Types and use methods of watercolor brushes

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Watercolor brushes mainly have two kinds. For instance, brushes made of hair and nylon draws the different feelings because of different pen waist and maintenance method. At the beginning of painting, as long as with the preparation of flat brush and intermediate dark round brush and brush painting, it can cope with squirrel. 

Watercolor brushes mainly have two kinds. For instance,Guest Posting brushes made of hair and nylon draws the different feelings because of different pen waist and maintenance method. At the beginning of painting, as long as with the preparation of flat brush and intermediate dark round brush and brush painting, it can cope with squirrel. For the flat brush painting of large area, squirrel hair brush is used for lead wire.    

One, flat watercolor brush    

Goat wool and nylon wool are mixed. It is used in paper with water giving moisture, and also used to draw broad drag sweeping strokes. Flat side can draw rough lines.    

Tow, oval watercolor brush    

The brush hair is squirrel. After flooding almost expanded two times, the nib is also easy to gather and can draw fine and sharp tension wire. It can also be used to brush with the brush lying and abdomen at the screen drum brush.    

Three, color flat watercolor brush  The brush hair is made of nylon: the interior is soft; the outer is the volume of a layer of hard hair with more powerful waist. Flat side can draw a sharp line and panel can also be used to show Western-style buildings of the filling effect.    

Four, flat watercolor brush  Weasel hair and nylon wool are mixed. The pen nib waist is elastic and neat. The advantages will be larger when painting windows and tile.    

Five, wool pen    

This kind of pen is suitable for dry brush technique, which is often used in paint hair details (pen is easily broken, so the best is to cut short and volume of plastic zone).    

Six, squirrels brush    

The middle of squirrels is added the horsehair to strengthen the pen waist. Even using coarse pigment, it still can smooth the pen on the pen nib. For performance of the tensions and level of detail, you can use this pen.    

Seven, goat brush    

This brush is used when making pigment absorption ability, rough ground color and wet breaking wet techniques. Because of different manufacturers, the sizes and types of brush are different. But after stained with water, the brush point is tidy and easy to gather the pen nib, which is also more comfortable.   1. Red sable hair paintbrush (weasel). The pen is fine and easy to grip, which is often used for drawing wire.    

2. Round pen made of squirrel hair. The pigment absorption amount is easy to gather. Because of the relatively short pen-holder, it is suitable for fast drawing. More important is used to dry brush technique.    

3. Hazel pen which is the frequent one used in oil painting and acrylic painting. The pen waist is elastic and more suitable for dealing with the details. Hazelnut pen made of pig hair possesses greater hardness and easily damaged paper surface, so the purchase of the brush should be careful. In fact, the middle of brush is used nylon hair, but it can show the painting effect of sable hair (black weasel hair) brush.    

4. Watercolor pen head. The brush pen is neat which can fully absorb the pigment with easy operation.    

Maintenance methods of brushes    

Watercolor paint can be fully washed in water. Shaking animation pen up and down in the water can make you wash away the pigment stuck on the pen hair root. Watercolor brushes should be saved after fully drying in the air, otherwise it may mildew. In addition, brush pen made of nylon hair is suitable to draw sharp lines with elastic waist. But if not well preserved, the pen is easy to curl. The curled pen will get better if washed in the hot water. Saving the brush should pay special attention to reducing the burden on the nib.    


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