Squirrel hair is a dark, soft, dense hair that is normally used in brushes that must hold a lot of water or that do not need spring in the tip. Squirrel is an exceptionally soft, absorbent hair. This natural material produces a brush that is very absorbent, not springy, but comes to an excellent point. Squirrel hair makes the best watercolor paint brushes without the added expense of Red Sable. They can also be used for inks and dyes, glass silk and porcelain painting. These brushes are an exceptional value because 8 of the 10 are on Clearance.
Gordon Brush Mfg. Co., Inc., has a rich history as an American manufacturer of brooms and brushes. Established in 1951, Gordon Brush® includes two brands whose origins date back to 1855 and 1897. All told, the Company manufactures over 17,000 stock, specialty, and custom brushes and brooms, in its 183,000 sq. ft., state-of-art, ISO 9001:2015 certified, manufacturing facility in the City of Industry, CA.
Please contact Gordon Brush® for additional information: Telephone: 323 724-7777, 800 950-7950 or email: [email protected].