Escoda's Versatil short handle brush can be used with oil color, acrylic paint and watercolor! The short handle is perfect for painting close-up work, such as fine lines and details. Also available within the series of short handle brushes is a travel series handle, which keeps the bristles protected during transit. The Versatil kolinsky brush is a close replica to a kolinsky brush, but with carefully designed and innovative synthetic bristles. It features an exceptional snap, superior absorption and incredible fluid retention. This brush has been field tested worldwide by artists and their feedback exceeded all expectations. They agree that Versatil has the feel and spring of a high-quality kolinsky sable brush, as well as a perfect point.