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This long-wearing painter's tool is designed to give you control in lifting and correcting, blending and softening, creating hard edges and perfectly straight lines, saving negative space, and applying masking fluid precisely. Any water-based medium flows smoothly, and cleans up easily. It can be cleaned with soap and water, and it is dishwasher safe.
An Incredible Nib is also included with the Incredible White Mask Frisket Kit.
Broad Incredible Nib
The white-barreled broad version of the Incredible Nib has a sharp point on one end and a ¼" diameter round wedge on the other.
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If you are going to use frisket, you have to get a Nib!
from Big Island Hawaii
Comments about Grafix Incredible Nib:
After using old brushes to apply frisket with messy results, I can't believe the control I get with the NIb.
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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Incredible nib for sure
from Palm Coast fl
so happy to find a tool that works well to apply masking fluid after ruining several brushes. Both the pointed end and the flat work great.
Custom Watercolor Pen
from Christiansburg, VA
The pointy tip works great for putting down fine lines at an even width. The tips soak up watercolor like a brush, but don't bend. It's like a customizable watercolor pen. The tips also wash out as easily as a brush. You might want one for frisket and one for paint.
(2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)
Progress is definitely a good thing!
By Karen the doodler
I learned about the Incredible Nib from reading Lian Quan Zhen's book on Chinese watercolor techniques (his work is amazing). The Art world is moving forward in great ways. I used to use a stylus with a metal nib that sometimes got rusty. Now we can use the Incredible nib. It's easy to wash, and takes the paint easily so there's no scratching the calligraphy paper. I love this for fine lines in watercolor painting and Sumi painting. The tip is hard so the lines are consistent.
(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)
like it a lot!
By MK Murphy
from Ann Arbor, MI
I use the nib to apply masking for watercolors. Saves ruining a paint brush. And I like the fine point I can get with it. I used it to create fine grasses with great success. Bought several for my painting buddies.
(3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)
Incredible Nib - A very helpful product!
from Ontario, Canada
Good product for lifting watercolour paint, especially thin lines. Both sides of the nib work really well.Being able to re-sharpen the point is very helpful.A light touch is needed as the abrasive edge will ruin the paperif too much pressure is used.I like it!
(5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)
Good for painting, not masking
from Brooklyn, NY
This behaves nicely as a way of applying watercolors and inks as if you are using a marker. But the texture of the nib becomes frayed very quickly when applying masking fluid and clogs up and stops being absorbent. If you want precision application of masks, use a ruling pen. If using a brush, let some soap dry in the bristles before using, then the masking fluid comes right off.
Graphic incredible nib
By Art fan
from Springfield, Illinois
Liquid frisket/masking material is difficult to apply for amateurs so you need the nib to help with application especially for fine lines. In comparison to other products on the market for the same purpose , this item is better made. Brushes aren't recommended unless you use ones you plan on throwing away when you are done.
from Scottsdale, AZ
Love this product. I am fairly new to watercolor and this is a must have tool for any watercolor artist!
(6 of 6 customers found this review helpful)
By The Tsarina
from Laurens SC
I use the incredible nib with acrylics. It is perfect for making fine lines with more control than a brush. It works best if you soak it in water for a few minutes prior to dipping it into paint.I am very satisfied with the product. The shipping was very prompt as well.
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