A palette knife is usually a flexible steel blade and no cutting edge used to mix colours or to apply colors for example to a painting.
Knives come primarily in two types:Palette knife resembling a putty knife with a rounded tip, suited for mixing paints on the palette.Pallette knife with a pointed tip, lowered like a trowel, suited for painting on canvas.
While palette knives are manufactured without sharpened cutting edges, with prolonged use they may become sharpened by the action of abrasive pigments such as earth colors.
We provide a selection of painting and palette knives. Our palette knives are suitable for use with oil, acrylic and alkyd colour.