Connoisseur Hake brushes utilize the softest white sheep hair. The flat wide traditional hake brush is ideal for applying thin media over large areas. Perfect with sizing, gluing and as a wash brush. Flat handle combined with soft hair allows excellent brush control. Natural wood handle is hand split and double sewn. Connoisseur Fine Art brushes, made in Japan, are guaranteed for the life of the brush against defects in materials or manufacturing.