Shiva Oilstiks are made from refined linseed oil blended with a quality pigment and solidified into a convenient stick form. They are low odor, easy to use, and easy to clean up with soap, water, baby wipes. No solvents needed! They have a rich, creamy consistency and colors are fully mixable. Most colors dry within 24 hours. Oilstiks are compatible with other oil paints and mediums and can be used on fabric, wood, metal, glass, plastics, walls. They are great for canvas, stamping, drawing, painting, glazing, ceramics, stenciling, faux finishing.