Hog Bristle

Oil Paint Tutorials

Hog bristles are a natural animal fiber that work well for moving large amounts of oil color across a canvas. Water tends to bloat the hog bristle hairs and make them splay out.  Hog brushes used with acrylic, watercolor or other media that involves the use of water tend to lose their shape quickly.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *