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Princeton Catalyst Tool Mini Blade #6

The Princeton Catalyst Tool Mini Blade is a versatile and convenient artistic tool with a range of applications. Here are the key features and uses of this tool:

  1. Material: The Catalyst Mini Blade is made from flexible silicone, which provides a unique and pliable quality. The flexibility of the blade allows for various artistic techniques and applications.
  2. Wooden Handle: The blade is mounted on a wooden handle, providing a comfortable grip and control during your artistic process. The handle is designed for easy maneuverability.
  3. Designed for Heavy-Bodied Acrylics and Oil Paint: The Catalyst Mini Blade is specifically designed to work well with heavy-bodied acrylic paints and oil paints. Its flexibility and shape allow for creative applications and textured effects in your artwork.
  4. Suitable for Encaustics: Like other Catalyst tools, the Mini Blade is heat resistant, making it suitable for use with encaustics. Encaustic painting involves working with heated wax-based paints, and the heat-resistant nature of the silicone blade allows for safe and effective use.
  5. Versatile Applications: The Catalyst Mini Blade can be used in a variety of creative endeavors. Its convenient size and variety of shapes make it suitable for cake decorating, food crafting, ceramics, plaster, and painting. The tool opens up endless possibilities for adding texture and unique effects to your projects.
  6. Solvent Resistant and Easy to Clean: The Mini Blade is solvent resistant, allowing for easy cleaning and maintenance. Paint can be wiped off or washed off with mild soap and water. Dried paint can be peeled off the silicone surface. The blades can even be removed from the handle for more thorough cleaning and then reattached once dry.
  7. Dishwasher Safe (Handle Removal Required): The Mini Blade is dishwasher safe, making cleaning even more convenient. However, it is important to remove the handles before placing them in the dishwasher for proper cleaning.


4 in stock

In summary, the Princeton Catalyst Tool Mini Blade offers artists and crafters a versatile tool for working with heavy-bodied acrylics, oil paints, encaustics, cake decorating, food crafting, ceramics, and plaster. Its flexible silicone blade, convenient size, variety of shapes, and easy-to-clean features make it a valuable addition to any artist’s toolbox.