toll Free: 1-800-591-1615
Pastels: NuPastel, Polychromas, Schmincke, Rembrandt, Sennelier, Creative Studio, Derwent Pastel Pencils
Papers: Murano Sanded Paper
Offers great prices on shipping..over $200 free

Alexander Art Materials & Supplies
78 Hurontario Street
Collingwood, ON
L9Y 2L8
Phone: 705-293-1771
Pastels: Rembrandt boxed and single colours.
Papers: Kitty Wallis 18"x24" and 24"x36", other packaged papers.
Very limited space but he is willing to order other pastels and papers if requested

The Colour Jar
120 Garafraxa N,
Durham, ON
N0G 1R0
Phone: 519-369-1283
Pastels: Boxed Sets
Papers: Saint Armand Sabretooth (More product research needed)‎
Willing to order other pastels and papers if requested.

David G. Guthrie Custom Framing Ltd.
103/105 - 4093 Meadowbrook Drive
London, Ontario
N6L 1G1
Phone: 519-652-1066
Pastels: A complete line of pan pastels, with Schmincke and NuPastel in small affordable boxes.
Papers: UArt 200 thru 800 and a new sueded paper.
Also exceptional prices on framing supplies and all other mediums.

King’s Framing & Art Gallery & Art Supplies

188 Voyer Red.

Corbeil, ON


PASTELS: CaranD'Ache Pastel Cubes, Holbein Soft Pastels, Jack Richeson semi-hard Pastel, Pan Pastels, Prismacolor Nupastel, Rembrandt, Sennelier, Schmincke, Unison.

PASTEL PENCILS: Bruynzeel, Caran D'Ache, Conte, Cretacolor, Derwent, Stabilo Carbothella

Papers: UART Professional Sandpaper (240 to 800), Art Spectrum Colourfix sanded paper, Canson Mi-Touch Sandpaper, Richeson Pastel Gatorboards, St. Armand Sabretooth pastel paper, Strathmore pastel paper, Fabiano Tiziano Pastel sheet, Canson Mi-Teintes, Canson Ingres, Clairefontaine Pastel Mats, Hahnemuhle Velour and Suede Archival Mat-boards.

Other: SpectraFix, Pastel Shapers, Sofft Tools, Colour Shapers, Fixatives, kneaded erasers, books on pastel painting, etc.

Informal and secure website, very helpful staff and offer free shipping on orders $75 and over (over sized or over weight items extra).

We offer competitive prices and match competitors prices. 

Mixed Media - Hamilton's independent art shop
154 James St. N.
Hamilton L8R 2K7
Phone: 905-529-2323
Pastels: Open stock - including the 25 best selling sticks each from Terry Ludwig, Great American and Mount Vision. Also Schmincke, Faber-Castell and a broad range from Unison will arrive over the coming months. Sets have also been replenished.
Papers: Art Spectrum, Suede, Pastelmat, Uart and Kitty Wallis papers in stock.
Pastel Artists Canada members receive a 10% discount

Pastel Studio Art Supplies
64 Grand Ave South, Unit 98,
Cambridge, ON
Phone: 1-866-536-9616
Email: Email:

June 2016 - CLOSED retail store for pastel supplies but it's still open for hosting workshops

North Art Supplies
6 West St. N.
Huntsville, ON
Phone: 705-788-0726 Toll free: 1-800-628-5681
Pastels: Holbein - single and sets, Rembrandt, Bruynzeel Pencils
Papers: Tiziano paper, Strathmore series 500, Uart
Other: SpectraFix
10% discount given to PAC members

Studio Six Framing & Art Supplies
157 Denison St.
Markham, ON
L3R 1B5
Phone: 905-475-1136

Pastels: Daler-Rowney, Pan Pastels, Schmincke, Sennelier, Great American Art Works, Richeson, Conte a Paris Pastel Pencils
Papers: Art Spectrum Colourfix, Schmincke Sansfix, Canson Mi-Teintes, Canson Mi-Teintes Touch, Sennelier La Carte, Clairefontaine PastelMat, Richeson Premium

Fixatives: Spectrafix, Lascaux, Daler-Rowney Perfix, Schmincke, Sennelier LaTour
Other: Erasers, DVDs, Books, The Roz Bags & Boxes, Pastel Storage box, Colour Shapers, Sofft Tools and more!

Wyndham Art Supplies
164 Wyndham St.
Guelph, ON
Phone: 519-767-1317 Toll-free: 1-800-560-1970

Pastels: Diane Townsend pastels, Schmincke soft pastels, Holbein soft pastels, Carbothello pastel pencils, Faber Castell Polychromos firm pastels, NuPastels, Holbein oil pastels 

Other: Art Spectrum Colourfix sanded paperPastel Premier sanded paperCanson Mi-Teintes, among other pastel papersand a very good range of drawing, printmaking, watercolour and washi papers. 

Other: Kneaded erasers, books on pastel painting, etc. Very helpful staff and they will give you a 10% discount card.

it's not yet an exhaustive list.






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