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This hair comes from the Siberian and Manchurian Sable, better known under the name of Kolinsky. It is a small animal that lives in the coldest areas of these regions, giving it a very strong and dense hair, an ideal hair for watercolor. It has fantastic spring, snap, and color holding ability.
This watercolor brush has been carefully tested for professional designers and retouchers. It has a seamless nickel-plated brass ferrule, a short black polished handle, and a beige tip.
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I always buy the best.
from Aurora, CO
Comments about Raphaël Kolinsky Red Sable Extra Pointed Round Series 8408:
Used for detail on watercolor paintings also for signing name
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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This Raphael Kolinsky brush is amazingly good!
from Flat Rock North Carolina
I have been using the brush for Botanical Illustration.
excellent for botanical watercolor art
By mc'lovin' art lady
from mpls mn
Wonderful for botanical watercolor art. I find it to hold a nice sharp point and also holds water well. I purchased the #3 and #4. Love them both and will purchase again when needed.
Love this kolinsky! Handle, size brush tip...
from Monticello, florida
This is used for flowing paint! You just want to continue.
Buy at least one
Everyone should have at least one Kolinsky sable brush, and the smaller ones are not all that expensive. Enjoy
(3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)
I would buy these again and again
By Botanist For Life
from Atlanta, Georgia
I'm a botanical artist and I love them. They keep a very fine point, which I need, they hold a lot of water, and they last for a very long time. I love them more than the Series 7......a lot more.
(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)
Kolinsky brushes are amazing. My first high quality brush. What a difference. Buy at least one and see the difference yourself
(2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)
Love my Raphael brushes
By Desert Man
from Las Cruces, NM
These brushes exceeded my expectations ... I bought numbers 4 & 6...I have other Kolinsky sable brushes that are also very well made but these simply blew them away ... they hold wonderful points and I can control them to make extremely fine lines in watercolor ...great paint holding capacity and extremely responsive at the tip ... from very fine to very broad strokes these are a joy to paint with... really glad I got them.
By Watercolor Artist
from Vancleve, KY
this brush is really great! No lie! I love the point and the snap of the brush.
Best brush for botanical accuracy
from West Chester, PA
The quality is worth the price. The brush retains its point for a very long time, even with extensive usage.The belly holds just the right amount of water for continuous painting without having to reload frequently.
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