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Winsor & Newton have created a brush perfectly matched to their Artists’ Watercolor paints. This series of professional quality watercolor brushes features specially selected Kolinsky sable fitted into seamless ferrules. The innovative contoured, double-bodied handle with a satin matte finish provides a comfortable, secure grip.
Excellent color carrying capacity, ability to point, and spring back into shape are noted features of the “new classic” watercolor brush series.
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from Wichita, Ks
Comments about Winsor & Newton Artists' Pointed Round Watercolor Brushes:
These brushes looked exactly right...until I tried to paint with them.They do not hold paint or water. Also, they do not hold a point. Sadly, I am returning them.Very happy that I can return them and not just throw the money away. So thanks to Dick Blick's for that but shame on Winsor and Newton for selling inferior quality brushes! They are not suitable for watercolor painting of washes or details. Maybe I could mix paint with them!?
Bottom Line No, I would not recommend this to a friend
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By Jacl B
No question about it, these are pricey brushes, but the quality matches the price. Just excellent.The contoured handle feels great in the hand. The brush performs beautifully.It holds a lot of water and paint, rinses thoroughly, and dries to a perfect point. If this brush was a car it would be a Mercedes and unfortunately you can't buy a Mercedes for a Ford price.
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
Best watercolor brushes out there.
from Portland, OR
These brushes are well crafted, snapping into shape stroke after stroke.The handles are the perfect length and feel good in the hand. The various sizes are well proportioned length to width. They hold water better than any other brush I have used in over 40 years of painting.
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from Texas city, tx.
I bought this brush because I was wanting to sign my work. I do mixed media and on the canvas on the back I make sure I sign it. This brush is perfect for that.
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Comments about Winsor & Newton Artists' Round Watercolor Brushes:
I was very disappointed with these brushes. For what supposedly are kolinsky sable and the high price I expected long lasting high quality. These brushes, however, seem soft and mushy and don't hold a point. I struggled with them for several sessions over a few weeks and they got worse. I then decided to purchase truly high-end brushes and return these. What a difference! I am now able to paint properly.
Merchant response: We're sorry to hear that these brushes didn't meet your needs, and of course we were happy to work with you on an exchange. If there's anything else we can do to assist you, just let us know!
I am using theses brushes in watercolor and they are excellent, excellent, e cells t. They hold a fair amount of paint and handle well. I will replace my brushes with these as they wear out.
from Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri
I recently used this brush to do detail work on a bird. It worked well, I'm very pleased with the quality.
I plan to buy more.
These brushes are expensive for me, even on sale, but they are a delight. You can't compare them directly to the same size number in other brands, because they are much larger, size for size.
Brush tip was bent but works good
from Bee Cave TX
Brush tip was bent due to packaging. It's good though I wish I ordered the pointed one. Kinda pricy, but I guess it's good.
(0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)
Buying a brush without feeling it is so hard...
By Gone to the dogs
from Elmira NY
I bought a #6 brush hoping it would feel right and be a nice detail brush. I will come back for more of this set.
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