Embrace new brush technological advances and save animals at the same time! Black Swan Brushes are an exceptionally durable, animal-friendly synthetic alternative to traditional red sable brushes! The gorgeous ebony bristles are designed to be highly soft yet strong an durable, able to handle heavy bodied media like acrylics and oils with ease. Offering excellent color retention and control, they provide effortless color application for glazing and washes. Brushes are designed with seamless nickel-plated brass ferrules and attached to lightweight, well-balanced wooden handles. A portion of all proceeds from the Black Swan line are donated to help protect wild animals!