An all purpose brush shape creating thin to thick lines and fine detail and outlining.
All flat paint brushes including Bright brushes, Angular brushes, and Stroke Brushes create a crisp sharp edge and sharp corners. Flat brushes are used for covering large areas, flat strokes and broad sweeping strokes, as well as blending.
The Filbert paint brush has a round outer edge.
The Angular paint brush is very similar to a flat brush with the outer edge at an angle.
Bright brushes available in short or long handles, with the width and length of the brush head approx equal in size.
Particularly useful for controlled strokes.
Script brushes, Liner brushes, Detail Brushes, all similar brushes in three different lengths. All 3 brushes are used for painting fine lines, such as lettering, thin branches, or riggers on a sail.
Wash paint brushes are preferred by watercolourists for painting large washes.The Mop brush has a round ferrule whereas a Wash brush has a flattened ferrule creating a large Flat brush.The Oval Wash brush comes with an oval shaped outer edge.
A Deerfoot paint brush also known as a Deerfoot Stippler can be used wet or for dry brush stippling and pouncing. It's shape is slightly flared with an angled flat end resembling a deer's foot. Bristles range from soft to firm depending on desired texture.
A versatile brush used to paint both sharply defined edges and contrasting softly shaded areas.
Stencil paint brushes are used for dry brush stencilling.The bristles are densely packed and retain their shape well when pounced.
The lettering paint brush has very long hairs, holds a lot of colour, is soft with a flat end predominantly used for lettering and sign painting.
Fan brushes may be used for blending and feathering paint, also used for painting trees, branches, grasses.
Artists paint brushes are available in various shapes, sizes and hairs.
The choices are many and varied for children, beginners, students, and professional artists.
Watercolour artists would use a different range, compared with artists who specialise in oil painting.
Long handled brushes are for easel painting of oil and acrylic works of art.
A short handle is for watercolour, gouache and other painting created sitting at a table.