Brushes and Palette Knives

Situated in George in the Western Cape, where many local artists reside, you will find The Little Art Shop that stocks a wide variety of brushes for your preferred media, whether that be oil painting, acrylics, water colour, stencilling or crafting, in your favourite brand and to suite all pockets!

  • Round
  • Flat
  • Bright
  • Filbert
  • Fan
  • Rigger
  • One Stroke
  • Spotter
  • Detail
  • Stencil
  • Angle
  • Angle Shader
  • Sword
  • Hake
  • Varnish
  • Goat Mop
  • Taklon
  • Hoghair
  • Synthetic
  • Sable
  • Faux Squirrel

Palette Knives

The Little Art Shop also stocks your favourite Palette Knives, sold loose from sizes 1 – 12, or in handy sets of 4 or 5 knives.  Ideal for applying paint or texture paste, adhesives, or other media. Used for:

  • Mixing
  • Creating texture
  • Impasto
  • Oil
  • Acrylic
  • Mixed media
Daler Rowney Aquafine brushes

Unique formulation of thick & thin filaments

Tapered to a point

Available in Sable, Synthetic & Goats hair


Rubber Brushes

A variety of Paint & sculpt shapers

Creates beautiful textures

Apply & remove paint, blend & define pastel or charcoal, smooth & contour clay

Gallery Mop Brushes

Keeps the same shape  wet or dry

Ideal for achieving fluid washes over large areas

Prime art Bianco Brushes

Synthetic all purpose multimedia

Suitable for Acrylic, Oil, Water colour & Gouache

Available in various sizes

Available in flat & round


Palette Knives

Available loose in sizes 1 – 12

Available in 5 piece sets

Available in Stainless steel or plastic

Ideal for Mixed media & painting techniques


Prime art – Dynasty 8300 Brushes

Superior interlocked synthetic fibres

Suitable for Heavy Acrylic & oil

Available in Bright Flat, Fan, Filbert & Round

Speciality Brush sets

We stock a wide variets of brush sets from:

  • Textured, double sided brush & silicone tips
  • Mont Marte Gallery series oil sets
  • Mont Marte Mini detail taklon brush sets
  • Detail liners
Dala Hogs Hair Flats
  • A popular school choice of flat brushes for oil and acrylic painting in various sizes
Dala 577 Series
  • A popular choice for both school and home in various sizes
Dala Series 504 Round
  • Available in an assortment of sizes
  • wideley used for stenciling as well as painting
Speciality Brushes
  • Widely know as needle point or cats tongue
  • Used for water colour
  • Used for leaf techniques


Mont Marte Stencil Brushes
  • Flat head
  • Hog bristle
  • Ideal for crisp stencil application, dotting and creating interesting textures and patterns
  • Short wide natural wood handle is easy to grip and has a seamless aluminium ferrule

Varnish Brushes
  • A selection of varnish brushes in various sizes to suite you application requirements
Watercolour, Oil, Acrylic Brushes
  • We have a wide variety of brushes & palette knives in all shapes and sizes for all painting mediums, and for various techniques – talk to our friendly staff if you don’t find what you are looking for and we can try to source it for you.
Synergy Brushes
  • Hi-Flex synthetic bristle
  • For oil and acrylic
  • Round, Filbert, Bright
Dala Golden Taklon brushes
  • For oil, acrylic and mixed media
  • Short handle
  • Flat, Round, Angle and Filbert
Hake Brushes
  • various sizes
  • soft goat hair
  • ideal for washes

Childrens First Brushes

  • Soft touch grip
  • Designed for little hands
  • Sturdy, soft, synthetic hair, cusioned foam gri.