Brush Cleaning Tank
The flag, the delicate split-end of each bristle tip, if damaged opens
the bristle's hollow shaft to capillary drying of its natural oils.
The brittle bristle then breaks.
Stroking the brush across the smooth aluminum coil screen submerged in a
brush cleaning fluid effectively exposes colors in the brush to
the fluid's cleaning action. The color solids settle to the bottom,
the flag is undamaged, the brush is properly cleaned, and will remain
and other water-based colors are easily cleaned from brushes using clear
Available from finer art material supply stores throughout North America.
Silicoil Brush Cleaning Tanks are labeled in English, French and Spanish.
Silicoil Brush Cleaning Fluid - Discontinued Fall 2015