Handmade Sumi-E Brushes Yasutomo


These Sumi-e artist brushes are made by the best brush makers in Japan. These brushes bear the Kumano Fude quality label and serial number proving their authenticity and quality. Artists, students and teachers will enjoy new found levels of Sumi-e skills as these brushes are discovered and employed. Each of these brushes are hand crafted by skilled brush makers and are of the highest quality. There are many types of brushes for Sumi-e and Calligraphy. Unlike Western brushes there aren’t a hundred types with one hair mixture. Each type is its own mixture and size depending on the usage.

Young Moon is mostly stiff, and is made with 60% horse, 30% sheep, and 10% nylon. This all-purpose brush has a large body and is good for most strokes.

New Leaves is medium stuff, and is made with 70% horse, 20% sheep, and 10% nylon. The long shape of this brush makes for bold strokes, and it is good for lettering and objects.

Item No. Description List Sale In Stock Notices Add to Cart
YOJB300
Medium Stiff New Leaves Sumi-E Brush
Brushes & Palette Knives / Oriental Brushes / Handmade Sumi-E Brushes
New Leaves (Medium Stiff) $27.85 $22.28
20% off
In stock
YOJB500
Mostly Stiff Young Moon Sumi-E Brush
Brushes & Palette Knives / Oriental Brushes / Handmade Sumi-E Brushes
Young Moon (Mostly Stiff) $27.85 $22.28
20% off
In stock