Inkston 经典狼毫 Classic Lang Hao “Wolf” Brush Set

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“Wolf” brushes use hair from the Chinese “Yellow mouse wolf” 黄鼠狼 – a type of weasel.  Premium Dong Lang Hao “Winter Wolf” brushes use the extra thick hairs produced in the winter in the cold and snowy  North East China. The best weasel hair is fine and glistening, smooth and elastic and suitable for both large and small brushes.

Weasel hair is not as quite stiff as rabbit hair but stiffer than wool and combination brushes, so it is preferred for detail work and regular script calligraphy (楷书 Kaishu). Weasel hair has lower absorption rate than wool and the hair is strong & flexible. Therefore, it performs very well on painting dry and ‘bone’ effects and for example for painting tree trunks with dry ink such as su ink.  Wolf brushes are easier to control than Wool brushes and so are also recommended for beginners.

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SKU ink-06Wsst-3737
asin B0757QQ3ZF
asinusa B0757QQ3ZF
UPC 601285837987

Set of three classic calligraphy brushes, also available separately:

Shaft: wood
Hair: 100% weasel hair
Craftsman: Xu Shi Chun

product code: 06Wsst (0601Ws, 0602Ws, 0603Ws)

Handmade Xuan brushes from traditional workshop in Anhui – see our Xuan brush article and our brush buyers guide.
Ideally use with Xuan Papers and Old Hu Kai Wen inksticks.

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1 review for Inkston 经典狼毫 Classic Lang Hao “Wolf” Brush Set

  1. Beautiful, high quality brush set – love it. Awesome customer service as well; very friendly and extremely quick in replying questions. I wouldn’t hesitate ordering at Inkston again!

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