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This bamboo brush has a long, tapered point of soft, dyed goat hair for watercolors, ink, and Japanese calligraphic lettering. It's hand set in a plastic ferrule with a plastic bamboo handle.
Set of 3
This set includes sizes 2, 4, and 6
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perfect for me
By Ceramic-Watercolor artist
from Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Comments about Blick Bamboo Brush Series 564:
Holds a point nicely, but holds enough water, too. Essential for what I do!
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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Makes application precise
Tags: Hand-glazed Ceramic, Dick Blick Customer, Milwaukee Wisconsin, Picture of Product, Ceramic Watercolor, Using Product, Ceramic-watercolor, As Seen On Etsy, Faith Ann Original, Made with Product, Handmade Ceramic
Tags: Poppies, Ceramic-watercolor, Faith Ann Originals, Appleton, Dick Blick Customer, Handmade Ceramic, As Seen On Etsy, Made with Product, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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Bamboo Brush the Best
I cannot find anything wrong with this product. I use the brushes for ink washes and watercolor painting. I like them for the ability to lay down a swath of color or for tiny details. It is its versatility I like.
Bamboo Calligraphy Paintbrushes--WOW!
from Austin, TX
I got much more than I bargained for...the image online for the brushes I received did them no justice! I often compare quality of the materials I am interested in purchasing online and I thought, especially die to the low price, that I would relieve OKAY quality brushes. Thankfully, I was pleasantly surprised...it was the touch of elegance my Zen class needed; thank you! I WILL be buying from you again...spreading the word! :-)
By Sue Falls
from Sioux Falls, SD
I'm using these brushes with novice Chinese Brush painting students. They are very pointed, which is what I look for in good brushes. It's great to have a 3-brush set of sizes for the students. Very reasonably priced.
Blick Bamboo Brush
I used this product with watercolor. The small brush worked well but had stray hairs sticking out. The large brush looses hair in the paint. Like cheap brushes sometimes do.
Bottom Line No, I would not recommend this to a friend
Merchant response: We're sorry to hear that these brushes haven't performed well for you. Someone from our Customer Care Center will be reaching out to you to see how we can help.
Stamped with Bramd
By Elementary Art Teacher
These brushes are a good value. Three sizes are useful for water coloring, calligraphy, etc. I bought a lot of them for use in my elementary art room. I was disappointed to see that each brush is stamped "Dick Blick". I will be spending some time to find a solvent that will take the print off- I don't need to hear each child read the name and laugh.Other than that, a great product.
I I use bamboo brushes in many painting
By No nick name
from Athens, Ohio
I use bamboo brushes in many painting projects including Sumi-E work. They are long lasting and for me practical hard working tools.Joy
Bamboo brushes a hit!
By Art mom
from Chicago, IL
I gave these to my daughter as part of a Christmas gift with some drawing inks. She was thrilled and couldn't wait to use them.
By sweet su
from prunedale, ca
The last time I purchased bamboo brushes was over 30 years ago. Things change, of course. I do like these brushes, they do all I require of them, very well. I am using them to do traditional Japanese brush paintings. I have no complaints.
Not a good brush for Chinese character
from Cary, NC
I bought it with the intention to practice Chinese Characters. First the tip of the brush is not trimed, secondly it does not hold ink, and very easy to bleed. Thirdly, one of the brush came without the cap.
Merchant response: We are sorry to see that you were not completely satisfied with our Bamboo brushes. A member of our Customer Care team will contact you to see if we can assist you with a return or exchange.
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