On Sun, 04 Sep 2005 22:56:38 -0500, Australopithecus scobis
The older, more curmudgeonly and tighter-fisted I get, the more I'm
happy to spend on pencils (only Derwents) and brushes. Axminster's
string-tied Chinese brushes are excellent for hide glue, having just the
right "hand" of bristles and no metal to corrode and stain the glue.