Goat & Wolf Combination Hair
Brush Length: 8"(capped) Bristle Length: 1 1/4" x 1/2"
It is a combination of goat or soft hair(90%) surrounding a wolf or stiff core(10%). The wolf hair tip is used to draw lines with calligraphic expression. In Chinese it is called Baiyun or "white-clouds" brush. Ideal for washing sky or backgrounds, and applying colors.
The end of brush handle is the piston knob which is used not only to fill the reservoir, but also controls the flow or releasing water. Like "regular" brushes, you may use them painting either indoors or outdoors. Perfect for sumi or watercolor paintings, and ideal for waterbrush for half pans, watercolor pencils, soluble crayons, and pastels.
*You may also order individually if you prefer. Please check it out.
**The brush is very easy to clean, just squeeze out some water and brush it on a paper towel. Main care tip for the water brushes would be to clean and drain them before storing them when they are not going to be used for a while.
Related Article: How to use the Piston Filler Waterbrush?
Compared with squeezable barrel waterbrush or aquabrush:
| ||Our Piston Fountain Brush Pen || Squeezable Barrel WaterBrushes|
|Easy to Fill || Yes|| No|
|Flow Control|| Precise control by piston knob || No control device, to much water flow|
| Similar to traditional brush|| Too stiff and springing,not flexible|
Designed for Sumi-e
| Yes|| No|