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Synthetic Sable/Mongoose Brushes

Art to Art’s high quality and affordable range of synthetic sable brushes mimic the feel and performance of natural mongoose hair paint brushes. Finer and less dense than sable, our synthetic mongoose brushes hold their shape well and are great for achieving a variety of techniques. Shop paint brushes online at Art to Art and get free shipping when you spend over $100. Same day dispatch Australia-wide.

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Neef 450 Indian Sable Bright


Neef 455 Indian Sable Round


Neef 460 Indian Sable Filbert


Neef 465 Indian sable Long Filbert


Neef 470 Indian sable Long Flat


Neef 2010 Badgerlon Filbert


Synthetic Sable/Mongoose Brushes

The variety of synthetic mongoose brushes at Art to Art are a great alternative for artists who are on a budget! Our extra soft synthetic sable brushes feature a comfortable wooden brush handle, so you can easily create fine details and effects. 

Available in a range of sizes and shapes – so you’re sure to find the perfect mongoose brush for your artworks! Whether you’re working with oil paint, acrylic paint, watercolour paint or gouache paint, our synthetic hair brushes from trusted brand Neef will help you create your next masterpiece. 

Shop mongoose paint brushes at Art to Art today. Get free shipping when you spend over $100 and same-day dispatch. Plus, you can buy now and pay later with Afterpay. Be sure to check out our other art supplies, including canvas, paper and paint sets


Are synthetic brushes good for watercolour?

Synthetic sable watercolour brushes are great for all types of paints. The extra soft and stiff design allows them to hold the right amount of water and colour for all styles of painting. You will also get more control with our watercolour synthetic sable brushes, great for precise lines and details. 

Are synthetic brushes better than natural brushes for painting?

Synthetic sable brushes deliver a smoother application and hold more paint. They are also more affordable and are suited to all levels of expertise. Natural brushes are best suited for oil and watercolour paints as they won’t dry up the brush like acrylics. They are slightly more expensive and hold their shape well. 

Are synthetic sable brushes good? 

They sure are! Since synthetic mongoose brushes have been designed to replicate the real thing, they can hold a lot of colour and create smooth, flowing brush strokes. They are also able to create a variety of effects and hold their shape well.