The bullnose pointing trowel is for polishing the final layer of plaster just prior to transferring the cartoon and for polishing the painted fresco. It is also useful for applying plaster in tight or curved areas. Pointing trowels are handy tools for patchwork and for cleaning other tools.
The blade, post and tang is forged from a single piece of high-grade tool steel for maximum strength. The hardwood handle is held in place by a polished steel ferrule. The handle rise is set for the correct "hang" and balance. The blade is taper-ground and polished to give it the right amount of flexibility.
The lengths of pointing trowels range from 11,5 cm to 17,75 cm (4-1/2 to 7 inches), the most popular sizes being 12.7 and 15.2 cm (5- and 6-inch) lengths.
Made in the U.S.A.
Natural Pigments is a limited liability company based in Willits, California. We manufacture and distribute rare and hard-to-find materials for fine artists and decorators. We specialize in supplying artists' materials that were used in historical painting since pre-historic times up to and including the nineteenth century.
We constantly search for materials and products of the finest quality so that we can bring them direct to you from the source. To do so, we travel the world to find materials specifically for use by professional artists and decorators. We obtain minerals from mines in Afghanistan, Chile, Russia, Ukraine and Uzbekistan, to name a few places, processing these into natural pigments. We purchase resins, gums and plants from India, Kenya and Malaysia to make natural varnishes and painting mediums.
Our mission is to provide the largest variety of natural pigments, paints and other professional artists' supplies, enabling us to bring you a selection that makes shopping for rare and hard-to-find art materials easy. Our objective is to promote the education and use of these materials among artists by providing detailed information for their employment in encaustic, fresco, oil, watercolor and tempera painting.
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This product is shipped from our warehouse in Gretna, NE, USA.
This product is brand new and includes the manufacturer's warranty, so you can buy with confidence.
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