Notice to our Customers: Sidewinder
Studio will be closing from 31st March 2021, because I am turning my full
attention to painting and teaching Chinese brush painting.
huge thank you to customers and friends for your support and appreciation over
the past 10 years. Julia Martin
You will find our current range of brushes here all of which are of the highest quality for Chinese Brush Painting. We are excited that a selection of exceptional brushes, made by Mr Li of Hangzhou (supplier to the China Academy of Art), Mr Wu, a renowned brush maker in Shanghai, and Mr Zhou of Beijing, are now exclusively available to our customers.
Work ~ firm and flexible, usually made from Weasel.
Work and General Use
brush ~ colour work ~ very difficult to manage.
Flowers, petals and soft leaves
Calligraphy, bamboo trunks
Cloud ~ core of stiff hair giving resilience and softer outer hair (sheep) to
use – more controllable than sheep
and large leaves
fine tip with body holding water
work and Gong Bi
lines, texture, landscape