About Escoda Brush Company (Barcelona)
To this day, the Escodas insist on using only the finest natural and synthetic hairs in the brushes. In addition to utilizing superior materials, each Escoda brush is created through a wholly unique process and features an exclusive triple crimp design. The art of making brushes since 1933 - The small business that Josep Escoda built had a little break during the years of the Civil War in Spain, retaking the factory activity at the beginning of the 40s. It was a post-war time with plenty of difficulties in obtaining quality source materials. Despite the situation, the Escoda brush factory was slowly growing.
Who is the founder of Escoda Brush?Escoda Brush was founded by Josep Escoda Roig (1902-1982) creates in Sabadell, near Barcelona, a small business of brushes and paintbrushes for decoration and Fine Arts.
Where was Escoda Brush first made? In 1933, Escoda (the surname of the funder) became the first brush factory in Spain because until then artists used the ones made in other European countries, especially France and Germany.
How is Escoda made? The process of designing and creating Escoda brushes begins and ends with brush artisans who meticulously craft each brush by hand.