Artist's paint brushes come in an array of sizes, shapes, and hairs. Find out more about the different shapes of art paint brush and their uses in this visual index, and try this Paint Brush Quiz.
By Marion Boddy-Evans, About.com Guide
|How the Size of an Art Paint Brush is Indicated||Relative Sizes of Brushes||Thickness of a Brush||Parts of an Art Paint Brush|
|Filbert Brush||Round Brush||Flat Brush||Rigger or LinerBrush|
|Sword Brush||Mop Brush||Fan Brush||Waterbrush: A Cross Between a Brush and a Fountain Pen|