Made with good-quality gold taklon, these brushes are very durable and terrific for use with any water-based media. Assortment includes 12 each of pointed rounds in sizes 1, 3, 5, 7 and 9, plus 12 each of shaders in sizes 2, 4, 6, 8 and 10. Brushes feature seamless aluminum ferrules. Short, translucent blue, plastic handles with beveled ends, great for scraping paint. The plastic handles won't absorb water, so they won't expand and contract. 120 brushes in all. Packaged in plastic blue tray that can be used for storage and drying.