This Soft Grip brush set has specially designed handles that are ideal for comfortable, extended use. The clear acrylic handles are slightly thicker than usual and have a soft rubber grip molded into the handle. The brush heads are made of White Taklon which is a high quality Taklon that performs beautifully while offering an economical way to enjoy painting. These brushes will work with any media but performs best with water-based paints and acrylics. This set contains an assortment of 5 brushes. You get one each of a #2 round, #1, 6 and 8 bright and a #8 filbert. Each brush head is fixed into a polished aluminum ferrule. The brushes are approximately 8" long. The set comes in a clear reusable poly bag.