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This is one of Princeton's best-selling and most affordable brush lines. For students, these are great brushes to start with — but they're also ideal for artists who do a lot of scrubbing and really beat up their brushes!
Strong, sturdy, inexpensive, and made for everyday use, these all-purpose brushes are for use with oil and acrylic paint.
Thick and full-bodied, they hold lots of paint. Pure interlocking white Chinese hog bristle holds its shape extremely well.
Each brush has a seamless aluminum ferrule, fitted into a lacquered dark blue handle.
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(based on 8 reviews)
of respondents would recommend this to a friend.
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By Susan H.
from Port Charlotte FL
Comments about Princeton Series 5200 Natural Bristle Brushes:
These brushes are a good balance between cost and quality. I have really enjoyed using my Princeton brushes and, in fact, ordered several. They hold up well, don't shed hairs, and perform well.
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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Needed a stiff acrylic brush so decided to try. Looks well made and a solid value. I ordered the Bright which has short bristles and it does a good job scrubbing paint.
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By tootles the wanna be artist
from San Diego, CA
Comments about Princeton Series 5200 Natural Bristle Round:
I received my Blick Princeton Series 5200 brushes in record time and they were exactly what I ordered and needed. They are extremely good quality and I will be using them for a very long time. I plan to order from Blick in the future
I like these brushes
from Rockland, MA
Comments about Princeton Series 5200 Natural Bristle Bright:
These brushes are rather nice. They work well, hold paint decently and are a good deal.
from Milwaukee, Wisconsin
The Princeton #6300 series brushes are my "go to" brushes...like them a lot.
size 6 5200 round princeton series brushes
We used these brushes to do detail work on acrylic paintings. My students said they worked great and I find them to be a good brush for the price.
(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)
Not what they used to be
I use these for classes. Several years ago I ordered a few dozen of these on the recommendation of another artist. Loved them... they were great. Worn those out so I ordered more. These are not the same quality. Almost like painting with stiff straw. Bad. I will be returning the unused ones and looking elsewhere for replacements.
Bottom Line No, I would not recommend this to a friend
Merchant response: We're sorry to hear that these brushes aren't performing as you expected. Our Product Specialists are happy to assist you with suggested alternatives that might work better for you. Please feel welcome to contact them at 1-800-933-2542. Our Product Information team is available from 8am to 5:30pm weekdays, or by email at email@example.com, and they're more than happy to assist you!
(0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)
Best products to buy
By Amy the Artist
from North little Rock, AR
Comments about Princeton Series 5200 Natural Bristle Angle Bright:
The sketch are greatThe brushes last foreverI love the different colors of paint
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