Brush Parts

Read this tip to make your life smarter, better, faster and wiser. LifeTips is the place to go when you need to know about Ceramic Brushes and other Ceramics topics.

How do I care for my brushes?

Brush Parts

Most ceramic brushes have of four parts--

1) TIP - the very end of the brush hairs
2) RESERVOIR -the hairs that hold a reserve of color
3) FERRULE- the metal part
4) HANDLE -usuall made of wood, acrylic,or bamboo

The tip and reservoir are probably the most important parts of any brush, but the handle should be evenly weighted to achieve a well balanced brush stroke.

   

Comments

Nobody has commented on this tip yet. Be the first.



Name:


URL: (optional)


Comment:


Not finding the advice and tips you need on this Ceramics Tip Site? Request a Tip Now!


Guru Spotlight
George Sayour